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Pinwheel Napkin Fold

Pinwheel Napkin Fold

Spin back into school with these pinwheel napkin folds. Learn the simple technique of napkin folding for your next dinner or event. Pinwheels make great table décor or party decorations!

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  • 1

    Start with a Chinet Classic® Dinner Napkin completely unfolded.

  • 2

    Fold all four corners of napkin into the center.

  • 3

    Fold the left and right edges into the center, creating a rectangle.

  • 4

    Fold the two short edges to the center, creating a square.

  • 5

    Take the bottom flap and untuck one of the edges to make a point.

  • 6

    Repeat with the other side of the flap.

  • 7

    Fold down the right corner.

  • 8

    Rotate the napkin and repeat steps 5-6 to create your pinwheel!