Easy to fold paper origami Christmas Trees - make your own gift tags, decorate your wrapping paper, or make Christmas cards.
Start with a square of patterned or plain paper.
- try Newspaper, brown paper, Christmas wrapping paper, scrapbook paper, coloured construction paper, origami paper. Thinner paper is better (not cardstock).
Use a range of coordinated wrapping papers:
Add a little forest of paper trees to your gift wrapping, or to the front of handmade greeting cards:
To make gift tags:
Start with a square of paper approx. 10cm x 10cm. Use a piece of your wrapping paper to create a perfectly coordinated tag, or something contrasting.
Fold the little Christmas tree shapes as shown in the instructions above.
Cut a plain gift tag shape from cardstock. Apply a strip of decorative washi tape along the bottom of the tag, then attach the tree shape to the gift tag. Add a little star shape, and you're ready for Christmas gift wrapping!