Unicorn Cootie Catcher

Have you wanted to make something that is Unicorn themed? This Unicorn Cootie Catcher is the perfect craft to make with your child.

You’ll love how easy it is to make this cootie catcher too. You probably made something like this as a child, now is your chance to teach your kiddo how to do it!

Unicorn Cootie Catcher Origami for Kids

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Doing the same crafts over and over again can get boring. Sometimes you need to add a little bit of sunshine and rainbows to your crafting time. This Unicorn Cootie Catcher will help you make Unicorn creating more fun than ever! You and your child will be smiling because it’s hard not to with this colorful visual arts project.

How to Make a Unicorn Cootie Catcher


What you need:

  • a Unicorn Cootie Catcher template.
  • scissors
  • colorful paper
  • glue

Step by Step Instructions

Take the square piece of paper and lay it out flat.

Take the square piece of paper and fold it in half. Then take the same piece of paper and fold it in fourths.

Make folds

Take the top corner of the sheet of paper and fold it down.

Do this until all four corners are folded down.

Flip it over and fold the corners to the middle again.

Turn around

Make sure all corners are folded over on the back side.

Bring to center again

This is what the result should look like.

Folded Fortune Teller

Now take the whole thing and fold it in half.

Fold in half

Push your fingers into the four corners. You can wiggle your fingers around to open the fortune teller.

How to Make a Paper Fortune Teller

From here, you can add the unicorn ears.

Don’t forget the fun Unicorn horn!

Now add the legs onto the Unicorn, so she has a whole body.


Let’s not forget the fun tail.

Unicorn Cootie Catcher Template

Hours of fun can be had with this cootie catcher! Be prepared though. Your child will want to make several more of these. You can make them sing and dance.

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