Envelope How to make Origami

Step 1: Take a sheet of A4 (or letter) size paper and fold it in half upward.

Step 2:

Step 3: Fold the upper flap in half downward.

Step 4: Fold the bottom part in half to make a crease and unfold.

Step 5: Fold the upper layer of the bottom part upward, making its edge meet the previous crease.

Step 6: Fold the pleat upward again.

Step 7: Fold the top part downward, making the top edge meet the line of the previous crease.

Step 8: Fold the bottom corners inward.

Step 9: Fold the side parts towards each other and unfold.

Step 10: Fold the top right corner downward slantwise, creasing from the center line to the top
edge. Unfold.

Step 11: Fold the top left corner the same way and unfold.

Step 12: Unfold the central pleat and the bottom corners.

Step 13: Open the side parts.

Step 14: Fold the central flap downward in half.

Step 15: Fold the side parts towards the center, expanding the triangular pockets.

Step 16:

Step 17: Tuck the bottom flaps inward.

Step 18:

Step 19: Fold the top corners downward, making the side edges meet the line of the horizontal
crease. Unfold.

Step 20:

Step 21: Tuck the top side corners inside the item, folding them along the creases you’ve made.

Step 22: Put your letter in the envelope.

Step 23: Tuck the top edge under the middle pleat to seal the envelope.

Step 24: The envelope is complete! Bring it to the post office!

Lesson added by Sergey Burlakov