How to Make Hexaflexagons with Vi Hart

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How to Make Hexaflexagons with Vi Hart

The amazing, the brilliant, the ridiculously talented Vi Hart strikes again, this time giving us the skinny on how she creates hexaflexagons. She also offers PDF templates to make these geometric paper models easier for you to accurately fold.

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Among the PDF files, Vi even includes a fidget spinner hexaflexagon and a one-page instruction sheet (below) drawn in her trademark illustration style.


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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. His free weekly-ish maker tips newsletter can be found at

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