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Golden Origami Cranes

Make a single golden crane or a fold a flock of cranes to create beautiful holiday decorations. The crane is a symbol for peace, prosperity and a long life.

All you need to do is fold up some traditional cranes out of gold foil paper and then assemble them into chains or make one at a time for a lovely tree ornament.


  • Gold foil origami 6" square
  • Seed beads and bugle beads
  • Long needle
  • beading thread
  • glue
  • small charms


Fold the cranes from the gold foil paper using the diagram below:


The finished chain of cranes!



Last Updated on Friday, 19 October 2012 10:01

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