Feeling Fancy? Impress your guest with this jacket napkin fold that resembles a tuxedo or suit! Fold your napkins into a shapely jacket with ruffles and add a sophisticated and unique touch to your table settings! Our simple instructions for folding the napkin are suitable for both paper napkins and cloth napkins. The dinner jacket shirt napkin is easy and it looks super fancy so it works well with posh dinner parties or with small lunches on the go. Add a bow or tie to make it look even better when done!
Create the square base of the jacket napkin first
To make this jacket napkin fold, get a square piece of table napkin. It's up to you what color you want the napkin to be. Lay it on a flat surface.
Fold the napkin in half by bringing the bottom edge to the top edge.
Turn it into a smaller square by folding it in half. This time fold it vertically in half by bringing the left edge to the right edge.
Make the ruffles of the jacket napkin
To create the ruffle design of the jacket napkin, Bring the top right corner to the bottom left corner by diagonally folding it in half.
Diagonally fold a part of the bottom left flap upwards. Use the image above for guidance on how to fold it.
Next, fold the topmost flap from the left side again in a downwards diagonal direction.
One more step to make the ruffles, fold the topmost layer in an upwards diagonal motion.
Do the same procedure to make the ruffles on the top right flap. Great job! The ruffles design of the jacket napkin fold is done!
We're almost done! Let's shape it into a shirt!
Shape it into a shirt napkin fold
Orientate the table napkin into a diamond.
Mountain fold the left and right sides to the back, See the image above for guide on where to fold.
Lastly, fold the bottom corner to the back. The dinner jacket napkin fold is done!
- Make this jacket napkin fold extra fancy by putting a bow or necktie on the top part of the table napkin!
- If you enjoyed learning this napkin fold, then you might want to check out a similar table napkin folding found in our catalog. Learn how to make a tuxedo napkin fold that you can make in a minute!