CNY Angpow Monkey Origami

Chinese New Year is just a month away. We will be welcoming the Year of the Monkey. As usual, it is time to take out the Angpow wrappers and make decors with them. I did an origami monkey with my gold wrappers.

Chinese New Year Angpow Origami Monkey

Monkey angpow craft

It is best to use gold wrappers to make this monkey. I tried with pink wrappers and my friends do not seem to fancy it. They said pink monkey looks weird :D

CNY Monkey angpow craft

I cut it open.

CNY Angpow Monkey art

And cut it into a square and started folding. 

To download the instructions, please click -> Origami Monkey

Check out the rest of our DIY Chinese New Year red packet decorations:

1) Red packet Ball Lantern

2) Red Packet Ancient Coin Lantern

3) Ang Bao Gold Fish

4) Lucky Star Lantern

5) Red Packet Toilet Paper Roll Fire Cracker

6) Chinese Paper Cut – SPRING

7) Fortune Cookie Fridge Magnet

8 ) Red Packet Sea Shell Tree Ornament

9) Red Packet Fish Lantern

10) Red Packet Fan Tree Ornament

11) Red Packet Fish Tree Ornament

12) Fingerprint Cherry Blossom

13) Toilet Paper Roll Orange

14) Chinese New Year Fan

15) Angry Bird Ang Pow Wheel of Fortune

16) Ang Pow Carousel Lantern

17) Personalised Ang Pow Packet

18) 12pcs Angpow Lantern

19) Ang Pow Koi Fish

6 Comments + Add Comment

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    That’s a monkey? Ok, ok, I’m not artistically-inclined. LOL!!!


    Merryn Reply:

    LoL! To be fair, a friend of mine said this looks like a roadkill.. flattened frog.. -.-


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    So cute. Hmm. Never try a monkey origami before. Maybe I will give ut a try.


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    OKlah, can pass as a monkey lah.


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    Origami monkey looks weird to me whether it is in pink or gold >_<
    I still prefer lantern :P


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