Wednesday Wait Loss 58: A Special St. Patrick's Day Link Up!

Welcome to Wednesday Wait Loss and Happy St. Patrick's Day! For this week's link up, I invite you to share your green quilty projects!

It's been a big week for me!

I posted my March goals last week, and I'm happy to report that I've made progress. I've completed the top for my secret sewing project, and now it's on to the quilting part. My fabric pull for that project is shown here on the left. You'll get to see the final project on Monday, which is my day on the Modern Plus Signs Book Blog Hop.

I've also made progress on my Island Batik project for this month--that fabric pull is shown here on the right. It's called Plum Delicious. This month we're challenged to try a new technique. I'm having fun with this one and can't wait to show you.

Finally, I've almost finished the quilting on Wicked Envy. You might remember this project from last year.

Last year I got the top done but not the quilting so it ended up on my To Do list. Well, it's almost off the list and boy am I happy! I'll hold the big reveal until it's done, but here's a sneak peek at how I quilted the witches hats.

Finally, something green. I've been pulling fabrics to cut for my Shamrock blocks for my Irish Eyes quilt and hope to make some soon. My block is below--the fabrics I pulled are at the

Well, that's what I've been up to! I can't wait to see the projects you share.

Before we get to this week's feature, let me share a bit more about the Modern Plus Sign Quilts Book Hop. Each day in the hop a quilt pattern from the book will be featured and along the way there will be giveaways! Here's the schedule for the hop.

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Monday, March 12th
Cheryl @ Meadow Mist Designs
Paige @ Quilted Blooms

Tuesday, March 13th
Soma @ Whims and Fancies
Ann @ Brown Paws Quilting
Kitty @ Night Quilter
Sophie @ Luna Lovequilts
Afton @ Quilting Mod
Shelly @ The Carpenter's Daughter Who Quilts

Wednesday, March 14th
Jayne @ Twiggy and Opal
Jen @ A Dream and a Stitch
Abigail @ Cut & Alter
Yvonne @ Quilting Jetgirl
Sandra @ mmm! Quilts
Karen @ Run Sew Fun

Thursday, March 15th
Linda @ Flourshing Palms
Bernie @ Needle and Foot
Liz @ Savor Every Stitch
Stacey @ Stacey Day Quilts
Michelle @ From Bolt to Beauty
Patty @ Elm Street Quilts
Melanie @ A Bit of Scrap Stuff Blog

Friday, March 16th
Myra @ Busy Hands Quilts
Izzy @ Dizzy Quilts
Ruth @ Charly and Ben's Crafty Corner
Christa @ Christa Quilts

Monday, March 19th
Jessica @ Quilty Habit
Cindy @ Hyacinth Quilt Designs
Jennifer @ The Inquiring Quilter
Julie @ The Crafty Quilter

Tuesday, March 20th
Tish @ Tish N Wonderland
Judy @ Sew Some Sunshine
Emily @ The Darling Dogwood
Wanda @ Wanda's Life Sampler
Karen @ Tu-Na Quilts, Travels, and Eats
Katherine @ Sew Me Something Good

Wednesday, March 21st

Anja @ Anja Quilts
Kate @ Smiles from Kate
Sue @ Seven Oak Street Quilts
Carole @ From my Carolina Home
Alison @ Little Bunny Quilts

Thursday, March 22nd
Debbie @ Esch House Quilts
Laura @ Slice of Pi Quilts
Beth @ Cooking Up Quilts
Janice @ Color Creating and Quilting
Joanne @ Quilts by Joanne

Friday, March 23rd
Cheryl @ Meadow Mist Designs
Paige @ Quilted Bloom

Don't forget to visit the blogs to see the lovely quilts! And visit Cheryl and Paige's blogs each day for giveaways! Come back on Monday when it's my turn to see how I was inspired by the book.

Now let's see who made the weekly feature.

Wednesday Wait Loss

This week I want to feature Shasta @ High Road Quilter. Shasta just joined our group, and her post featured this lovely fabric mandala, made by her sister from scraps from a quilt Shasta made. Isn't it wonderful?

Congratulations Shasta! Here's an I Was Featured badge for your blog.

Wednesday Wait Loss Featured

Time to link up! This week, the theme is all things green and Irish and St. Paddy's. You can link up new or old projects--done, almost done, or barely started! If you don't have anything at all to link up that fits the bill, you can link up something Springy. I'm in the mood for Spring!

Remember, if you need help linking up, click here for detailed step by steps.

Here are some quick reminders about the linky party:

  • This linky is all about encouragement, so please visit a few of the links and leave a comment.
  • If you’re uploading a photo from your phone/computer, leave a comment below that explains your project. And for the rest of us, please reply to a few of these comments leaving words of encouragement for a quick finish.
  • Please link back to my post somewhere in your blog post or use @inquiringquilter and #wedwaitloss to tag me in your Instagram/Flickr post.
  • If you link a photo from Facebook, please mention @InquiringQuilter and my Wednesday Wait Loss.

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