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How to Fold a Napkin into a Standing Fan

Learn how to fold a napkin into a standing fan with the napkin folding instructions in this Howcast video.


Okay. Now we're going to learn how to make the standing fan.

We're going to fold your napkin in half. And you're going to start at the bottom end, and you're going to fold about a one inch fold. And we're going to accordion fold it all the way to the top. What we're going to do is, fold it the opposite way, and down, just like an accordion.

We'll pinch it up, and fold it down, so you create these nice pleats. Once you get to the end here with this border, you can leave that border, actually. We're going to pick it up. We're going to fold, and pinch it up. And we're going to find our center here. Those two larger ones.

And what we're going to do is, we're going to fold back the triangle into itself. And you give it a nice pinch, and make some minor adjustments. Place our fan on our dish.

Okay. And that's how you fold a standing fan.

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