The Single Rib Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #34

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.

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Abbreviations

CROCHET

ch
Chain Stitch
dc
Double Crochet
FPdc
Front Post Double Crochet
BPdc
Back Post Double Crochet


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

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.

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