Use The Simple Art of Napkin Folding to duplicate those beautiful napkin folds you've admired at elegant restaurants and memorable events. It's easy with Linda Hetzer's detailed step-by-step directions and illustrations. Using cloth or paper napkins, create standing triangular-shaped folds (the "Tavern") for dinner parties. A few accordion pleats transforms a piece of cloth into the "Poinsettia." Need festive ideas for a children's birthday party? Make "Sailboats" or "Paper Airplanes." Graduate to more intricate designs that combine napkins with silverware, flowers, and wineglasses.
Special features include
- A stain removal guide for heirloom linens and synthetic fabrics
- Easy-to-follow instructions for making napkin rings
- Graphs for embroidering initials on napkins
- Instructions for stenciling your own napkins
Filled with inspired ideas, The Simple Art of Napkin Folding turns any square of fabric into a work of art.