The Rosebud Napkin Fold is a timeless classic that fits into any table setting. These simple instructions for folding this napkin are suitable for both square paper and cloth napkins. If you want to impress your guests in any event, then this is the napkin for you.
You can use it on any occasion such as weddings, birthdays as well as casual occasions like brunch, or a family dinner. It takes about a minute to fold once you are familiar with the steps, and it’s a relatively easy fold to make.
Have fun reading this rosebud napkin folding instruction.
Make the diamond base of the rosebud table napkin
To start with, fold the napkin open. Position the napkin in the same way the napkin in the image above is oriented.
Fold the napkin in half by bringing the bottom corner to the top.
Fold the napkin into a diamond by folding the bottom corners to the top. Start with the right corner.
Fold the left corner towards the top. Good job! Now it's time to move to the next set of steps.
Fold the topmost layer of the rosebud napkin upwards
To make the petals of the rose, turn the napkin 180 degrees.
Fold the bottom corners of the top layer to the top. Start with the right flap.
Next, fold the bottom left corner towards the top. The top flaps will be the petals of the rosebud napkin.
Make the Rosebud Napkin Stand
Next, fold the bottom corner to the center.
Now bring the lower edge that you have created and fold it upwards, leave a small portion of that flap at the bottom.
Time to roll the table napkin to shape the rosebud napkin fold! Flip the paper napkin over.
Now grab the outer corners and twist them into a circle. Insert one of the sides into the other side.
Try to insert both corners far into each other so that both sides hold together better.
The Rosebud napkin fold is done!
- It’s best to place the napkin in the middle of the plate. If there is already another plate there, you can also place the napkin on the right side above the plate.
- Napkin not standing upright? Use a thick napkin to make it stiff. If you don't have one, a tissue napkin will do or starch the napkins to make it stiffer.