2013 CAL – Stitch of the Month Afghan – Post Rib Stitch

The Post Rib Stitch

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This stitch makes a great ribbing on sweaters and more.

 Post Rib Stitch

Chain any Odd Number + 2 (For Afghan Square ch 23)

Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook and each ch across; ch 3, turn.

Row 2: Dc in 2nd dc, * FPdc in next dc; dc in next dc; repeat from * to last st; dc in last st; ch 3, turn.

Row 3:  Dc in 2nd dc, * BPdc in next dc; dc in next dc; repeat from * to last st; dc in last st; ch 3, turn.

Repeat rows 2 and 3 for pattern.

Stitch Key:

FPdc = Front Post double crochet

BPdc = Back Post double crochet