There are a variety of ways to add pattern to the surface of concrete. The most commonly used technique is concrete stamping.
Stamped concrete is popular because it replicates both the pattern and texture of stone, brick and even wood. Often, the pattern imprinted on the surface of new concrete is so realistic that guests to your home will not even recognize that it is actually concrete.
European fan is a variation on cobblestone that exists of cobbles arranged in a series of arches. The best way to achieve this look is with concrete stamping or stenciling.
The European fan pattern looks great with homes that have old-world character.