You would think this was a one-of-a-kind applique design.
I recently saw this antique quilt on MrsSewnSew's blog.
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But it's not the only one out there.
Here's another from my file of online auction pictures.
The green leaves have faded to pale gray but it's the same idea.
And whether it's a good idea or a bad idea is up to the viewer.
Wait, there are more
Georgann Eglinski's version of the above pattern.
I think that's enough.
Like many other applique ideas, this one probably originated in embroidered samplers. Piles of round fruit in bowls and baskets are often found. The details above are from 19th century samplers.
I've been cutting circles with the Go!Baby cutter. They could be fruit.