How to Crochet the Single Rib Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #252

How to Crochet the Single Rib Stitch

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the single rib stitch. This stitch creates an interesting simple rib design. The single rib stitch would be great for scarves, cowls and hats!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


Valley Yarns Northampton

Sourced the softest wool WEBS could find and dyed in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.

A Crochet Hook


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Chain Stitch – Ch
Single Crochet-sc
Double Crochet-dc
Front Post Double Crochet-Fpdc
Back Post Double Crochet-BPdc

Skill: Intermediate
Foundation Chain:Chain any number of sts.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (Right Side): dc in 4th ch from hook and each ch across, turn.

  2. Row 2

    ch 3 (counts as dc), *FPdc in next dc, BPdc in next dc; rep from * across to tch, dc in top of tch, turn.

Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Single Rib Stitch. (Right Side)

Example of the Single Rib Stitch. Right Side (Click for Larger Image)

Example of the Single Rib Stitch. (Wrong Side)

Example of the Single Rib Stitch. Wrong Side (Click for Larger Image)

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