What is the best origami rose

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What is the best origami rose

Postby Origami_Hunt » April 28th, 2020, 7:31 pm

Hi all,

Could you give me some help on the following, please?

What is in your opinion the best origami rose? And which one is the best trade-off between beauty and difficulty?
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Re: What is the best origami rose

Postby origami_8 » April 29th, 2020, 1:50 pm

I'd probably go with one of the many Kawasaki Rose variations.
My preferred one is the simple version with the precreasing method by Kevin Hines. I like it because it is fast and easy to fold and very clean.

The most realistic variations of pentagonal twist roses are probably the ones by Naomiki Sato. He's written a book on the subject and there are also a couple of videos out there.

There are many other beautiful roses out there, but I think those are the most important ones.
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Re: What is the best origami rose

Postby Baltorigamist » April 29th, 2020, 3:59 pm

My personal favorite rose is the "A Miura-Ken Beauty Rose" by Robert Lang, but it's extremely difficult to fold well.

I have a one-sheet rose design on my old Flickr account here.
Come to think of it, mine is only fourfold symmetry, so I might try to come up with a fivefold version.
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Re: What is the best origami rose

Postby origami_8 » April 29th, 2020, 9:38 pm

Nice one Baltorigamist!
Would you be so kind to share the CP with me?
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Re: What is the best origami rose

Postby Baltorigamist » April 30th, 2020, 1:20 am

Thank you!
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Re: What is the best origami rose

Postby origami_8 » April 30th, 2020, 8:20 am

Thank you!
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Re: What is the best origami rose

Postby Origami_Hunt » May 1st, 2020, 8:08 am

Thank you all guys!
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Re: What is the best origami rose

Postby OrigamiasaEnthusiast » May 10th, 2020, 4:08 pm

Have you tried the 1 minute rose? It is fairly simple, nice, and easy to make.
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Re: What is the best origami rose

Postby Origami_Hunt » May 10th, 2020, 10:11 pm

Yep. Thanks for the suggestion.
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Re: What is the best origami rose

Postby OrigamiasaEnthusiast » May 10th, 2020, 10:13 pm

You are welcome :D Also, while technically not a rose, Lang's orchid blossom looks nice.
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