Southern Lady Magazine

DIY Envelope Napkin Tutorial from the January/February 2018 Issue

Sealed with a rose and delivered like letters of affection, napkins folded into lovely envelopes echo the heartfelt tradition of Valentine’s Day. Follow our easy DIY envelope napkin tutorial to create a the same arrangements in our Set to Serve feature in the January/February 2018 issue. Go to the next page to see the instructions. 

Step 1
Select a square linen napkin in the festive color of your choice. Iron the napkin to create a smooth surface. Start by folding the napkin in half diagonally.

Step 2
Next, fold the top point of the tringle into the center.

Step 3
Using the same point as a guide, fold the napkin lengthwise again.

Step 4
Flip the napkin over. Fold one point into the center.

Step 5
Then, repeat the same fold with the opposite point.

Step 6
Finally, flip the napkin back over. Add a blossoming bud to create a special seal on your decorative love letter.


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