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Crochet Ribbed Half Double Crochet Stitch

Video Tutorial

Swatch Pattern

Size: 6x6 Inches

Gauge: 4” = 14 Stitches | 8 Rows

Yarn: Medium Weight Yarn

Crochet Hook: US H/5mm Crochet Hook



Ch – Chain

St(s) – Stitch(es)

Hdc – Half Double Crochet

Tbl – Through Back Loop

Yo – Yarn Over



Ch 22 or any number of sts to measure 6” and add 2 more chains for the foundation.


Row 1: 1hdc in 3rd ch from hook and every chain across. (21sts)


Row 2: ch2 (does not count as st), turn, *1hdc tbl in next st. Repeat from * across.


Repeat Rows 2 ten more times for a total of 12 rows. 

Fasten off & block to 6x6 square.