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Day 30: The Fan Fold

Fan Pocket Square Fold
One of my favorite folds for solid colored pocket squares in bright colors is this so-called “Fan Fold”. It is a neat and organized fold that somewhat looks similar to the Rolled Puff. As the name suggests its pleats and its round shape mimics the look of a fan. Here is how you create this fold:

The Fan Pocket Square Fold Step-by-Step:

Fan1Lay the pocket square down flat.

Fan Pocket SquareFold in half to create a rectangle

Fan Pocket Square FoldFold in the pleats so that they are 1/2 to 1 inch spaced apart. Make sure to press down firm on each fold.

How to Fan Pocket Square FoldNow bunch up the pocket square like an accordion.

Pocket square folds the fan foldHold the fold in place with a rubber band about 1/3 down towards the bottom.

how to Pocket square folds the fan foldNow spread open the fan

Fan Hanky FoldsAt last place the pocket square in your breast pocket.

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