I think there are a few ways to create Rib Crochet. This method is quite easy.
- direction of work
- rib crochet consists of alternating rows of:
sc row and
sl st row
- quite dense, no big holes
- mildly stretchy
- not stiff
Video Tutorial: Faux Rib Crochet
Tutorial by Hopeful Honey on YouTube.
Other Faux Rib Crochet
3 differnt faux rib with varying elasticity using slip st, single crochet, hdc respectively.
fpdc & Chain Faux Rib
I used this in my Meditation Capelet.
fpdc & chain crochet rib produces a fabic that:
- has a ribbed appearance on both sides; both elastic
- is not dense but quite airy so it is good when you want a rib section that is quite soft