DIY Awesome paper snowflakes

One of my magic talents that wows, amazes and makes children behave is that I can make kick-ass paper snowflakes from the top of my head. I can fold and snip without a pattern and when comes time for the big, unfolding reveal, I have a very quiet audience in awe.

Easy DIY awesome paper snowflake

Easy DIY awesome paper snowflake


regular piece of looseleaf folded in 4

regular piece of looseleaf folded in 4

now fold into a triangle, with the open leafy ends at the end

now fold into a triangle, with the open leafy ends at the end

cut the non-triangle part off

cut the non-triangle part off

fold triangle in half again

fold triangle in half again

cut off the bit that sticks out

cut off the bit that sticks out

I've drawn the pattern I'll cut out just to give you a basic idea to start from.  Any variation on this will work.

I’ve drawn the pattern I’ll cut out just to give you a basic idea to start from. Any variation on this will work.

the cutout, now unfold and hang!

the cutout, now unfold and hang!

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