Money Twist Tie Modular Flower

Money Twist Tie Modular Flower

money origami flower

This Money Twist Tie Modular Flower is a variation of a traditional design. It is a simple model to make and it generates four different versions of the same flower. Using 3 one-dollar bills, this dollar bill flower is a great tip for a waitress or waiter. To keep the dollar bills together, you will need a twist tie, a pipe cleaner, a piece of string, or something of a similar nature.



Instructions for Money Twist Tie Modular Flower

money origami flower

Step 1:

Start with a crisp dollar bill with the black-side facing up.
Fold & unfold the dollar bill in half lengthwise.

money origami flower

Step 2:

Fold and unfold the dollar bill in half and then into quarters.

money origami flower

Step 3:

Valley fold the left-edge and the right-edge of the dollar bill to meet the creases at the 1/4 marks.

money origami flower

Step 4:

Valley fold the four corners as shown.

money origami flower

Step 5:

Valley fold the top-edge and the bottom-edge of the dollar bill so the edges meet at the center.

money origami flower

Step 6:

Fold the model in half lengthwise.

money origami flower

Step 7:

Make three of these units and get a twist tie, a pipe cleaner, or any kind of clasping device.

money origami flower

Step 8:

Stack the three units side-by-side and bind them together with the twist tie.

money origami flower

This is how it looks like from top view.

money origami flower

Step 9:

Flare open the units so the model looks like a star.
Use your thumbs to pry open apart the two layers.

money origami flower
This is how it looks like.

money origami flower
This is how it lSooks like if you use the bottom side of the flower as its face.
money origami flower
Had you started the project with the green-side of the dollar bill facing up,then the flow er will be like this.
money origami flower
This would be the appearance of the dollar bill flower if you started with the green-side facing up AND you used the bottom side as the face.

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