What is the size of a dinner napkin? What is the best material for cloth napkins? How do you finish the edges.
Unless it's a party and there's very many of us, only cloth napkins will do. I do appreciate a nicely laid table, and admire those hosts who devote.
Sewing your own cloth napkins is an inexpensive way to set the table, and it will help save the environment. Think about all of those paper.
What you'll need to make 4 napkins: yards of linen or cotton fabric (see next step for fabric breakdown) - matching thread (or a fun contrast color - it's up to.
DIY Network shows you how to make a chic set of dinner napkins using just a few scraps of fabric.
They feel nicer, reduce waste, and over the lifetime of a set of cloth napkins, cost fabric and wrinkles are a concern, unless you plan to iron your napkins after.