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TUTORIAL :: How to make a paper weaving artwork

Yes, I know that I said I was signing off until the new year, but I forgot about this tutorial! Paper weaving isn’t difficult and it’s a very affordable way to add customised art to your walls.

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I created this tutorial for Crafttuts+, so head on over there for the full paper weaving tutorial including step by step instructions.

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It’s Christmas eve and I’ve been having fun with paper weaving to create simple but effective last minute gift toppers using metallic origami paper.

Merry, merry!


  • http://lapoupettecrea.canalblog.com/ Alice

    Génial! Good idea as the rest of your web site! I love

    • the red thread

      thanks Alice! I love receiving such lovely comments.

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  • http://www.lacquerandlinen.com Sarah {Lacquer & Linen}

    I absolutely adore this project! Most of y craft supplies are still packed away from a move, so this will be a super easy project to do in the meantime. Thanks for the brilliant inspiration!! :-)

    • the red thread

      Thanks Sarah – I hope you enjoy making it!

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  • http://www.spoonfulzine.com theaxx

    Really beautifully done! Your strips of paper of so perfect, love it 😉


    • the red thread

      thanks! it’s not hard to cut perfect strips of paper with the right tools 😉

  • moses

    aweosome work, really inspirational.
    thanks for sharing

  • http://facebook cristine ordas

    i think paper weaving easy to make if your tools is complete,easy to cut or trim the paper and so that you can make a beautiful paper weaving of any design