Hanafuda / 花札 : [wikipedia] There are twelve suits, representing months. Each is designated a flower, and each suit has four cards. Typically, each suit will have two normal cards and two special cards.
“My life has been a tapestry of rich and royal hue, An everlasting vision of an ever-changing view. A wondrous woven magic, in bits of blue and gold, A tapestry to feel and see, impossible to hold.” ~ Carole King Koi Frolic fabric by Joyce Hwang