Now to me the beauty of this pattern has to be in the yarn - the subtle colours and slight nubby texture helps to bring out what is essentially a simple but stylish cut. I did do my share of surfing around to find a reasonably priced sub until I looked into my wallet. Then I had a look at my yarn cabinet and found .....
It's a discontinued cotton tape yarn from Jaeger and it was the just right gauge.
And here what it looks knitted up -
Or if you want to look closer
It's NOT the most perfect of subs BUT it works for me.