“The five fans in this co-lab collection are our way of bringing a traditional accessory into a more contemporary context.”
DAISY HOPPEN, CO-CREATOR OF FERN FANS
“The hand-painted décor and prints in this collection are very much indicative of Fern Fans relationship with flora and fauna, nature and its colour palette.”
AMANDA BORBERG, CO-CREATOR OF FERN FANS
Small talk with the duo behind Fern Fans.
We’re fanning the breeze with the co-creators of our newest co-lab, Fern Fans. Together, fan aficionado and longtime collector Daisy Hoppen, along with textile designer Amanda Borberg, have developed a perennial collection of beautiful designs.
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Do you speak fan?
Historical tales tell of a time when fans were used to convey secret messages to romantic admirers. Keeping this nostalgic notion in mind, together with Fern fans, we’ve added a personal touch updating the language.
“With just three different but subtle gestures, fellow fan-bearers can connect and show support for each other without using a single word.”
ANNA NYRÉN, HEAD OF CO-LABS, & OTHER STORIES
Learn the contemporary fan language with our illustrated guide.
“You make me laugh.”
Semi closed fan held with the left hand.
To hold the fan with the right hand in front of the face.
“I like your style.”
To hold the fan with your right hand, half open.