'Star Wars' Origami Lightsaber

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Learn how to fold a basic Star Wars origami lightsaber.

Step 1

Download the PDF of the Star Wars origami lightsaber and print on paper. Fold in half and unfold.

Step 2

Valley fold and unfold.

Step 3

Cut along the creases formed in step 2.

Step 4

Valley fold just enough to form a thin flap.

Step 5

Valley fold and unfold.

Step 6

Again, valley fold and unfold.

Step 7

Mark fold. Turn the model over. Optional Step: To make a hilt with an angled emitter like Luke’s, valley fold the corners to touch the creases formed in step 6.

Step 8

Valley fold.

Step 9

Mountain fold the corners A into the pockets B. This will turn the model into a triangular tube.

Step 10

This Star Wars origami project is excerpted with permission from "Star Wars Origami: 36 Amazing Paper-folding Projects from a Galaxy Far, Far Away...." by Chris Alexander

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  • by teenybop61
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    was looking forward to this pattern for our VBS, unfortunately when I click on the link to get the pattern I get this: Not Found

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