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Apple Blossom Quilt Top

I always start projects with huge expectations. I think it is going to be the best thing ever- whatever it is. Of course, it's hard to live up to those sorts of dreams. I usually end a project just a little bit disappointed. Every once a great while, though, a project lives up to those expectations and even exceeds them.
Apple Blossom Quilt Top
I love how this turned out! I just could not stop taking pictures of it, even though it was threatening to rain any moment.
Apple Blossom Quilt Top
Apple Blossom Quilt Top
Apple Blossom Quilt Top
Apple Blossom Quilt Top- Back
This came together so quickly. I cut the fabric on Thursday. Started the quilt top Friday and finished it Saturday morning. It could have just been the excitement to see everything come together. I think the pink and gray are just perfect- especially next to those apple blossoms. I may have to continue the theme with a bright green binding. Don't expect a completed project anytime soon, though. I spent June's crafty budget on the fabric for this and two other small quilts, so the batting, backing and binding will have to wait until next month.

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