How to Make an Origami Cross out of a Dollar

Step 1

Step 1

Fold the dollar bill in half vertically, crease and unfold.

Step 2

Step 2

Fold the bill in thirds horizontally, crease and unfold .

Step 3

Step 3

Fold the bill in half vertically and crease.

Step 4

Step 4

Fold only the tip of the bottom left corner up slightly, crease and unfold.

Step 5

Step 5

Fold the entire left side of the bill in to meet the crease mark.

Step 6

Step 6

Flip the bill over.

Step 7

Step 7

Fold the left side of the bill directly on the horizontal crease closest to the right side of the paper.

Step 8

Step 8

Turn the bill in a counterclockwise direction 90 degrees.

Step 9

Step 9

Fold the upper left tip of the bill down toward the center of the bill and flatten. Then fold the left third of the paper horizontally to meet the start of the center third of the paper.

Step 10

Step 10

Fold the left side of the bill again horizontally in to meet the center of the center third of the bill.

Step 11

Step 11

Fold the upper right tip of the bill down toward the center of the bill and flatten. Then fold the right third of the paper to meet the start of the center third of the paper.

Step 12

Step 12

Fold the right side of the bill again horizontally to meet the center of the center third of the bill.

Step 13

Step 13

Fold the center strip into thirds as if you were folding a fan. You should now have the horizontal piece of the cross. The back layer of the bill should be behind the horizontal piece.

Step 14

Step 14

Fold the back layer of the bill vertically as if you were folding a fan until it cross with the center strip to form the vertical piece of the cross. You now have a cross.
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