Dinner parties have food, entertainment, fun, wonderful guests, but to to complete your elegant event, the art of napkin folding adds a new element to your table decorations.
Napkin folding can be in the shape of animals, objects, such as a Christmas tree, and dozens of other shapes. Of course, linen and or cloth napkins can be found in unlimited colors and sizes. You need to decide before you start the process about your theme for the party, your color scheme, and then plan accordingly.
If you are at all familiar with origami, the art of paper folding, then you can complete this project in a short period. For those who have never done the program, I have posted a video of a bird of paradise napkin folding techniques. With a little practice and you can be a champ, and a hero at your event! Think about how more personalized folding napkins into shapes is to than to just place ordinary paper napkins on your table.
Take your table setting to an upscale level with this easy and stylish fold. This video shows how to fold a napkin into a bird of paradise, and it is very easy to follow. I can’t wait to try it.
Beautifully folded napkins set the scene for any occasion especially a holiday meal to remember. To get the best, start with a clean and pressed linen or cotton napkin. It is best to starch them and make it easier to work. Be sure to press each fold as you work. You can start the folding early, or even the day before. If you are expecting a big crowd for dinner, definitely best to start early.
One of the easiest and most popular is to make the napkin fold similar to that of a paper fortune teller (I will bet that everyone did this as a child) The center of the napkin (if folded properly) provides the perfect spot to place a roll,