Folding a Napkin Into a Lovers Knot

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Planning a memorable engagement dinner? The lovers knot symbolizes the unity between two people. The lovers knot napkin fold is easy to do but takes a bit of practice to get it right. This fold works extremely well with all lace edged and hemstitched napkins.

Suggested napkins for this folding style:
White Hemstitched Linen Dinner Napkins
Ecru Hemstitched Linen Dinner Napkins
White Scalloped Crochet Lace Dinner Napkins
Ecru Scalloped Crochet Lace Dinner Napkins

Directions On How To Fold Your Napkin

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Step1
Iron the napkin flat.
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Step2
Fold the napkin in half
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Step3
Fold it again in half again.
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Step4
Continue to the fold it in half twice more.
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Step5
Approx one third from the right, fold down the edge of the napkin so that the folded edge is vertical
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Step6
Fold the left half of the strip down from the same point of the top edge, folding it back
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Step7
Fold the longer end of the strip back a second time, swing it in front of the right side