Intro: How to Fold a Cloth Napkin- Crown Fold
This is a step by step walkthrough on how to create a crown napkin fold with a cloth napkin. This technique is a sure way to impress your friends and family for any meal.
Step 1: Before You Fold
Obtain a square starched cloth napkin and place it in front of you with the seams facing up.
Step 2: Fold #1
Fold the lower left corner up to the upper right corner.
Step 3: Fold # 2
Fold the upper left and lower right corners up to the top right corner (open corner), forming a square 1/4 the size of the orginal napkin.
Step 4: Turn Napkin Over
Turn the napkin over onto the other side.
Step 5: Fold # 3
Fold the closed corner up to the open corner (again creating a triangle similar to that of step 2).
Step 6: Fold 4 and Tuck
Fold both outside corners towards the center. Tuck one corner inside the folds of the other, forming a circlular shape (see image 2 for reference).
Step 7: Finishing Touches
Fold down both side flaps. Fold down center flap to complete the crown.