With yarn of your choice (preferably four ply or double knitting) Cast on 33 stitches on 3mm needles in the colour of your choice, and knit 6 rows knit 3, purl 3 rib. The odd rows will start purl 3.
Row 7, knit 3 in colour A, knit 3 in colour B, being careful to twist the yarns to avoid making an unintentional hole ater the first 3 stitches. Continue across in this manner, ending with knit 3 A.
Step 1: Knitting tiny stripes
Step 2: Knit 7 rows in stripe
Discontinue striped effect and
Row 1- continue in knit 3 colour Be, knit 3 colour B.
Row 2 - purl three B, purl three colour A
for about an inch