As showcased in quilts, it refers to the piecing together of different and frequently multicolored shapes to create a unique design.

Nails by (left to right): Shirley M. Reyes, Upscale Nail Spa, Avon Park, Fla.; Stephanie Becker, Revé Salon, Strongsville, Ohio; Stephanie B. Carter, Kev’Angies, Landover, Md.

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