Directional Blocks

Directional quilt blocks are a favourite of mine (and perhaps of yours as well) as they offer up unique opportunities to create a variety of quilt designs. By simply rotating the quilt blocks in increments of 90 degrees, all sorts of striking quilts emerge in the design process.
Split Ohio Star
Spool and Bobbin

Squash Blossom
Steps to the Altar
Sunny Day

Thrifty Block
Travelled Roads
Tree of Life


Underground Railroad
Wagon Tracks
Winged Four Patch
World's Fair Puzzle

Woven Chevron