What is "herringbone"? It comes from the pattern that resembles the skeleton of a herring fish.(1) It is not a chevron, but is different in that the V pattern is reversed at the break, like a broken zig zag. Here is a classic example:
Here is some awesome herringbone tile:
or mirrored herringbone:
Check out this sisal runner from High Street Market. I think I need this for my laundry room!
or this herringbone throw in orange...love it:
I might have to get these herringbone shoes!
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