The Simple Art of Napkin Folding
94 Fancy Folds for Every Tabletop Occasion
ISBN10: 0060934891 ISBN13: 9780060934897 Contributors: Penny, Robert (Illustrator) Publisher: William Morrow Cookbooks Published: May 1 2001 Pages: 128 Weight: 0.24lbs. Height: 8.75" Width: 6.75" Depth: 0.25" Language: English
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.