## How do you make a 3D paper snowflake?

STEPS

- 1Make 6 identical squares. Prepare 6 squares of equal size using blue, white, or silver plain or patterned paper.
- 2Fold the square in half. Take one of the six squares.
- 3Fold the triangle in half.
- 4Make three slits.
- 5Unfold the paper.
- 6Glue the inner flaps together.
- 7Flip the paper.
- 8Glue the second pair of flaps.

**What is a 3D snowflake?**

A 3D snowflake is a snowflake with three dimensions: length, width, and depth (like a real snowflake). This is opposed to a 2D snowflake that has only length and width (like a drawing of a snowflake).

### How do you make Christmas snowflakes?

Begin with your square piece of paper and fold it in half diagonally to make a triangle.

- From the square, fold the piece of paper over to create a triangle.
- Begin to fold the triangle into three.
- The triangle folded into three from left to right.
- Cut the points off the bottom of your triangle to form a straight edge.

**How to make a 3D snowflake for free?**

3D Snowflake Templates Print out our free snowflake templates and use them to make some lovely 3D Paper Snowflakes. ShareTweetPin it Printables 7.5-inch Snowflake

## What kind of paper do you use to make snowflakes?

Check out the video tutorials for each 3D snowflake, or skip to written tutorial below! You may also like: Easy DIY paper Christmas ornaments with free templates! You can use regular white copy paper , color paper, metallic paper, scrapbook paper, or even recycled paper. Get creative!

**What to do with Snowflake templates for Christmas?**

These Snowflake Templates can be used as a winter décor or one can use the colored papers to give it a look of Christmas flower by handing it on the tree.

### How to make a snowflake out of a triangle?

3 Fold the triangle in half. Fold the resulting triangle in half to come up with a smaller triangle. 4 Make three slits. Make 3 equally spaced vertical slits on one short side of the folded triangle. Stop cutting before reaching the opposite short side.