Take a piece of paper and fold down one corner to make a right triangle. (Thin paper works best.) Trim off excess.Illustration: Alex Mathers
Fold in half and then open up to the original triangle. Using that crease as a guide, fold your triangle into thirds.
Fold this shape in half.Illustration: Alex Mathers
The fun begins: Cut a shape from the bottom of the triangle. This will be the snowflake’s outside edge.Illustration: Alex Mathers
Cut some notches, triangles and random shapes from the two sides. Then carefully unfold your snowflake.Illustration: Alex Mathers