It's easy as 1-2-3! Start with a square dinner napkin and give it a three-way fold for a handy pocket.
Also pictured: Pottery Barn Portland dinner plate, $58 for 4, potterybarn.com. CB2 Bryn flatware (similar to shown), $90 for a 20-piece set, cb2.com.
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Fold a square dinner napkin in half, then in quarters.
Fold the open corner's top layer to meet the opposite corner.
Turn over the napkin, fold it into thirds, and turn it back over.
Tuck your polished cutlery into the pocket. Add a place card or printed menu, if desired.