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Origami Sombrero

This is an easy origami sombrero to add to your origami hat collection!


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Origami Sombrero Step 1: Start with a 6 inch x 6 inch (15cm x15cm) square origami paper color side down. Fold on one diagonal axis. Crease well and unfold.





Origami Sombrero Step 2: Fold both sides to the center. Crease well.



Origami Sombrero Step 3: Now fold down the top tip.




Origami Sombrero Step 4: Flip paper over.





Origami Sombrero Step 5: Fold down the top approximate 2.25 inch or 5.5cm.





Origami Sombrero Step 6: Fold it back up as indicated by the dotted line.






Origami Sombrero Step 7: Flip paper over.





Origami Sombrero Step 8: Now we need to fold both sides to the center and make squash folds as well.



Starting from the right side, fold it to the center, pry open the paper slightly and squash it down.






Origami Sombrero Step 9: Now repeat Step 8 for the left side.





Origami Sombrero Step10: Flip paper over. Your origami sombrero is complete!



From Eins in Malolos " Origami sombrero. My first attempt to make one... It's really worth it...!!! :DD




From reader in Westhartford " This sombrero is cool! "




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