Explore the timeless charm--and versatility--of an iconic block! Classic yet contemporary, Log Cabin blocks are steeped in tradition yet open to infinite possibilities. In Beyond the Block, today's top designers show you how to take the traditional Log Cabin block in new directions, creating inspired designs that embrace the past while incorporating modern aesthetics and one-of-a-kind style. In Beyond the Block, you'll find: 15 inspiring patterns for quilts, accessories, and home d cor from some of the biggest names in quilting today--including Tula Pink, Thomas Knauer, Debbie Grifka, and Siobahn Rogers. Illustrated, step-by-step tutorials for making a variety of Log Cabin blocks, from traditional to wonky. Expert tips on everything from quilt-making basics to choosing fabrics and using color. Artist profiles and inspiring essays on making group projects, quilting for charity, creating your own Log Cabin block designs, and more! Featuring projects anyone can make, this beautifully curated collection will inspire you to take your quilting to the next level and make your own mark on one of quilting's most beloved blocks--the Log Cabin.