— Diana, Princess of Wales —



Luigi dedicated this fold, called the Ballerina, to the memory of Diana, Princess of Wales who died 20 years ago on 31st August 1997. Known as “the people's princess”, Diana was Patron of the English Royal Ballet and famously danced on stage with Wayne Sleep at the Royal Opera House.


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Fold on the dotted lines in the direction indicated by the arrows. Turn the fold over between steps 5 and 6 as indicated by the arrow with a loop.

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