About

Cost
$ $ $ $ $
Difficulty
• • • • •
Time
30 mins

This design was inspired by the intricate lace patterns of crocheted doilies and autumn leaves.

Posted by Creating Kirigami Published
Downloads
  • Protractor_Template.jpg 62.7 KB [ Download ]
© 2021 Carlos N. Molina / Sterling · Reproduced with permission.
PrintEmbed
  • How to make a doily. Autumn Leaves Doily - Step 1
    Step 1

    With the colored side of the paper up, fold the square in half (bottom to top) to create a large white rectangle. Bring corners A and B together and pinch to mark the center on the folded edge.

  • How to make a doily. Autumn Leaves Doily - Step 2
    Step 2

    Place the rectangle on the Protractor Template (download attachment), aligning the pinched center with the protractor’s center. Draw a light line from the pinched center to the 60o line and from the 120o line to the pinched center.

  • How to make a doily. Autumn Leaves Doily - Step 3
    Step 3

    Fold corner A along the 60o line and corner B along the 120o line. The angle between the folding lines is 60o.

  • How to make a doily. Autumn Leaves Doily - Step 4
    Step 4

    Transfer Pattern 9. Be aware of the folding lines.

  • Step 5

    Cut along the cutting lines.

  • How to make a doily. Autumn Leaves Doily - Step 6
    Step 6

    Carefully unfold the paper to reveal the design.

Made this project? Share your version »

Comments

More Projects