How to Make a Paper Drinking Cup

Mastering the art of Origami is a wonderful thing as it helps in making a paper drinking cup in an organised and easy way. However, a large majority of people do not have enough time to learn the tricks of this trade. But certainly, everybody would love to make it if it does not take much time or skills. For that purpose, they need to know a set pattern to make a paper drinking cup.

However, you do not need to worry anymore if you want to learn how to make a paper drinking cup within a few minutes. What you need is just follow the simple steps presented in this method and after making a few easy folds of paper, you will have great results.

By following the simple steps of this great and easy method, you can amaze your friends and family within a few minutes. So, why don’t you give it a try and prove that you can also perform this task of Origami without taking too long.

Things Required:

– Square piece of heavy paper (at least 5×5 inches in size)
– Favourite beverage


  • 1

    At first you need to fold the paper (at least 5x5 inches in size) in a half diagonally way.

  • 2

    Now lay this folded paper in a triangular shape on a flat or balanced sheet or surface. Make sure that the folded edges are towards you.

  • 3

    The top of the triangle should not be pointing towards you. It should be on the opposite direction.

  • 4

    Now you need to fold the left corner of the triangle towards the middle and then do the same with the right corner.

  • 5

    Make sure the top corner of the triangle has two layers of paper.

  • 6

    Then you need to pull these two layers slightly apart and fold it down on opposite directions.

  • 7

    Now you will see that it takes the shape of an open envelop.

  • 8

    After that, slide your hand in this envelop that you have already created.

  • 9

    Then spread the sides of this envelop apart from each other and it will become a cup having three dimensions.

  • 10

    The drinking paper cup is complete now. Add your favourite beverage and enjoy the drink.

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