I designed this sock pattern based on one of my favorite stitches for socks. I can’t recall where I first saw this stitch or if “skyp” was the actual abbreviation that was used. All I do know is that I love this stitch, the abbreviation makes sense to me and I have been using them both for years.
Ravelry: Mix or Match Fair Isle Socks pattern by Joan Sheridan...love those colours!
"Nice Ribbed Sock" pattern in Socks That Rock Mediumweight ‘enchanted forest’ by Glenna on Knitting to Stay Sane