The Single Rib Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #34 In Textured & Plain Stitch Description The Single Rib Stitch is a crochet stitch that is a great way to simulate a knitted rib stitch with crochet. It does not have the horizontal stretch of traditional ribbing, but can be used to great effect in hats, blankets, and sweaters. Video Tutorial Abbreviations CROCHET chChain Stitch dcDouble Crochet FPdcFront Post Double Crochet BPdcBack Post Double Crochet Stitch Details Skill LevelIntermediate Row CountNumber of Rows: 2 Pattern Repeat Multiples of 2 + 2 Stitch Characteristics rib stitch | ribbing | textured Pattern Instructions Foundation Chain: Foundation Row: Multiples of 2 + 2 Row 1: Skip 3 ch, *dc into next st; rep from * to end. Row 2: Ch 2, turn work, skip next st, *FPdc, BPdc; rep from * to last st, dc into turn st. Repeat Row 2 until you have reached your desired length. Swatch Photos Related Posts The Textured Single Crochet Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #59 By Johnny Vasquez The Cross Double Crochet Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #64 By Johnny Vasquez The Crochet Primrose Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #37 By Johnny Vasquez The Trinity Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #28 By Johnny Vasquez 2 Comments Denise Cox I did not really understand your reference to the dc round front and dc round back. Most crocheters identify these stitches as front post dc (fpdc) and back post dc (bpdc). JohnnyV Many stitches in knit and crochet have move than one name. This is how it was described in the book I pulled it from. But is also referred to as front and back post.