Origami Heaven

A paperfolding paradise

The website of writer and paperfolding designer David Mitchell


Stars of David
This page attempts to record what is known about the origin and history of the construction of Stars of David by folding paper. Please contact me if you know any of this information is incorrect or if you have any other information that should be added. Thank you.


The Star of David from an Equilateral Triangle - 1882 onwards


Three part modular design - 1924

'Joujoux En Papier' by Tom Tit, which was published in Paris by Paul Lechevalier in 1924, contained diagrams for 'L'Etoile A Devider', a two part modular Star of David folded from equilateral triangles.