Thursday, February 16, 2017

Free Pattern - Vintage Pineapple Bouquet Doily

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Vintage Pineapple Bouquet Doily

A clever woman very quickly & easily will crochet this exquisite doily…which will become a personal favorite to keep or gift to that special person!

MATERIALS:
J & P Coats Big Ball Best Six Cord Mercerized Crochet, Art #A104, Size 30, 2 balls of White, or
Clark’s Big Ball Mercerized Crochet, Art #B 34, Size 30, 2 balls of White
#10 Steel Crochet Hook

MEASUREMENT:  
18 ½ ” diameter

FIRST MOTIF: 
Start at center, ch 16.  Join with sl st to form ring.

1ST RND:  Ch 3, 35 dc in ring.  Join to top of ch-3.

2ND RND:  Ch 19, dc in 4th ch from hk, now, working over ch, make 4 dc, ch 4, sl st in 4th ch from hk (picot made), 11 dc, picot, 2 dc, hdc & 2 sc; * sl st in next 3 dc on Center, ch 16, sl st in center dc (bet picots) on last spoke made, ch 3 &, work over ch-16, make 5 dc, picot, 11 dc, picot, 2 dc, hdc & 2 sc.  Rep from * until 11 spokes have been completed, sl st in next 3 dc on center, ch 16, sl st in center dc bet picots on last spoke made, ch 3, work over ch-16 make 5 dc, picot & 6 dc, sl st at base of first dc on first spoke, then, work over rem ch on last spoke, make 5 dc, picot, 2 dc, hdc, & 2 sc, sl st in next 2 dc & in top of ch-3.  Break off. 

3RD RND:  Attach thread to free picot on any spoke, sc in same place, * ch 15, sc in next picot.  Rep from * around.  Join & break off (this is center motif).

SECOND MOTIF: 
Work as for First Motif until 2 rnds have been completed.

3RD RND:  Attach thread to free picot on any spoke, sc in same place, ch 7, sl st in any lp on First Motif, ch 7, sc in next picot on Second Motif, ch 7, sl st in next lp on First Motif, ch 7, sc in next picot on Second Motif, ch 15 & complete rnd as for First Motif (no more joinings).

Make 5 more motifs, join each motif to next 2 lps on Center & to the next 2 lps follow join of prev motif. 

Join last Motif to First Motif.

FILL-IN-MOTIF: 
Start at center, ch 10.  Join with sl st to form ring.

1ST RND:  Sl st in ring, (ch 6, 3 tr tr in ring, ch 6, sl st in ring) twice; ch 6, 2 tr tr in ring, sl st in center ch of lp preceding join on any motif, make tr tr in ring on Fill-in-Motif, ch 6, sl st in ring, ch 6, 2 tr tr in ring, sl st in center ch of first lp on next motif, make tr tr in ring on Fill-in-Motif, ch 6.  Join to first sl st.  Break off. 

Fill in all sps bet motifs same way.

Now work around motifs as follows:
1ST RND:  Attach thread to first free petal on any Fill-in-Motif, sc in same place, * ch 15, sc in tip of next petal, (ch 15, sc in next free lp) twice; ch 15, sc in next sc, (ch 15, sc in next lp) twice; ch 15, sc in tip of next petal.  Rep from * around.  Join (42 lps).

2ND RND:  Sl st to center of next lp, sc in same lp, * ch 15, sc in next lp.  Rep from * around.  Join.

3RD RND:  Sl st to center of next lp, sc in same lp, * ch 14, sl st in 6th ch from hk (picot made), ch 8, sc in next lp.  Rep from * around.  Join.

4TH RND:  Sl st to next picot, sl st in picot, ch 4, in same picot make 2 tr, ch 3 & 3 tr (shell made); * ch 4, in next picot make 3 tr, ch 3 & 3 tr (another shell made); ch 7, 8 tr in next picot, ch 7, shell in next picot.  Rep from * around.  Join to top of ch-4.

5TH RND:  Sl st to sp of next shell, sl st in sp, ch 4, in same sp make 2 tr, ch 3 & 3 tr (shell made over shell); * ch 4, shell over next shell, ch 7, 2 tr in next 2 tr, tr in next 4 tr, 2 tr in next 2 tr, ch 7, shell over next shell.  Rep from * around.  Join.

6TH RND:  Shell over first shell, * ch 4, shell over next shell, ch 7, (tr in next tr, ch 1) 11 times; tr in next tr, ch 7, shell over next shell.  Rep from * around.  Join.

7TH RND:  Shell over shell, * ch 4, shell over next shell, ch 6, (sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 6) 11 times; shell over next shell.  Rep from * around.  Join.

8TH RND:  Shell over shell, * ch 4, shell over next shell, ch 6, sk next ch-6, (sc in next lp, ch 6) 10 times; shell over next shell.  Rep from * around.  Join.

9TH RND:  Work as for 8th rnd, make ch-5 bet shells on 9th rnd, & ch-7 on 10th rnd, & have 1 lp less on pineapples on each rnd.

11TH RND:  Shell over shell, * ch 5, tr in center ch of next sp, ch 5, shell over next shell, ch 6, sk next ch, (sc in next lp, ch 6) 7 times; shell over next shell.  Repeat from * around.  Join.

12TH RND:  Shell over shell, * ch 6, in next tr make tr, ch 3 & tr; ch 6, shell over next shell, ch 6, sk next ch, (sc in next lp, ch 6) 6 times; shell over next shell.  Rep from * around.  Join.

13TH RND:  Shell over shell, * (ch 7, tr in next tr) twice; ch 7, shell over next shell, ch 6, sk next ch, (sc in next lp, ch 6) 5 times; shell over next shell.  Rep from * around.  Join, sl st across to last ch of shell sp.  Ch 3, turn.

Now complete pineapple as follows: 
1ST ROW: 
Shell over shell, ch 6, sk next ch, (sc in next lp, ch 6) 4 times; shell over next shell.  Turn.

2ND & 3RD ROWS:  Sl st to sp of first shell, & work as for first row, have 1 lp less on pineapple on each row.  Turn.

4TH ROW:  Sl st to sp of first shell, shell over same shell, ch 6, sk next ch, sc in next lp, ch 6, shell over next shell.  Turn.

5TH ROW:  Sl st to sp of first shell, ch 4, 2 tr in same sp, ch 3, hold back on hk last lp of each tr make 3 tr in same sp, yo & draw thru all lps on hk (cluster made); in sp of next shell make 3-tr cluster, ch 3 & 3 tr.  Turn.

6TH ROW:  Sl st to first sp, ch 5, dtr bet next 2 clusters, in top of dtr make ch 7, sl st, ch 9, sl st, ch 7 & sl st (triple picot made); ch 5, sl st in next sp.  Break off.

Attach thread to next shell on last rnd & complete pineapple as before.

Complete all pineapples same way.

Starch lightly & press.


ENJOY!

HANDY ABBREVIATIONS:

*                                   repeat the instructions following the single asterisk as directed
* *                                repeat instructions between asterisks as many times as directed or                                      repeat from a given set of instructions
”                                   inch(es)
Alt                               alternate
Approx                        approximately
Beg                             begin/beginning
Bet                              between
Bl                                back loop(s)
Bo                               bobble
Bp                               back post
Bpdc                           back post double crochet
Bpsc                           back post single crochet
Bptr                            back post treble/triple crochet
Ca                               color A
Cb                               color B
Cc                               contrasting color
Ch                               chain stitch
Ch                               refers to chain or space previously
made: e.g                   ch-1 space
ch-sp                           chain space
Cl                                cluster
Cm                              centimeter(s)
Compl                         complete
Cont                            continue
Dc                               double crochet
Dc2tog                        double crochet 2 stitches together
Dec                             decrease/decreases/decreasing
Dtr/Dtrc                       double treble/triple crochet
fl                                  front loop(s)
Foll                              follow/follows/following
Fp                                front post
Fpdc                            front post double crochet
Fpsc                            front post single crochet
Fptr                             front post treble/triple crochet
G                                 gram
Hdc                             half double crochet
Hk                               hook
Inc                               increase/increases/increasing
Incl                              inclusive
K                                 knit
lp(s)                            loop(s)
M                                 meter(s)
M                                 mesh
Mc                               main color
Meas                          measure
Mm                              millimeter(s)
O                                 over (yarn over)
Oz                               ounce(s)
P                                 picot or purl
Pat(s) or patt             pattern(s)
Pc st or Pc                 popcorn stitch
Pm                             place marker
Prev                           previous
PSSO                         pass slip stitch over
Rem                            remain/remaining
Rep                             repeat(s)
Rnd(s)                        round(s)
Rs                               right side
Sc                               single crochet
Sc2tog                       single crochet 2 stitches together
Sdc                             short double crochet (half double crochet)
Sk                               skip
Sl st                           slip stitch
Sp(s)                          space(s)
St(s)                           stitch(es)
Tch or t-ch                  turning chain
Tbl                              through back loop
Tog                             together
Tr or Trc                     treble/triple crochet
Trtrc or T Trc              triple treble/triple crochet
Ws                              wrong side
YB                               yarn back
Yd(s)                           yard(s)
YF                               yarn forward
Yo                               yarn over
Yoh                             yarn over hook