The term card cut in furniture refers to a technique or decorative element in upholstery. It involves cutting fabric or leather in a pattern resembling a deck of cards and then using these cut pieces to create an upholstered surface. The resulting design can range from simple square shapes to more intricate patterns, adding visual interest to the furniture piece. Card cut upholstery is commonly used on chairs, sofas, and other upholstered furniture items. Latticework ornament in low relief.