Origami Money Ornament Folding Instructions with Pictures

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Origami Money Ornament Folding Instructions with Pictures

Introduction:

Make awesome decor using dollar bills! In this tutorial, we are going to make a money ornament. What’s great about this origami ornament is that you may hang it wherever you want once finished. If you don’t have dollar bills with you at the moment or don’t want to use money, then that’s fine. You may use any piece of paper with the same proportions as a dollar bill. Now, let’s start folding!

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 01

The first step is to fold the dollar bill  downwards in half.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 02

Fold it lengthwise in half. Crease the dollar bill well and unfold.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 03

Diagonally fold along the dashed lines as illustrated above.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 04

Crease the dollar bill well and then unfold.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 05.1

Make an inside reverse fold by slightly lifting the top layer.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 05.2

Push the right edge of the dollar bill inwards.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 05.3

Keep pushing the tip (arrow) inwards.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 05.4

In progress…

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 06

The dollar bill origami should now look like this. Make another inside reverse fold at the left side.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 07

Like flipping a page from a book, flip the left side to the right side and then do the same at the back.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 08

Diagonally fold the bottom left corner upwards. Make sure to fold the top layer ONLY.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 09.1

Repeat the previous step on the bottom right corner.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 09.2

Flip the dollar bill over.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 010

Repeat step 9 on this side of the dollar bill.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 011.1

Diagonally fold upwards the bottom right side.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 011.2

Repeat step 7, flip the left side to the right side and then do the same at the back.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 011.3

As illustrated above, take note of the “pocket’ and the tabs. Make another piece of this dollar bill model.

How to Make a Money Ornament - Step 012.1

To make the ornament, insert one of the model piece in between the pocket and tabs of the other model.

Keep tucking it inside one another.

Your Money Ornament is done!

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5 COMMENTS

  1. Beautiful Ornament! I dontt have dollar bills so Im gonna do this on a piece of paper

  2. nice 3D structure!

  3. super cool

  4. Fantastic and lovely craft

  5. thought this was hard. It was easy actually 😁😁

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