When I was looking around the web for ideas, there were obviously millions (including Star Wars/Yoda origami - who knew?), but I am sticking with the traditional (and I believe beginner friendly) peace crane. Sounds perfect for this time of year, doesn't it?
I found some instructions for those of us who have never done it before. They seem pretty easy, right?
And there are so many different papers you can use. These are some vintage ones I found.
It will be the perfect origami Christmas:
I already found my next origami project....for after Christmas. I feel myself becoming addicted already!
Origami Kusudama paper flowers - so pretty. Tutorial located here.