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How to Fold a GI Cap Napkin

As a hat's off to soldiers on Memorial Day, turn napkins into GI caps with these easy folding techniques. Start with well-starched tan, khaki, army green or grey fabric napkins.

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Step 1

Step 1

Fold the napkin in half. With the fold at the top, bring in the sides so that they meet in the center.

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 Step 2

Step 2

Lift up the top layer on each side and pull out, making a triangle at the top.

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 Step 3

Step 3

On each side, fold the outer half of each triangle underneath.

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 Step 4

Step 4

Fold up the top layer of the bottom edge so that it aligns with the bottom edge of the triangles.

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 Step 5

Step 5

Fold up the same edge again to cover about half of the triangles. Turn the napkin over and repeat Steps 4 and 5.

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 Step 6

Step 6

Stand the napkin up, pulling the folded sides of the napkin apart and denting the top.

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