Category Archives: Grandmother’s Fan

Gran’s New Fans 23, 24

One of the project files which have been in existence for ten years, and sitting around doing nothing for most of it. Today I am sharing the last two virtual quilts and putting the file into retirement. Mind you, I … Continue reading

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Gran’s New Fans 22

Gran’s New Fans started when I simply replaced Log Cabin blocks with Grandmother’s Fan blocks. The combination of two old fashioned ideas has resulted in a rather modern looking design.

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Gran’s New Fan 19 and 20

The design above would look good in pretty much any colour combination …. old-fashioned or modern.   This one I think is more suited to modern, bright and in your face. Love it! (And I say that as someone who would … Continue reading

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Elevenses 55 and 56

Selected the first one, decided it was a bit boring, so added a second … but now I don’t think it is that boring at all! Very interesting! However, the second one is prettier!

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Wedding Fans OP 1, 2, 3 and 4

I found a project file this morning with a name, a heap of blocks and fabrics all as used in a previous project … but no quilts! So I had a little play. Found  some peacock tails! And learned a … Continue reading

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Gran’s New Fan 18

Love the rounded square around the centre! Not only new fans, new fabrics too! I was bored with the old ones, and had a play, then forgot I had changed them. I thought they were still in the old boring … Continue reading

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Gran’s New Fan 17 and 18

Some interesting shapes created with Grandmother’s Fan blocks. I like the 3D effect in this second design. I usually ignore this series … something to do with the choice of fabrics. I might have to look at that in the … Continue reading

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Wedding Fans 21

Oh, so pretty! I feel for today’s brides in my part of the world … it is going to be difficult to remain cool!

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Grannies New Fan 16

I hope Granny has a lot of patience as this has been waiting for a long time to be shown to you.

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Gran’s New Fan 15

Like the combination in the corners … rather like a bird.

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