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Cristal Glassine 26 gsm

This translucent paper is ideal for folding origami tessellations. Unlike tracing paper, it does not break on the folds and thus allows a nice effect of overlapping layers.

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Cristal Glassine Paper

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  • 26 gsm


Qualities :

This translucent paper is very thin (26 gsm) and has very interesting qualities for folding:
  • Unlike tracing paper, it does not break when folding on folds
  • Unlike tissue paper, it is very strong and holds the fold very well. It is thus perfectly adapted to all complex folds.
  • Translucent, the superposition of its layers gives a remarkable effect often used with the tessellations


​Sheets with format 50x50 cm to 70x70 cm will be sent folded by us. It therefore inevitably contain creases but of course, the traces will not interfere in the final appearance of your model. By ordering this paper, you agree to receive sheets folded.


This paper was made ​​available by Origami-shop for the first time in large size for the origami community on September 2013.



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Reviews about this Cristal Glassine 26 gsm (36 reviews)

- Review added the Saturday 27 August 2022 by Wout D
I folded the hydrangae by Shuzo Fujimoto and Peter Budai, the end result looks amazing!, but it was ... (Read more)
- Review added the Sunday 11 October 2020 by Ilan T
Folded Kamiya's dragon from this sheet. The paper is very thin and strong, but it feels like celloph... (Read more)
- Review added the Friday 13 December 2019 by Katrin T
I tested it to fold snowflakes from Tomoko Fuse - they look beautiful, but the feeling is a little b... (Read more)
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