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Day 41: Double Fold

double pocket square fold
The “Double Fold”, sometimes also called double flat fold or double presidential fold, is another one of those folds taking advantage of using two differently colored pocket squares. I like this fold most when wearing one of my casual summer window pane plaid blazers. Using two differently colored pocket squares allows me to coordinate with the colors found on the jacket. A fun fold that is a bit more on the elegant side. Here is how you create this fold:

Double Fold Step-by-Step:

double foldLay both squares down flat.

double presidential foldNext, fold both squares in half to create two equal rectangles.

double presidential fold pocket squareNow lay one rectangle over the other. About a 1/4 inch of the pocket square below should be showing on one long side.

double4Fold the top square into thirds.

double presidential fold pocket square how toFold over the other side.

double presidential fold pocket square how to guideNow wrap the pocket square by folding the outer square around the inner square.

double pocket square fold for menFold both sides to create a complete wrap.

double hanky foldTurn the pocket square over so that the folds are hidden on the back side. Then, place the pocket square into your breast pocket. That’s all!

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