Origami Cherry Blossom
Sakura blossoms are the national symbol of Japan. Its branches are used by the inhabitants of the country of the rising sun to decorate their homes. And the Sakura blossom season gathers millions of tourists every year. It is difficult to take your eyes off these flowers. Sakura is a symbol of the fragility and transience of life.
Today we are going to show you, how to easily decorate your own house with sakura flowers, even if you are far from Japan. Below you will find step-by-step instructions on how to craft these beautiful blossoms in the origami technique. It will take you less than 10 minutes.
For this origami, you will need a standard 15×15 cm square of paper and scissors. Pink-colored paper is ideal.
Make two folds so that point D aligns with line AB and point B with line CD. Iron the folds well.
Look at how beautiful it is! Now that you know it doesn’t take much time and effort, you can create dozens of such flowers and make up a bright garland to decorate your home and feel like in Japan.