Uses for Napkins?

Answer Most people use napkins for their intended purpose--making mealtimes a less messy event. Some prefer cloth napkins while others prefer paper disposable ones, but in general they wash or throw away ... Read More »

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What is the origin of napkins?

The napkin originated when the Spartans would take a lump of dough called apomagdalie and cut it into small pieces and roll and kneed it at the table, according to Food Reference. This led to other... Read More »

How to Print on Napkins?

Napkins emblazoned with a monogram or a design can add a personalized touch to a table setting. The easiest do-it-yourself method for adding prints to paper napkins is by using a wooden or rubber s... Read More »

Where were the first paper napkins used?

The first paper napkins were used in the United States in 1887, at a company party hosted by John Dickenson. They were not immediately popular, and in fact were not manufactured commercially until ... Read More »

How many wedding napkins should be used?

On One Hand: Three to Four Per Guest, MinimumWhen people go through a buffet line, they tend to grab a stack of napkins. You should make sure that your guests have plenty of napkins when they need ... Read More »