I am excited to share this pattern I named the crochet ridge stitch with you that I came upon by accident by messing up another pattern I was trying to figure out!
Great Crochet Stitch to Try
See, it’s proof that good things can come from making some mistakes! I wasn’t sure what to call this, but ridge seemed to stick in my head when looking at the pattern, so I just went with it! So introducing the Ridge Stitch in Crochet! I can’t wait for you to try this fun crochet stitch!
This stitch would be great for an intermediate level crocheter, or higher, but if you are just starting out give it a shot anyway! You never know!
Crochet Ridge Stitch Pattern
Skill Level: Intermediate
- NEEDED: 2 Colors of Yarn of your choice (I used cotton yarn for my sample)
- Crochet hook size determined by what yarn you are using
- Scissors to cut off the ends
- Yarn needle to weave in loose ends
- To make your design larger or smaller chain a multiple of 4 plus 3
The Stitch Pattern
FOUNDATION CHAIN: With a crochet hook and your first color of yarn, Chain multiples of 4 plus 3 (I used 31 Chains on Sample)
ROW 1: Working in the back bar of your chain tutorial here!, Single Crochet in each Chain across, change your color now, chain 1, turn
ROW 2: Single Crochet in each Stitch across, chain 1, turn
ROW 3: Next Single Crochet in each Stitch across, change color to first color in the last stitch, chain 1 , turn
ROW 4: Single Crochet in first two stitches, Skip first 2 single crochets on 2 rows below, then double crochet in around each of the next 2 stitches 2 rows below, Single crochet in the next two stitches 2 rows up, Repeat this pattern until the end of row, chain 1, turn
ROW 5: Next, Single Crochet in each stitch across changing to second color at the last stitch, chain 1, turn
ROW 6: Single Crochet in first two stitches, Skip first 2 single crochets on 2 rows below, then double crochet in around each of the next 2 stitches 2 rows below, Single crochet in the next two stitches 2 rows up. Repeat this pattern until the end of row, chain 1, turn
ROW 7: Single Crochet in each stitch across changing to first color at the last stitch, chain 1, turn REPEAT UNTIL DESIRED LENGTH.
What an awesome looking pattern! Right? Now take a look at the backside and see a cool spike stitch pattern forming!
I hope You Enjoyed This Crochet Stitch
This ridge stitch crochet pattern is such a fun design that I’m confident a crocheter who wants to try an advanced pattern would be able to complete it with no problem. I promise! If you do have any questions just connect with me on Instagram!