I used 5 skeins of Patons SWS in the Natural Pink colorway. I used portions of 3 of these skeins in order to keep the striping in perfect sequence. By yardage alone, I used a total of 3.5 skeins.
See the matching hat here: Palindrome Hat
Check out these great modifications by fellow Ravelers!
Modified Bind Off. Creates a bound off edge that more closely matches the cast on, without flaring. By Susan
Modified beginning and ending, for a smooth ribbed edge, by rayleigh
Modified cables, for a more masculine look, by marymealittle
Added cable repeat, as suggested in the pattern, by KarenP
Random cable twists! Creates an interesting randomized effect, by knitxx0r
2 edge cables with seed stitch center, by oneheidihere
Baby blanket with reversible cable center, by jentrygg