How to Fold Napkins for the Holidays

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Dress up a holiday table by including special napkins at each place. Follow these 4 easy steps to create fancy, folded napkins.

  • Wash and press square linen napkins flat before they are completely dry. Starch for best results.
  • Fold napkin into thirds; fold left and right edges to middle; fold upper left corner down and lower right corner up.
  • Fold napkin lengthwise, bringing points to top; bend left-hand bottom corner to right in a circle around your fingers.
  • Tuck corner into inner fold; turn over right-hand corner and tuck into fold.

That’s it! Now see how to take care of your table linens.

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