How to Fold a Cloth Napkin for a Table Setting?

Answer Folding a cloth napkin into a pretty shape puts the finishing touch on a table setting. Some folds are simpler than others. Begin with basic shapes then try the more difficult napkin folds. You are... Read More »

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How to Fold a Cloth Napkin?

Folding cloth napkins can be necessary at times!

How do I fold cloth napkins with napkin rings?

Lay a dinner napkin face down. Pull the top corners toward you to fold it in half. Unfold it to leave a horizontal crease. Fold the napkin accordion-style, starting from the bottom. Make the folds ... Read More »

Where do I put the napkin in a table setting?

On One Hand: Etiquette RulesAccording to the Emily Post Institute, a napkin is put in a napkin ring and placed to the left of the forks or on the center of the dinner plate. It is also acceptable t... Read More »

How to Fold a Napkin for a Napkin Ring?

Cloth napkins offer limitless folding possibilities, including dozens of complex, origami-like designs. Napkin rings themselves provide for multiple options, and though this is probably the quickes... Read More »