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I am often asked what kind of paper to use for origami. There is no single answer; it depends on what you're folding. On this and following pages, I'll talk a little bit about the most common types of paper for origami and my own experiences with them. You can begin with the first article, or pick the one you're interested in from this list.

See also my list of online suppliers of papers for origami.

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