What is a harlequin?

Answer The word "harlequin" was originally applied to clown characters in Italian commedia dell'arte. It has since been used to describe or name dozens of people, animals, colors and patterns. Perhaps one... Read More »

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What is a Harlequin romance?

Harlequin romances---those little paperback books found in the book section of grocery stores---mostly feature covers with beautiful men and women in sensual poses. The romance novel accounts for 3... Read More »

What is harlequin disease?

Harlequin ichthyosis is a rare genetic disorder that causes severe skin effects in sufferers. It is caused by a mutation in the ABCA12 gene, which helps make protein that transports fats in the ski... Read More »

What is a Chihuahua harlequin?

The Chihuahua is a small, alert breed with a terrier-like personality. A Chihuahua can be either short- or long-coated and generally does not exceed 6 lbs. in weight. The breed originated in the Me... Read More »

How do I paint harlequin diamonds?

Lay drop cloths in the room. Apply the base color. Allow enough time to paint two or more coats if necessary. Calculate the square footage of the room, the size of the diamonds you want to paint an... Read More »