You can choose a single color or a variety of colors. Take 1 of your bills and orient it horizontally with the portrait facing.
Make a crease down the width of the bill then unfold it.
How to make a money lei with dollar bills. As a hint i folded mine half way between the number 1 on the president side of the bill in the top left corner if that makes sense. Curl to the desired shape and start sticking them in the cone. This video origami tutorial shows how to fold up dollar bills and attach them onto a lei necklace to create a hawaiian money lei.
Fold each paper rectangle in the same accordion style you folded the money. Run a piece of wire with a crystal added through the folded bill turn down about 1. They can be any denomination you want but they need to be crisp.
Use a little clear tape if needed. Tutorial on how to make a money origami leaf out of one dollar bill. Fold the bill horizontally to make a crease and open it up this will make it easier.
You can cut that number down if you d like but we say the more the merrier. A 9 green styrofoam cone wire beads and pearls for garland. We need 2 dollar bills threads a bead.
Attach the folded paper to the necklace just as you attached the money use. If your bills are wrinkled or very old you won t be. To do that you will zig zag your dollar bill like image 1 and finish with image 2.
Only folding no glue and tape. Watch follow along and never give a cheap boring gift again. Wrap a rubber band around the center in the.
Cut the straws up in small pieces about 1 4 inch thick and store them in the plastic sandwich. Folding it there made it come out pretty even at the end. Get 3 crisp dollar bills.
Dollar origami leaves are the perfect complement for money origami flowers in a money le. It s a simple origami. You can use real money.
Cut colored paper into money sized rectangles. Easy and beautiful flower. You will then turn your dollar bills into accordions.
According to organized 31 the traditional money lei is made up of fifty or more dollar bills. Use colored ribbon and beads to customize this lei with your school s colors and make simple origami flowers to decorate it. How to create a money lei step 1.
Fold the money in half then fold the halves toward each other.