Folding the Fleur de Lis with Dinner Napkins

The Fleur de Lis is one of the most ubiquitous symbols in history.  It was a symbol of the French monarchy and appeared on the coats of arms of countless families.  It’s a pleated fold that looks great with metal napkin rings.

Folding the Fleur De Lis with Dinner Napkins Step 1

1. Fold the napkin in half diagonally.

Folding the Fleur De Lis with Dinner Napkins Step 2

2. Fold the bottom edge up about a third of the way as shown.

Folding the Fleur De Lis with Dinner Napkins Step 3

3. Flip the napkin over.

Folding the Fleur De Lis with Dinner Napkins Step 4

4. Pleat the napkin well on the left side as shown.  Repeat on the right side.

Folding the Fleur De Lis with Dinner Napkins Last Step

5. Carefully tuck the bottom into a napkin ring and pull out the tips.

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