Step 1: Start with a square piece of origami paper
Step 2: Fold the paper in half by taking the top corner to the bottom corner.
Step 3: Fold the top edge down but leave a triangle approximately this size at the bottom.
Step 4: Turn the paper over
Step 5: Take the top layer of the the triangle and and fold it upwards like this.
Step 6: Fold the paper in half, from left to right like this.
Step 7: Now fold the same flap back but not all the way. You should leave a diamond shape in the middle like this.
Step 8: Fold the right hand corner over the left hand corner now, and crease firmly.