Looking for unique quilt block ideas to spice up your quilting? Try the Sun Rays Quilt Block! This free quilt block pattern acts like a picture frame for applique and embroidery. The striped border offsets a plain center square in this block.
The Arizona Block is a gorgeous and intricate free quilt block pattern using half square triangles. This block features two accent colors against a plain background color. A center square focuses the block in the center on one of the accent colors.
Block Disappearing pinwheel quilt sampler - tr says this is a good one. also, think about making a quilt with two alternating blocks: pinwheel and friendship star and alternating positive and negative space in both blocks.