07 May Suez Crochet Ribbing Stitch
STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES USED
CHAIN (abbrev. ch)
YO and pull through the loop on hook.
SLIP STITCH (abbrev. sl st)
Insert hook in stitch, YO and pull through all 2 loops on hook.
EXTENDED HALF DOUBLE CROCHET (abbrev. ehdc)
YO, insert hook in stitch, YO and pull up a loop (3 loops on hook), YO and pull through one loop, YO and pull through all 3 loops on hook
THROUGH BACK LOOP (abbrev. tbl)
The back loop is furthest away from you.
THROUGH THIRD LOOP (abbrev. ttl)
The third loop lies right behind the back loop of a stitch.
CROCHETING INTO THE BACK BUMP OF A CHAIN
When you turn your chain, you’ll see a small ‘bump’ on the wrong side of each stitch.
- ch = chain
- ehdc = extended half double crochet
- tbl = through back loop
- ttl = through third loop
- slst = slip stitch
START CROCHETING | SUEZ RIBBING STITCH
- Turning chain at the beginning of row does not count as a stitch.
- Number of rows in pattern repeat : 2
To begin: multiple 1 + 1 turning chain
Row 01. Starting in 2nd ch through back bumps, ehdc to end.
Row 02. ch, turn, slst-ttl to end.
Row 03. ch, turn, ehdc-tbl to end
Repeat rows 02|03 until desired height is reached.
VIDEO | EXTENDED HALF DOUBLE CROCHET
CHART | SUEZ CROCHET RIBBING STITCH
You can check the symbols used in the chart in the post “Crochet Symbols”.
VIDEOTUTORIAL | HILARIA FINA