herringbone pattern


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a pattern of columns of short parallel lines with all the lines in one column sloping one way and lines in adjacent columns sloping the other way

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5) Intricate wallpaper and a herringbone pattern in the floor add texture to front hall.
A particularly noteworthy aspect of the process pointed out by Boyce is the ability to create deterministic two-dimensional patterns of wrinkles, such as a zigzag herringbone pattern.
The flooring is hardwood inset with travertine in a herringbone pattern.
Grand doubleheight entry with striking herringbone pattern oak flooring introduces the sun-filled interior with a splendid flow.
The other leaf traits, the red fleck mark and red midrib, a herringbone pattern that runs down the centre of each leaflet in a bold red colour, were mapped to nearby locations, resolving a century-old question as to whether these leaf traits were controlled by one gene or two separate genes.
In the front, a paving-stone driveway replaced battered concrete in a herringbone pattern to mimic Pasadena's Greene & Greene Gamble House, and stone pillars with lights were added.
The long side walls are clad in feathery aspen shingles, set in a herringbone pattern, which gives the huge, blind flanks a mesmerising sense of animation and texture (shades of Peter Zumthor's celebrated chapel at Sogn Benedetg, AR January 1991).
Other ensembles in the Club collection include Unis, a herringbone pattern in tan and white; and Hegoa, an optical cube pattern in ink and sky blue.
Still, after all the digging, backfilling, compacting, and leveling, it was good to watch the progress of my herringbone pattern as it made its way past the flowers.
Histologically, the lesion was characterized by solidly packed sheets of spindle cells arranged in fascicles that imparted the appearance of a herringbone pattern in some areas (figure 3).
The Medline puller also has a herringbone pattern instead of a crown or "V" shape on upper and lower belts and pulleys to eliminate skidding or slipping.
A herringbone pattern of mackerel sky is a high-altitude indicator of wind and rain within 24 hours.
He welded six separate strands of carbonised iron into a strong blade, using a technique of folding strands of iron, giving a herringbone pattern.
Go for curved paving stones, or straight-edged stones laid in curved lines or a herringbone pattern to encourage chi (positive energy).
You might get an additional look with a unique piece, a herringbone pattern, but I mostly see the figures falling into the mottle or fiddleback categories," Cox says.