Origami – the unique paperwork art from Japan, has undoubtedly conquered the whole world and continues to be a constant challenge for many new baked but also for experienced craft fans. This is the reason why almost everything can be made from paper. How about folding Christmas with Origami? This is a particularly cost-effective and exciting affair in which not only adults, but also children can participate. Today we have 5 detailed origami manuals in pictures and videos ready for you. Take a look at them and try to recreate them, which you like best. Or you might find all 5 very interesting and want to make yours Christmas shape?
Origami Christmas ideas as inspiration
Not for nothing, we have selected these 5 decorative elements, as they are, in our opinion, the most important in the festive Christmas decoration and immediately provide the right mood. To combine origami and Christmas together is not new. On the net you can find many examples of original Christmas decorations made using the Japanese art of folding.
The minimal expenditure of money as well as the cool cleverness of the Origami make it a popular handicraft technique for young and old. In the origami folds you follow a detailed guide, but always has the possibility to experiment – with new colors, sizes and textures. In this way, unique paper creations are created which fit practically every occasion.
Let us start from the beginning!
Origami Christmas stars
And how did it all begin? With the Christmas star ! We also know him as an Advent star and already in the Adventszeit to decorate our windows, doors and walls with it. Christmas stars are found abundant in the markets and in the décor in various designs. But nothing can compare with the feeling, which gives you a homemade Christmas star. With a lot of love and patience, he radiates joy and contemplation around him. Try it out!
Christmas star made of paper
Origami Christmas Angels in a flash
A Christmas star never remains alone. In addition to this, for Christmas protection gels. Fortunately, these are also quite simple and pleasant to fold as origami. And how? You can find out in the video below.
Origami Christmas celebration with paper protective gel
3D fir trees made of paper
And what would Christmas be without the Christmas tree? It has already begun its triumphal procession in the 18th century and is today known all over the world and decorated by many at Christmas. Candle lights and candles, little angels, stars and Christmas balls are every year lovingly hung on the Christmas tree. The whole is then further rounded with artificial snow and tinsel.
Small 3D Christmas trees can also be made of paper very simply and in different sizes and colors. Below you will find the instructions for beautiful three-dimensional Origami wind lights in Christmas tree form for Christmas. Have fun trying!
Create a peaceful atmosphere in your own home!
Decorate Christmas lights
Light chains are simply the classic of every decoration and not only on the summer party in the garden, but above all on cozy evenings at home when it gets colder outside. The Advent season, with its warm cosiness and meditative calm, is particularly suitable for decoration with string lights. We show you today how you can fold beautiful Origami fairy lights or, more precisely, lampshades made of paper.
A conventional LED light string will highlight a gorgeous Christmas decoration
Origami folding christmas man
And now the Christmas man can finally come! How about small, cute Nicholas, like this one down here? Yes, we admit it – the task is a bit more challenging than the first four Origami ideas. The video instruction is however very detailed and very well comprehensible. So, a try is definitely worth it.
Have a lot of fun!
Paper made of paper for advanced Origami fans
Create even smaller Origami Christmas men as gift pendants
From paper you can still create a lot of Christmas decorations
Origami for Christmas folding is a huge fun even for the little ones
Origami Christmas trees for your DIY Christmas
The editorial office wishes you a peaceful and creative celebration!