How to make a large square origami box

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large square origami box

large square origami box dimension


Level Beginner
Copyright Hyo Ahn

This page is for those who want the instruction to fold a large square origami box.


The large square origami box is easy to fold. The height of this box is exactly half of square width. So it is flatter than a cubic box. A maximum volume for a square box can be made when square width is 2/3 where the volume is 2/27 = 0.074. Since the square width for this box is 1/2 and the volume is 0.0625, it generates a reasonable volume size.


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You may use any kind of paper to fold the origami star (*it is easier if the front and the back side of the paper are slightly different whether it be in texture or color).

Make sure the paper that you use is a square (all sides are equal and all the angles equal 90 degrees).

large square origami paper box: front side of paper


This is the front side of a square paper.

large square origami paper box: back side of paper


This is the back side of a square paper.



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