Simple Origami For Kids | DIY Origami | Easy Origami for Beginners
Simple Origami For Kids | DIY Origami | Easy Origami for Beginners
Simple Origami For Kids | DIY Origami | Easy Origami for Beginners

Paper Chinese Lanterns - PDF - DIY Party Decoration - Origami - Direct Download

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These classic Chinese paper lanterns are the perfect accompaniment for your Origami party. They provide a decorative element made of paper that combines very well with the other ideas designed for the occasion.


 Download the printables we offer you here, follow the easy steps on how to make Chinese Lanterns and enjoy the results. 

Add even more colour to your party by decorating with Paper Fans or follow our tutorials to make your own Veneto Sticks or Melaka bunting.

★ This product is for personal use only. For professional purposes, please contact


 -3 cut-out paper lanterns in 3 different designs to combine with other products from the Origami Party collection

You will receive all this pack in 1 ZIP file including: 

- 1 PDF file (3 pages) to print and cut out using a hobby knife and cutting mat


Full instructions to assemble the Chinese lanterns are included in Steps to Follow.  Additionally (materials are not provided), to make these DIY paper lanterns you will need:

  1. 3 A4 sheets of paper
  2. Ruler
  3. Hobby knife
  4. Cutting mat
  5. Hole punch
  6. Ribbon
  7. Tassel


  1. First, print and cut out the Chinese Lantern printables following the how to do video
  2. Using the blunt edge of the knife and the ruler, mark a horizontal line through the middle of the lantern designs
  3. Make vertical cuts between designs
  4. Fold the tabs as indicated on the printable. Put the tab in the slot and unfold it to secure it
  5. Although you can use these lanterns as they are, we suggest you hang them up. For that, make two holes with the paper punch on opposite sides
  6. Cut two pieces of 15” string, thread one of them through the holes of the lantern, and tie the other to the tassel. (For the tassel, watch our tutorial and you can make it in less than 5 minutes)
  7. Finally, we tie the tassel string to the paper lantern and we are ready to hang it up to decorate your Origami Party


When you finish your purchase your file will be downloaded to your Etsy account directly and you will be able to print it as many times as you want.


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