The back and forth appearance of each row of this quilt square design contributes to the name. The different color combination of each row makes them look separate. The patterns could resemble their skins. Whole stitches are used in this design that could be used as a quilt block.
Suggested materials: White (429-0) Jobelan 28 count or Aida 14 count (3706-1) from Wichelt Imports. DMC embroidery floss