500 Quilt Blocks is a comprehensive guide to quilting, showcasing a wide range of the most popularly used blocks in the quilting world. It is the ultimate reference guide for quilters of all skill levels and includes techniques for beginners and advanced quilters alike. All of the blocks in this book are assembled by machine sewing. There are 10 chapters, each featuring a different quilt-block theme. Each chapter contains various blocks with photographs, cutting diagrams, and sewing instructions plus variations for each featured block. 500 Quilt Blocks takes things one step further with a series of project patterns that incorporate some of the 500 blocks found in the book. These patterns can be followed step-by-step, or serve as inspiration to create personalized designs. It's the perfect companion to planning your next quilt as well as a handy reference guide to add to your quilting library.