Tea Bag Folding Instructions


Seven Point Star

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Red dashed lines signify valley folds

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Begin by making a kite fold

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Fold the wide point up as indicated by the red dashed line.

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Your tile should look like this.

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Tuck the bottom flap under the side flaps.

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Fold the bottom corners up to the center as indicated.

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Your tile should look like this.

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Flip the tile over and fold the bottom point up as indicated by the red dashed line.

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Your finished tile should look like this.


Assembling the Star

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Use the positioning template to assemble your star. Place the center of the wide point on the dot in the center of the template. Align the narrow point with one of the spokes as shown.

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Add another tile to the right of the first one. Slide the left side of the right tile under the center flap of the left tile. Make sure that the center of the wide point on the right tile is positioned over the center dot of the template and the narrow point is aligned with the spoke as shown.

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Continue adding the remaining tiles, using the positioning template as a guide.


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