The lemon peel stitch tutorial is an easy one and the stitch is a very simple 1 row repeat and gives a lovely texture, just like the peel of a lemon.
Lemon peel stitch description
The lemon peel stitch is a solid crochet stitch with no gaps making it perfect for making warm items and bags. The crochet stitch is also reversible and is the same on both sides, this makes it ideal for blankets and throws.
How it’s made
The lemon peel stitch tutorial is a beginner friendly crochet pattern. Its a very simple one row repeat and to complete the tutorial you will need to know the single crochet stitch and the double crochet stitch. You can use any yarn with its recommended crochet hook size to complete the tutorial.
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Lemon peel stitch tutorial crochet pattern
The hook recommended for your yarn.
Any yarn can be used.
ch – Chain
dc – Double crochet
sc – Single crochet
Gauge / Tension
Not applicable for this tutorial due to yarn variations. I recommending making a small swatch of the lemon peel stitch and measuring the size before beginning a large project.
Stitches separated with a comma are to be made in separate spaces eg. (sc, dc) would mean sc in first stitch then dc in next stitch.
You will need the following supplies to complete the crochet project (links will take you directly to my recommended supplies)
Lemon peel stitch tutorial free crochet pattern
Use any yarn with the recommended hook.
- ch multiples of 2 for desired length
- ch 1 more then start in 2nd ch from the hook
- sc in ch, dc in next ch: repeat to end
- ch & turn
- sc in dc, dc in sc: repeat to end
- ch & turn
Row 3 +
- Repeat row 2 until you reach desired size
- Fasten off & weave in ends.
Lemon Peel Stitch Tutorial
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