I did take a few minutes to look at my newly-arrived copy of Modern Blocks.
I'm getting in the mood for a "piecey" sort of project, and this book provided a lot of inspiration.
A few of my favorites:
That's for a single 12" block!
I was particularly intrigued by this one
I think this one is my favorite.
My one complaint about this book is that there aren't any pictures of completed quilts made out of these blocks, so you have to use your imagination as to what a whole quilt would look like. But I intend to make my own and find out!