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Double Star Napkin Fold

Double Star Napkin Fold

Let your napkins shine with the double star fold.

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  • 1

    Start with a Chinet Classic® Dinner Napkin completely unfolded. Fold the top and bottom sections to the center to form a long rectangle.

  • 2

    Your napkin should look like this. 

  • 3

    Fold your napkin in half again horizontally.

  • 4

    Your napkin should look like this.

  • 5

    Fold the napkin accordion-style into 8 equal sections. Press firmly.

  • 6

    Gather accordion folds together again and hold between forefinger and thumb. Leave the double layers open at top with the raw edges facing away from you.

  • 7

    There should be four folds facing you. Firmly pull down the sections between the folds. Do this for a total of three folds.

  • 8

    Turn the napkin around so the raw edges are facing you. There should be three folds facing you. Beginning at one end, firmly pull down the sections between the raw edge and fold continuing to the other edge. You will do this for a total of four folds.

  • 9

    This is a front and side view of what your napkin should look like.

  • 10

    Let the napkin unfold to create a double star.

  • Tips

  • 1

    You can use a paperclip to secure base of star together.