How to Make Cut Snowflakes with Stephen Orr

Editor in Chief Stephen Orr demonstrates his hidden talent -- cutting intricate paper snowflakes -- just in time for the winter holidays!

See how the editor in chief of "Better Homes and Gardens," Stephen Orr, cuts detailed paper snowflakes for winter decorating and crafting.

Stephen's Method:

  1. Fold an 8x11-inch piece of paper in half.
  2. Fold it in half again.
  3. Using scissors, cut one side to it make it a square.
  4. Fold it diagonally into a triangle.
  5. Cut off one side making an arc.
  6. Fold the long side in half.
  7. Cut mini triangles along the folded edges.
  8. Cut a small piece off the pointed tip.
  9. Unfold paper to reveal snowflake.

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