A handkerchief (kerchief or hanky), is a folded square piece of fabric that can be carried in your pocket or purse. Generally used for personal hygiene, it can also be used as a fashion accessory by placing it decoratively in the breast...
How to: Turn an Old Shirt into a Handkerchief or Pocket Square
.~Fold over two opposite corners so they overlap slightly roughly into thirds Fold up the bottom corner and press then fold up the bottom again 1/3 of the way Sometimes I stitch the sides closed but even easier is to insert a strip of "Stitch Witchery" along each side and press and fuse the sides together That way there are no stitches showing I buy French lavender buds from a wholesale source I make a separate pouch out of muslin the same size as my envelope@adeleburgess~.
How to Make a Hankerchief for Next to Nothing - Do It Yourself