The first thing we will do is set up our div and we will call it star. Next we will add the CSS to give us a purple star. Make a 5 point star in CSS The best way to figure out how to make a 5 point star in CSS is by working with an existing code. You can therefore subtract and add to that CSS\u00a0code in order to understand it better. :-) To see more please visit CSS tricks \u00a0on star shapes.