Great way to try a more complicated block without working on it forever. Wheels of Chance from Love of Quilting September/October is a throw size quilt pattern featuring nine-blade fan quilt blocks. Quilt by Liz Porter.
A geometric addition to your quilting, prairie points can be tricky if you don't know the fastest, easiest way to make them. Watch this video tutorial on how to sew continuous prairie points to make a prairie point border from one piece of fabric.