I wanted to use sport weight yarn to produce an elegant pair of socks and decided to go for the Austrian cables. I found the cable patterns in Maria Erlbacher’s book Überlieferte Strickmuster aus dem Steirischen Ennstal.
I am not a big sock knitter, but these were too beautiful to pass by. A simple but oh-so-pretty pattern, the designer points out that they make a great introduction to stranded knitting. My feet feel cozier already. There & Back Again Socks by Ms Yarn