Origami Boxes

Origami boxes are quite useful as gift boxes and small containers. They're fun to make and some of them can be quite beautiful. The Queen of origami boxes must be Tomoko Fuse, some of her books have an incredible selection of paper boxes. Free online instructions are divided into three pages:

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Open-Ended Boxes
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Self-Closing Paper Boxes




Open-Ended Origami Boxes



8-Pointed Container
(make-origami.com)

Basket
(GM Gross)

Basket with Handle
(D Petty)

Basket for Grettel
(J Domínguez Pérez)

$ Basket: 1, 2
(A Anselmo)

$Tip Basket (KA Lundberg)

Bird with Box-Like Body (Gerardo)

Boat Box (R Katz)

Box (traditional)

Box with Hearts (B Gargol)

Box with 4 Hearts
(K Kawamura)

Candy Box
(origami-club.com)

Chestnut Holder (G Ilan)

Christmas Gift Box
(noel.qc.ca)

Common Box: here or here

Crane box
(Mizu-randa)

Double Compartment Box (D Brill)

Fancy Basket 2 (D Petty)

Fancy Box 2 (D Petty)

Fox Container (G Dinh)

Hexagonal Star Box (Mélisande)

Jeweled-Shaped Box
(T Stamm)

Krimskrams Box
(C Sprung)

Leafy Box (Melisande)

Origami Box
(make-origami.com)

Origami Box
(Mrs D)

Pencil Pot
(M Vigo)

Purim Basket 1
(chabad.org)

Purim Basket 2
(chabad.org)

Pyramid Container
(Sy Chen)

Rectangular Tray
(make-origami.com)

Simple Box (S Hecht)

Spanish Box/Cajita Espanola (P Versnick)

Square Box

Star Box (D Andreozzi)

Traditional Star Box
. . . . variation (make-origami.com)

Star box
(M Gutfeldt)

Star Box 4
(F Guarnieri)

Theresa's Box
(T Ford)

Traditional Japanese Box (make-origami.com)



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Dishes, Bowls, Cups, Vases etc

Bowl (M van Gelder)

Dish 30 (N Robinson)

Brummy Dish (N Robinson)

Fancy Dish (D Petty)

Origami Heart Dish (IH Vass)

Star Dish (N Robinson)

Origami Bowl (greggman.com)

Bowl de Vicenza: 1, 2 (M van Gelder)

Wentworth Bowl (N Robinson)

Cup (Sy Chen)

Taza/Coffee Cup (CP Arbues)

Traditional Cup
. . . D Petty
. . . KidsWebjapan

Cup with Variations
(M van Gelder)

Double Popcorn Cup (JTB Molilna)

Vase (S Hecht)

Conally Vase (T Conally)

Origami Vase (ORC)

Paper Vase (ORC)

Simple Vase (S O'Hanlon)

Simple Vase for Kawasaki Rose (P Bailey)

Verdi's Vase (traditional)

Weighted Vase (LA Lundberg)

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Books about Origami Boxes

Origami Boxes by Tomoko Fuse (see book review)
Origami Boxes and More! by F Temko (book review)
Unfolding Mathematics with Origami Boxes (book review)
Fun With Folded Fabric Boxes by C Mills & A Tubis
Fabulous Origami Boxes by Tomoko Fuse
Quick & Easy Origami Boxes by Tomoko Fuse

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