Quilt Blocks

Quilt blocks come in lots of varieties, so be sure to choose one that fits your style and project. Learn about your options with these articles.


The folksy flock of birdhouses that adorn the Birds of a Feather Quilt really give it a charming appeal. Find helpful instructions and download the free quilt pattern in this article.

The pretty Handweave quilt block alludes to the country arts of caning and weaving, and will show off your skill. Make this quilt block by downloading the pattern and easy-to-follow instructions from this article.

Bring a touch of paradise to yourQuilting design with the bold Garden of Eden quilt block. Learn to make this quilt block and download the pattern for it from this article.

Bring an urban element to your country quilt design with the striking City Streets quilt block. Learn to make this quilt block and download the pattern for it from this article.

The Heart Can quilt block is a lovely depiction of fresh flowers casually placed in an old-fashioned coffeepot. Learn to make this quilt block and download the pattern for it from this article.

The pie on the Apple Pie quilt block looks like it should make your kitchen smell good. Learn to make this quilt block and download the pattern for it from this article.

Show off your American pride with the Stars & Stripes Forever Quilt. Fun and easy to make, the lap quilt goes great with any d'cor. Download the free quilt pattern only at HowStuffWorks.

Add a year-round summer touch to yourQuilting project with the attractive Watermelon quilt block. You can make this quilt block by downloading the pattern and easy-to-follow instructions from this article.

Give your favorite beverage a soft -- and great-looking -- landing with the Stars & Stripes Forever Quilted Coaster. Find helpful instructions and download the free quilt pattern in this article.

Include the Home Sweet Home quilt block in your project to add a cozy, sentimental element. You can make this quilt block by downloading the pattern and easy-to-follow instructions from this article.

You'll have nothing but fun when making the Palm Tree Quilt Block, thanks to its charming tropical theme. Download a great quilt block and instructions on how to make it in this article.

Show some of your American pride by creating the impressive Flag Fanfare Quilt. It's truly an Americana classic. Find helpful instructions and the free quilt pattern download in this article.

Warm up your kitchen -- and your heart -- by creating the special Country Scents Quilt. Download the free quilt pattern in this article, where you'll also find helpful instructions.

The Chain (Variation) Quilt Block features an attractive geometric design with a chain of square shapes as the focal point. Download a great quilt block and instructions on how to make it in this article.

Make instant memories with the Album Block Quilt Block. This block works beautifully with a variety of colors and patterns. Download a great quilt block and instructions on how to make it in this article.

The Stained Glass Quilt Block features a striking symmetrical design, and works beautifully with contrasting colors and patterns. Download a great quilt block and instructions on how to make it in this article.

The simple design of the Flying Geese (Variation) Quilt Block allows for infinite possibilities and versatility. Download a great quilt block and instructions on how to make it in this article.

The Friendship Circle Quilt Block features smooth curves and soft lines. In this article, you will find a great quilt block, colorful illustrations of fabric ideas, and step-by-step instructions to help get you started.

Be ready for crows of delight in response to yourQuilting project when you use our Rooster quilt block, showing a proud, puffed-up rooster. Download the quilt block pattern and instructions from this article.

The Four Corner Flowers Quilt Block is a lovely quilt block that dazzles with its geometric flower design. Download a great quilt block and instructions on how to make it in this article.

The Chinese Fan Quilt Block is an elegant quilt block that features graceful curves and lines. Download a great quilt pattern and instructions on how to make it in this article.

The Rail Fence Quilt Block, with its clean, simple lines, is an instant classic inQuilting. Download a great quilt pattern and instructions on how to make it in this article.

The simple yet beautiful Friendship Star (Variation) Quilt Block features a single four-pointed star in its foreground. Download a great quilt block and instructions on how to make it in this article.

The focal point of the playful yet graceful Ohio Star Quilt Block is an eight-pointed star. Download a great quilt block and instructions on how to make it in this article.

The Kaleidoscope Quilt Block is a unique quilt block that boasts a delightful symmetrical design. Download a great quilt block and instructions on how to make it in this article.