it's called "rainbow socks". and it's knitted with short rows. simple self striping yarn. the short row method i used was a yarn over. no wrap & turn. also, i slipped the first stitch after the yarn over. [look on ravelry for more about the pattern?
Florista is the monthly pattern for October 2015 from the subscription SockenLust. The subscription contains 12 patterns per year. At the beginning of each month, one pattern will be sent exclusively to your mailbox.
These socks were inspired by the great spider, Shelob, and her web-filled lair as described in the Lord of the Rings series. The web cleverly encases your feet and legs, entwining around your calves and soles.