Modern Blocks

About the Author

Susanne Woods is the Acquisitions Editor at C&T Publishing and has overseen several successful compilation books. She has been in the publishing industry for over 16 years, and she is an avid quilter. Susanne lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. Visit her blog –

This book features blocks by more than 50 designers, including:

Tine Andersen, Cheryl Arkison, Ellen Baker, Natalia Bonner, Natasha Bruecher, Sonja Callaghan, Melissa Crow, Kirsten Duncan, Lynne Goldsworthy, Krista Hennebury, Solidia Hubbard, Modern Quilt Studio, Angela Pingel, Latifah Saafir, Amanda Sasikirana

Modern Blocks by Design Collective

Meet the new kids on the block

Modern Blocks by Design Collective

  • 99 blocks from today’s most popular modern quilters
  • Try something entirely new or put a twist on traditional blocks—choose from pieced, appliquéd, and embroidered designs
  • Perfect for using your novelty, designer, and solid fabrics

Today’s most talented modern quilters share 99 block designs, with new ways to think about the classics, plus some brand new blocks you have not seen before. These fresh and fun 12” blocks are beginner-friendly with complete cutting instructions. This book is great for block swaps; combine blocks to make your own impressive modern quilt.