What is an origami bag?

What is an origami bag?

The Origami bag or azuma bukuro (sometimes called the Origami Market bag) is so quick and easy to make. It’s a slouch type bag, so its soft and drapey without any solid form. This is a great one if you make bags to sell at a market as they are so quick to put together.

How do you fold a paper bag?


  1. Cut a piece of paper to 9.5 x 15 inches.
  2. Place the paper in front of you on a flat surface.
  3. Fold the bottom edge of the paper up 2 inches (5 cm) and sharply crease the fold.
  4. Fold the sides of the bag into place.
  5. Flip the bag over so that it sits glued-side-down.

How to make an origami Market tote bag?

Origami Bag Tutorial – The Origami Bag (also known as the Origami Market Tote Bag or azuma bukuro) is a nice simple tote bag that would suit a beginner. You could make this with just one piece of fabric but we like having a lining, hence why we are using two pieces. We’ve also boxed the corners but you can choose not to do that if you wish.

How tall is a large origami fabric bag?

When I lay it flat and open it out on a table it measures 17″ tall x 21″ wide. Large Bag (the one we made in the video) – measures approx 26″ tall x 20″ wide when it is hanging on a hook. When I lay it flat and open out on a table it measures 20″ tall x 24″ wide. You can adjust the size of the bag by applying the following formula:

Can you melt fat in an origami bag?

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What’s the best way to fold a bag?

Lay the seam line along a line on your mat. and make sure the bag is laying flat with the ‘imaginary fold line’ also lying along one of the lines on your mat. Flatten the material down so you have a smooth surface. For the large bag – measure across 4″ and make a chalk mark. (for the smaller bag measure 3″)