While the three sweaters I have in time-out are awaiting their fate, I'm still happily knitting socks.
The twisted stitch pattern goes down both sides of each cuff. It has the unromantic name "Chain in Pieces".
Pattern: Basic cuff down sock pattern on 60 stitches.
12 stitch side panels are Chain in Pieces, stitch pattern #23 in Twisted-Stitch Knitting Originally by Maria Erlbacher and updated by Meg Swansen and Amy Detjen.
The remaining stitches are a k2p2 ribbing.
Yarn: Simply Socks Yarn Company solid. Color gray.
Needles: Options #1, 2.5mm
Gauge: 8 stitches/inch, 10 rows/inch