More to explore:
embroidered quilt block
Cross block - Auntie Cookie - I'd like to play with this: use strips of different widths; use different fabric in the strips; keep center fabric the same but vary the strips or vice versa.... Good stash buster potential.
smocked dress quilt block - amazing! by pipersquilts on flickr
A - Z quilt blocks
I have the pattern - I just need to do it! Apron quilt block... a Lori Holt pattern
lollipop quilt block
sewingly along...: quilt block
Hour Glass Quilt Blocks - would be cool to do the opposite so there was white at the center for alternating blocks
Jelly Roll Quilt - blocks of five strips on the diagonal
Gorgeous Halloween quilt using Swoon pattern from thimbleblossoms
little apples paper pieced hexagons. exceptional fussy cutting.
wouldn't this be a darling housewarming or anniversary gift (all our homes)