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Gift box with decoration
Quick and easy little gift box.

Posted by Gemma T. from Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom • Published See Gemma T.'s 94 projects »
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  • How to fold an origami box. Pyramid Box - Step 1
    Step 1

    Take a square piece of card and score it into thirds both ways so there are 9 squares.

    Mark the halfway point on all sides of the card.

  • How to fold an origami box. Pyramid Box - Step 2
    Step 2

    Cut the four corner squares out of the card.

  • How to fold an origami box. Pyramid Box - Step 3
    Step 3

    On each of the four remaining squares cut from the mid point marked to form 4 triangles.

  • How to fold an origami box. Pyramid Box - Step 4
    Step 4

    Depending on what is going in the box you may want to put a bit of wadding in the bottom.

  • How to fold an origami box. Pyramid Box - Step 5
    Step 5

    Punch a hole in the top of each triangle and tie them all together with ribbon.

  • How to fold an origami box. Pyramid Box - Step 6
    Step 6

    Decorate as desired. I made 4 rosettes in the same card with brads in the middle and stuck them to the sides.

  • How to fold an origami box. Pyramid Box - Step 7
    Step 7

    Place gift inside, tie closed and give.

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fathima A.
fathima A. · Dhaka, Dhaka Division, BD · 62 projects
great.......
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darvonna m.
darvonna m. · Salyersville, Kentucky, US · 1 project
rather than cutting the square to a point to form a triangle, could you just fold them? maybe add for some more cover so people can't see through the cracks?
Gemma T.
Gemma T. · Glasgow, Scotland, GB · 107 projects
I can't picture folding them in my head so I'll give it a shot sometime and see. If you do it, let me know.
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