Lemon Peel Slouchy / Beanie by Elena F. InstaYarn

Lemon Peel Slouchy / Beanie

Crochet
February 2017
Aran (8 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in Lemon Peel Stitch
4.0 mm (G)
241 - 262 yards (220 - 240 m)
Average Medium Adult
US
This pattern is available for free.

The crochet Lemon Peel Stitch makes an excellent choice for every kind of design. You can use it for bags, dishcloths or whatever you can imagine. It is also a really easy stitch to make. I came up with a slouchie/beanie hat for you: elastic and soft.

Suggested Materials

Crochet Hook (I used 6/G)
Main Color (I used about 85gr of black yarn for the beanie and 100gr of silver yarn for the slouchie)
Contrast Color (I used less than 50gr of dark gray)
Scissors
Tapestry Needle
Safety pins
PomPom maker (optional)
Gauge → 14 base stitches x 16 lemon peel stitch rounds = 10cm x 10cm (4’’ x 4’’)