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How to Weave a Paper Butterfly {FREE Printable Templates Included!}

How to Weave a Paper Butterfly {FREE Printable Templates Included!}

Learn how to make a simple and sweet woven paper butterfly. We’ve even included free paper templates you can download!

This simple craft makes a great May Day, Mother’s Day, birthday, or just-because gift!

You could even use this as spring or Easter decor.

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What You’ll Need

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How Do You Weave a Paper Butterfly?

  1. Begin by printing off our butterfly templates (the link to download them is below).
  2. We included a color version and a black and white version (use one or both!).
  3. Next, cut along the outside lines.
  4. Then, cut along the white lines.
  5. Then, weave your paper strips inside and outside until all strips have been woven in.
  6. You could also add a bit of string to the top to hang your woven paper butterfly.

Watch Our Video Tutorial on How to Weave a Paper Butterfly

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This printable template can be found on page 40 of the resource library.

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