A spooky pumpkin patch is well-known accessory for the Halloween night. Instead of buying an expensive lighting especially for the night, how about creating handmade Halloween lights yourself with a scary pumpkin face? Sounds fun, right?
Well, today we are going to tell few easy DIY steps to prepare a handmade origami Halloween lights for the celebration eve. You just have to create a simple origami cube-shaped balloon, draw a scary pumpkin face on it, and attach a string of lights to decorate your house for Halloween.
The materials required for creating this paper lighting fixtures are: wax paper (10 orange and 5 white), 20 LED Christmas lights, tape and waterproof black marker. Now, let’s get started with the following steps:
Step 1: Cut each orange and white wax paper in 6 x 6-square inches. Now take one paper and fold in half twice to crease. After that, unfold the paper and turn it to fold again diagonally.
Step 2: Make a triangle as shown in the picture.
Step 3: Fold the four flaps down right to the middle. It should be done carefully without any confusion; otherwise your design will be ruined.
Step 4: Now, one-by-one fold all four side corners into the middle forming the exact figure like the picture number 4.
Step 5: Fold these four flaps into pocket shaped structure.
Step 6: Get ready to turn it into a ballooned form. Similarly create more ballooned structures and draw a pumpkin face on each origami. Make sure you make eyes towards top opening of the origami so that the faces are hanged downwards from the lighting string.
Step 7: Take a Christmas LED lighting string and attach these pumpkin faces on top of each tiny LED, using a tape. It will certainly create a striking effect in your party, this Halloween night
This is how you’ll create a perfect Halloween-themed lighting for the upcoming party night. Hope, you’ll enjoy creating this origami lighting fixture as much as our yesterdays’ DIY tips to create an origami Halloween spider web.
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