Edging 5 – Pineapple

Edging-5-Pineapple-Photo

 

 

 

Materials:

100% cotton crochet thread, size 10
Steel crochet hook size 8 USA (1.50 mm)

Finished Size: 2 1/2″ W
Gauge: 2 rows shells = 1/2″

Pattern Stitches:

Shell: (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in indicated st.
Double Shell: (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in indicated stitch

Edging-5-Pineapple-Instructions

Edging:

Row 1) Ch 4, (dc, ch 2, 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in 4th ch from hook (first 3 chs skipped count as first dc) (counts as first double shell): 1 double shell.

Row 2) Ch 5, turn work; shell in next ch 2 sp see special sts, ch 3, shell in next ch 2 sp: 2 shells/1 ch 3-sp.

Row 3) Ch 5, turn work; shell in first shell sp, ch 1, (dc, ch 3, dc) in 2nd ch of next sp (center ch), ch 1, shell in next shell sp: 2 shells/2 ch 1-sps/1 ch 3-sp.

Row 4) Ch 5, turn work; shell in first shell sp, ch 2, dc in next ch 3 sp, (ch 1, dc) 5 times in same ch 3 sp, ch 2, shell in next shell sp: 2 shells/2 ch 2-sps/5 ch 1-sps/6 dc.

Row 5) Ch 5, turn work; shell in first shell sp, (ch 3, sc in next ch 1 sp) 5 times, ch 3, shell in next shell sp: 2 shells/1beg pineapple with 4 ch 3-lps/2 ch 3-sps.

Row 6) Ch 5, turn work; shell in first shell sp, sk next ch 3 sp, (ch 3, sc in next ch 3 lp) 4 times, ch 3, shell in next shell sp: 2 shells/1 pineapple with 3 ch 3-lps/2 ch 3-sps.

Row 7) Ch 5, turn work; double shell in first shell sp see special sts, sk next ch 3 sp, (ch 3, sc in next ch 3 lp) 3 times, ch 3, shell in next shell sp: 1 shell/1 double shell/1 pineapple with 2 ch 3-lps/2 ch 3-sps.

Row 8) Ch 5, turn work; shell in first shell sp, sk next ch 3 sp, (ch 3, sc in next ch 3 lp) twice, ch 3, shell in first ch 2 sp of double shell, ch 3, shell in next ch 2 sp of same double shell: 3 shells/1 pineapple with 1 ch 3-lp/3 ch 3-sps.

Row 9) Ch 5, turn work; shell in first shell sp, ch 1, (dc, ch 3, dc) in 2nd ch of next ch 3 sp (center ch), ch 1, shell in next shell sp, ch 3, sk next ch 3 sp, sc in last ch 3 lp, ch 3, shell in next shell sp: 3 shells/3 ch 3-sps/2 ch 1-sps.

Row 10) Ch 5, turn work; (shell in next shell sp) twice, ch 2, dc in next ch 3 sp, (ch 1, dc) 5 times in same ch 3 sp, ch 2, shell in next shell sp: 3 shells/1 complete pineapple/2 ch 2-sps/5 ch 1-sps.

Row 11) Ch 5, turn work; shell in first shell sp, (ch 3, sc in next ch 1 sp) 5 times, ch 3, shell in next shell sp, sc in next shell sp: 2 shells/1 pineapple with 4 ch 3-lps/2 ch 3-sps.

Remaining Rows) Repeat rows 6 – 11 for desired length; rep row 6.

Finishing Rows) Ch 5, turn work; shell in first shell sp, sk next ch 3 sp, (ch 3, sc in next ch 3 lp) 3 times, ch 3, shell in next shell sp: 2 shells/1 pineapple with 2 ch 3-lps/2 ch 3-sps.

Next Row) Ch 5, turn work; shell in first shell sp, sk next ch 3 sp, (ch 3, sc in next ch 3 lp) twice, ch 3, shell in next shell sp: 2 shells/1 pineapple with 1 ch 3-lp/2 ch 3-sps.

Next to Last Row) Ch 5, turn work; shell in in first shell sp, ch 3, sk next ch 3 sp, sc in last ch 3 lp, ch 3, shell in next shell sp: 2 shells/1 pineapple/2 ch 3-sps.

Last Row) Ch 5, turn work; (shell in next shell sp) twice. Fasten off; secure ends.