how do you make a diamond out of magnet balls? we’ll show you! this build is made from 489 speks and uses 1 color.
watch the video or check out the step by step guide below.
the speks diamond step-by-step:
create a hexagon out of 61 speks, with 5 speks per side.
make two irregular hexagons, 3 sides with 4 speks and 3 sides with 6 speks.
build two more irregular hexagons, 3 sides with 3 speks and 3 sides with 7 speks.
create 2 irregular hexagons, 3 sides with 2 speks and 3 sides with 8 speks.
build your final 2 irregular hexagons, 3 sides with 2 speks and 3 sides with 7 speks.
snap your hexagons together as shown, making sure they’re interlocking and not aligned, then fold!
align and fold the next three layers, as shown.
flip the shape over and repeat step six and seven.
add a spek to each corner and you're done!
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