I used 2 strands held together for the foundation/body of the cuff. I combined two colors for the main band and used one of the colors (I chose white) for the edging. It requires only 1 skein each of the two colors.
Knitted Boot Cuffs, Faux Leg Warmers, or Boot Toppers with Chunky Knit and Wooden Working Buttons for Women and Teens in Dark Gray (BC-12)
I used 2 strands held together (a strand each of Colors A & B) for the foundation/main band and used Color B (I chose yellow DMC for the edging. It requires 1 skeins of Color A & 2 skeins of Color B (which you use for the edging.