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Pretty Pineapples

Click here for larger image.Add beads to these small accent doilies crocheted from size 10 crochet cotton for even more dramatic impact.

Dainty pineapple doilies in a trio of spring pastels bring a breath of fresh air to any tabletop.

Designs by Judy Teague Treece

Finished Size

Yellow doily: 10 inches in diameter
Aqua doily: 11 1/2 inches in diameter
Lavender doily: 11 inches in diameter

Materials

  • DMC Cebelia size 10 crochet cotton (284 yds per ball): 1 ball #745 banana yellow
  • Aunt Lydia's size 10 crochet cotton (350 yds per ball): 1 ball each #450 aqua and #495 wood violet
  • Size 7/1.65mm steel crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

Gauge

3 tr rnds = 1 inch

Pattern Notes

Weave in loose ends as work progresses.
Join rounds with a slip stitch unless otherwise stated.

Special Stitches

Shell: (2 tr, ch 2, 2 tr) in indicated st.

Beginning shell (beg shell): Sl st into ch sp, ch 4, (tr, ch 2, 2 tr) in same ch sp as beg ch 4.

3-treble crochet cluster (3-tr cl): *Yo hook twice, insert hook in indicated st, yo, draw up a lp, [yo, draw through 2 lps on hook] twice, rep from * twice, yo, draw through all 4 lps on hook.

Yellow Doily

Rnd 1: With banana yellow, ch 6, sl st in first ch to form a ring, ch 4 (counts as first tr), tr in ring, ch 2, (2 tr, ch 2) 7 times in ring, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-4. (16 tr, 8 ch-2 sps)

Rnd 2: Ch 4, tr in next tr, ch 4, [tr in each of next 2 tr, ch 4] 7 times, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4.

Rnd 3: Ch 4, tr in next tr, *ch 3, sc in next ch-4 sp, ch 3**, tr in each of next 2 tr, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4.

Rnd 4: Ch 4, tr in next tr, *ch-3, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch 3 sp, ch 3**, tr in each of next 2 tr, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch 4.

Rnd 5: Ch 4, tr in next tr, *ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 2, (tr, ch 2, tr) in next ch-2 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3**, tr in each of next 2 tr, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4.

Rnd 6: Ch 4, tr in same st as beg ch-3, ch 1, 2 tr in next tr, *ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp (sc, ch 7, sc) in ch-2 sp between tr sts, ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3**, 2 tr in next tr, ch 1, 2 tr in next tr, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4. (8 pineapple bases)

Rnd 7: Sl st into ch-1 sp, ch 5 (counts as first tr, ch 1), tr in same ch-1 sp, *ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 2, 7 tr in next ch-7 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3**, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-5.

Rnd 8: Sl st into ch-1 sp, ch 1, *(sc, ch 5, sc) in ch-1 sp, ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3, sc in next tr, [ch 2, sc in next tr] 6 times, ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 9: Sl st into ch-5 sp, ch 4, 6 tr in same ch-5 sp, *ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 4, sc in next ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] 5 times, ch 4, sk next sp, sc in next ch sp, ch 3**, 7 tr in next ch-5 sp, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4.

Rnd 10: Ch 4, [ch 1, tr in next tr] 6 times, *ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 4, sc in next ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] 4 times, ch 4, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3**, tr in next tr, [ch 1, tr in next tr] 6 times, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4.

Rnd 11: Sl st into ch-1 sp, ch 4, *[ch 2, tr in next ch-1 sp] 5 times, ch 4, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 4, sc in next ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] 3 times, ch 4, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 4**, tr in next ch-1 sp, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4.

Rnd 12: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 5, tr in same ch-2 sp, *[ch 1, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch 2 sp] 4 times, ch 4, sc in next ch-4 sp, ch 5, sk next ch-4 sp, sc in next ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] twice, ch 5, sk next ch-4 sp, sc in next ch-4 sp, ch 4**, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-2 sp, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-5.

Rnd 13: Sl st into ch-1 sp, ch 5, tr in same ch-1 sp, *[ch 1, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp] 8 times, ch 4, sc in next ch-4 sp, ch 6, sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 6, sc in next ch-4 sp, ch 4**, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-5.

Rnd 14: Sl st into ch-1 sp, ch 5, tr in same ch-1 sp, *[ch 1, sk next ch-1 sp, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp] 8 times, ch 4, sc in next ch-4 sp, ch 2, sk next ch-6 sp, next ch-2 sp and next ch-6 sp, sc in next ch-4 sp ch 4**, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-5.

Rnd 15: Sl st into ch-1 sp, ch 1, *[(sc, ch 3, sc) in ch-1 sp, 2 sc in next ch-1 sp] 8 times, (sc, ch 3, sc) in next ch-1 sp, 2 sc in each of next 2 ch-4 sps, rep from * around, join in beg sc, fasten off.

Aqua Doily

Rnd 1: With aqua, ch 6, sl st in first ch to form a ring, ch 4 (counts as first tr), 20 tr in ring, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3. (21 tr)

Rnd 2: Ch 5 (counts as first tr, ch 1), tr in same st as beg ch-5, sk next 2 sts, [ch 4, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next tr, sk next 2 tr] around, join in 4th ch of beg ch-5. (7 ch-1 sps, 7 ch-4 sps)

Rnd 3: Sl st into ch 1 sp, beg shell (see Special Stitches) in same ch 1 sp, *ch 4, sc in next ch 4 sp, ch 4**, shell (see Special Stitches) in next ch 1 sp, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch 4. (7 shells)

Rnd 4: Sl st into ch-2 sp, beg shell in same ch-2 sp, *ch 4, sc in next ch-4 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch-4 sp, ch 4**, shell in next ch-2 sp of next shell, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4.

Rnd 5: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *(sc, ch 7, sc) in ch-2 sp, ch 4, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-2 sp, ch 4, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 6: Sl st into ch-7 sp, ch 4, 8 tr in same ch-7 sp, *ch 4, sc in next ch-4 sp, ch 3, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 3, sc in next ch-4 sp, ch 4**, 9 tr in next ch-7 sp, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4. (7 pineapple bases)

Rnd 7: Ch 1, *sc in first tr, [ch 2, sc in next tr] 8 times, ch 3, (tr, ch 2, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 8: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] 7 times, ch 3, ({tr, ch 1} twice, tr) in next ch-2 sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 9: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] 6 times, ch 3, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 10: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] 5 times, ch 4, (3-tr cl -- see Special Stitches, ch 2, 3-tr cl) next ch-1 sp, ch 3, sk next ch-1 sp, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-1 sp, ch 4, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 11: Sl st into ch 2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch 2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch 2 sp] 4 times, ch 5, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch 2 sp, ch 2, 3-tr cl in next ch 3 sp, ch 2, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch 2 sp, ch 5, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 12: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] 3 times, ch 6, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-2 sp, [ch 2, 3-tr cl in next ch-2 sp] twice, ch 2, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-2 sp, ch 6, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 13: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] twice, ch 7, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-2 sp, [ch 3, 3-tr cl in next ch-2 sp] 3 times, ch 3, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-2 sp, ch 7, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 14: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 9, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-2 sp, [ch 4, 3-tr cl in next ch-3 sp] 4 times, ch 4, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-2 sp, ch 9, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 15: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, ch 9, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-2 sp, [ch 4, 3-tr cl in next ch-4 sp] 5 times, ch 4, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-2 sp, ch 9, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 16: Sl st in each of next 9 chs, sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 3, [yo hook twice, insert hook in indicated st, yo, draw up a lp, {yo, draw through 2 lps on hook} twice] twice, yo, draw through all 3 lps on hook (beg 3-tr cl), ch 2, 3-tr cl in same ch-2 sp, *[ch 4, 3-tr cl in next ch 4 sp] 6 times, ch 4, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-2 sp, ch 2**, (3-tr cl, ch 2, 3-tr cl) in next ch-2 sp, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in top of beg 3-tr cl.

Rnd 17: Sl st into next ch sp, ch 1, (2 sc, ch 3, 2 sc) in each ch sp around, join in beg sc, fasten off.

Lavender Doily

Rnd 1: With wood violet, ch 6, sl st in first ch to form a ring, ch 4 (counts as first tr), 19 tr in ring, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4. (20 tr)

Rnd 2: Ch 6 (counts as first tr, ch 2), [tr in next tr, ch 2] around, join in 4th ch of beg ch-6. (20 tr, 20 ch-2 sps)

Rnd 3: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 5, tr in same ch-2 sp, ch 2, *(tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-2 sp, ch 2, rep from * around, join in 4th ch of beg ch-5.

Rnd 4: Sl st into ch-1 sp, ch 5, tr in same sp as beg ch-5, ch 3, *(tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join in 4th ch of beg ch-5.

Rnd 5: Sl st into ch-1 sp, ch 1, *(sc, ch 7, sc) in ch-1 sp, ch 4, sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 4, rep from * around, join in beg sc. (10 ch-7 sps)

Rnd 6: Sl st into ch-7 sp, ch 4, 6 tr in same ch-7 sp, *ch 2, [(tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-4 sp] twice, ch 2**, 7 tr in next ch-7 sp, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4. (10 pineapple bases)

Rnd 7: Ch 4, *[ch 1, tr in next tr] 6 times, ch 3, (tr, ch 1, tr) in sp between 2-tr groups, ch 3**, tr in first tr of 7-tr group, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 4th ch of beg ch-4.

Rnd 8: Sl st into ch-1 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-1 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-1 sp] 5 times, ch 2, ({tr, ch 1} twice, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 9: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] 4 times, ch 3, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 10: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] 3 times, ch 4, (tr, ch 1) twice in each of next 2 ch-1 sps, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 4, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 11: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] twice, ch 4, (tr, ch 1) twice in each of next 4 ch-1 sps, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 4, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 12: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 4, (tr, ch 1) twice in each of next 8 ch-1 sps, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp, ch 4, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 13: Sl st into ch-2 sp, ch 1, *sc in ch-2 sp, ch 5, sc in next ch-1 sp, [ch 2, sk next ch-1 sp, (tr, ch 1, tr) in next ch-1 sp] 7 times, ch 2, sk next ch-1 sp, sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 5, rep from * around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 14: Ch 1, *5 sc over ch-5 sp, [2 sc over next ch-2 sp, (sc, ch 3, sc) in next ch-1 sp] 7 times, 2 sc over next ch-2 sp, 5 sc over next ch-5 sp, rep from * around, join in beg sc, fasten off.

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