Category Archives: Gran’s Fan

Gran’s New Fans 21

Wonder if our Grans and Great Grans would have liked these colours to play with, but then, some of the faded fabrics we see in aged quilts just may have been much brighter when those quilts were made.

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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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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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Gran’s Fan 14

Interesting arrangement. It has been a little while since I used anything from this series.

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Gran’s New Fan 13

This layout could be used for any fan blocks where the fan is set into the corner of the block.

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