How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass

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An easy napkin fold that will dazzle your guests.

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How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
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Just because you want a fancy folded napkin doesn't mean you have to cover up your fine china. Try this easy fold that fits right in your wine glass.

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Step 1

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
Photo: Alan Collins

Start out with a square cloth napkin laid out flat.

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Step 2

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
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Take the top corners and pull down to fold the square in half.

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Step 3

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
Photo: Alan Collins

Fold the the napkin (now a rectangle) in half from left to make a square.

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Step 4

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
Photo: Alan Collins

Grab the right corner and fold the top layer across to the upper left corner.

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Step 5

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
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Flip your napkin over, and pull the remaining layer down on the opposite side to form a triangle.

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Step 6

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
Photo: Alan Collins

Fold the napkin (now a triangle) in half.

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Step 7

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
Photo: Alan Collins

Take the top two layers of the corner and pull it over past the center, and then fold it back on itself.

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Step 8

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
Photo: Alan Collins

Flip the napkin over and do the same tri-fold to the other side.

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Step 9

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
Photo: Alan Collins

Place napkin in a wine glass keeping the folds intact.

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Step 10

How to Fold a Napkin for a Wine Glass
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Spread apart the two leaves on either side of the center piece.

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