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Pineapple Christmas Tree
Pineapple Christmas Tree

Materials: Crochet Cotton Thread Size 10 525 yds
Craft Glue
Fabric Stiffener
Crochet Hook No 7
Finished Size: 13 1/2"

Special Stitches:
Shell - (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch sp.
Beginning Shell - sl st across to first ch sp, (sl st, ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in first ch sp.
V st - (dc, ch 2, dc) in next ch sp or st.
Beginning Double Shell - Sl st across to first ch sp, (sl st, ch  3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in first ch sp.
Double Shell (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in next ch sp.

Tree
First Layer:
Rnd 1: Ch 64, sl st in first ch to form ring, ch 1, sc in each ch around, join with sl st in first sc. (64 sc made)

Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in first st, ch 6, skip next 3 sts, (sc in next st, ch 6, skip next 3 sts) around, join. (16 ch sps)

Rnd 3: (Sl st, ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in first ch sp (shell made), ch 2, 2 dc in next ch sp, ch 2, * shell in next ch sp, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch
sp, ch 2; repeat from * around, join with sl st in top of ch-3. (8 shells, 16 ch-2 sps, 16 2-dc groups)

Rnd 4-6: Beg shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, dc in next 2 dc, ch 2, skip next ch sp, (shell in next shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, dc in next 2
dc, ch 2, skip next ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 7: Beg shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, dc in next dc, ch 2, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next ch sp, (shell in next shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp,
dc in next dc, ch 2, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 8-9: Beg shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, V st in next ch sp, ch 2, skip next ch sp, (shell in next shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, V st in next
ch sp, ch 2, skip next ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 10: Beg shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, 7 dc in next ch sp, ch 2, skip next ch sp, (shell in next shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, 7 dc in next
ch sp, ch 2, skip nex ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 11: Beg shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, dc in first dc of next dc, group, (ch 1, dc in next dc) 6 times, ch 2, skip next ch sp, *shell in
next shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, dc in first dc of next dc group, (ch 1, dc in next dc) 6 times, ch 2, skip next ch sp; repeat from * around,
join.

Rnd 12: Beg shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 5 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp, * shell in next shell, ch
3, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 5 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp; repeat from * around, join.

Rnd 13: Beg shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 4 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp, * shell in next shell, ch
3, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 4 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp; repeat from * around, join.

Rnd 14: Beg DBL Shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 3 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp, * DBL shell in next
shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 3 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp; repeat from * around, join.

Row 15: Working in rows for first pineapple, sl st in next st, sl st in next ch sp, sl st in next 2 dc, (sl st, ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in next ch sp,
sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 2 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp, shell in next ch sp leaving remaining ch sps unworked, turn.

Row 16: Beg shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, ch 4, sc in next ch sp, ch 3, skip next ch sp, shell in last shell, turn.

Row 17: Beg shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, ch 3, skip next ch sp, shell in last shell, turn.

Row 18: Beg shell, skip next 2 ch sps, shell in last shell, turn.

Row 19: For decrease, sl st in next st, sl st in next ch sp, ch 2, yo, insert hook in same ch sp, yo, pull through, yo, pull through 2 lps on
hook, yo, insert hook in next ch sp, yo, pull through, yo, pull through 2 lps on hook, yo, insert hook in same ch sp, yo, pull through, yo,
pull through 2 lps on hook, yo pull through all loops on hook. Fasten off.

Row 15: For second pineapple, join with sl st in next ch sp dbl shell of rnd 14, (ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in same ch sp, ch 3, skip next ch
sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 2 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp, shell in next ch sp leaving remaining ch sps unworked, turn.

Rows 16-19: Repeat rows 16-19 of first pineapple.
For next pineapples, work same as second pineapple six more times for a total of eight pineapples.

Second Layer:
Rnd 1: Ch 53, sc in eighth ch from hook (first ch sp made), (ch 4, skip next 2 chs, sc in next ch) around, join with sl st in fifth ch of
ch-53. (16 ch sps made)

Rnd 2: (Sl st, ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in first ch sp, 2 dc in next ch sp, (shell in next ch sp, 2 dc in next ch sp) around, join with sl st in top
of ch-3. (8 shells, 8 2-dc groups)

Rnd 3-5: Beg shell, skipping dc of shells, dc in first 2 dc of next dc group, (shell in next shell, dc in first 2 dc of next dc group) around,
join.

Rnd 6: Beg shell, skipping dc of shells, dc in first dc of next dc group, ch 2, dc in next dc of same group, (shell in next shell, dc in first
dc of next dc group, ch 2, dc in next dc of same group) around, join.

Rnd 7-8: Beg shell, V st in next ch sp, (shell in next shell, V st in next ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 9: Beg shell, 7 dc in next ch sp, (shell in next shell, 7 dc in next ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 10: Beg shell, skipping dc of shell, dc in first dc of next 7-dc group, (ch 1, dc in next dc) 6 times, *shell in next shell, dc in first dc of
next 7-dc group, (ch 1, dc in next dc) 6 times; repeat from * around, join.

Rnd 11: Beg shell, ch 2, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 5 times, ch 2, *shell innext shell, ch 2, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in
next ch sp) 5 times, ch 2; repeat from * around, join.

Rnd 12: Beg shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 4 times, ch 2, skip next ch sp, *shell in next shell, ch
2, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 4 times, ch 2, skip next ch sp; repeat from * around, join.

Rnd 13: Beg dbl shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 3 times, ch 2, skip next ch sp, *dbl shell in next
shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 3 times, ch 2, skip next ch sp; repeat from * around, join.

Rnd 14-18: Working in rows, for first pineapple, repeat rows 15-19 of first pineapple on first layer.

Rows 14-18: For second pineapple, repeat rows 15-19 of second pineapple on first layer.

For next pineapples, work same as second pineapple six more times for a total of eight pineapples.

Third Layer:
Rnd 1: Ch 36, sc in sixth ch from hook (first ch sp made), ch 3, skip next ch , sc in next ch) around, join with sl st in fourth ch of ch-36.
(16 ch sps made)

Rnd 2: (Sl st, ch 5, dc) in first ch sp (V st made), ch 1, dc in next ch sp, ch 1, (V st in next ch sp, ch 1, dc in next ch sp, ch 1) around,
join with sl st in third ch of ch-5. (8V sts, 8 dc)

Rnd 3: (Sl st, ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in first ch sp, ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next dc, ch 1, (shell in next V st, ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next
dc, ch 1) around, join with sl st in top of ch-3.

Rnd 4-8: Beg shell, ch 1, skipping dc of shell, dc in next dc, ch 1, (shell in next shell, ch 1, skipping dc of shell, dc in next dc, ch 1)
around, join.

Rnd 9: Beg shell, ch 1, skipping dc of shell, V st in next dc, ch 1, (shell in next shell, ch 1, skipping dc of shell, V st in next dc, ch 1)
around, join.

Rnd 10: Beg shell, ch 2, V st in next V st, ch 2, (shell in next shell, ch 2, V st in next V st, ch 2) around, join.

Rnd 11: Beg shell, ch 1, skip next ch sp, 6 dc in next ch sp, ch 1, skip next ch sp, (shell in next shell, ch 1, skip next ch sp, 6 dc innext
ch sp, ch 1, skip next ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 12: Beg shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, dc in first dc of next dc group, (ch 2, dc in next dc) 5 times, ch 2, skip next ch sp, * shell in
next shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, dc in first dc of next dc group, (ch 2, dc in next dc) 5 time, ch 2, skip next ch sp; repeat from * around,
join.

Rnd 13: Beg shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 4 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp, * shell in next shell, ch
3, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 4 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp; repeat from * around, join.

Rnd 14: Beg dbl shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 3 times, ch 2, skip next ch sp, * dbl shell in next
shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, ( ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 3 times, ch 2, skip next ch sp; repeat from * around, join.

Rows 15-19: Work in rows, for first pineapple, repeat rows 15-19 of first pineapple on first layer.

Rows 15-19: For second pineapple, repeat rows 15-19 of second pineapple on first layer.

For next pineapples, work same as second pineapple on first layer six more times for a total of eight pineapples.

Fourth Layer:
Rnd 1: Ch 6, sl st in first ch to form ring, ch 4 (counts as dc and ch-1), (dc in ring, ch 1) 7 times, join with sl st in third ch of ch-4, (8 dc,
8 ch sps made)

Rnd 2: (Ch 4, dc) in first dc, skip next ch sp, *(dc, ch 1, dc) in next dc, skip next ch sp; repeat from * around, join.

Rnd 3: (Sl st, ch 4, dc) in first ch sp, (dc, ch 1, dc) in each ch sp around, join.

Rnd 4: (Sl st, ch 4, dc) in the first ch sp, ch 1, *(dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch sp, ch 1; repeat from * around, join.

Rnd 5: (Sl st, ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in first ch sp, skip next ch sp, (shell in next ch sp, skip next ch sp) around, join with sl st in top of
ch-3.

Rnd 6: Beg shell, shell in each shell around, join.

Rnd 7: Beg shell, ch 1, (shell in next shell, ch 1) around, join.

Rnd 8: Beg shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp, (shell in next shell, ch 2, skip next ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 9: Beg shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, (shell in next shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 10: Beg shell, ch 2, dc in next ch sp, ch 2, (shell in next shell, ch 2, dc in next ch sp, ch 2) around, join.

Rnd 11: Beg shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, dc in next dc, ch 3, skip next ch sp, (shell in next shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, dc in next dc, ch
3, skip next ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 12: (Sl st, ch 3, 4 dc) in first shell, ch 3, skip next ch sp, dc in next dc, ch 3, skip next ch sp, (5 dc in next shell, ch 3, skip next ch
sp, dc in next dc, ch 3, skip next ch sp) around, join.

Rnd 13: Ch 1, sc in space between first 2 dc, (ch 4, sc in next space) 3 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp, sc in next dc, ch 3, skip next ch sp,
*sc in space between first 2 dc of next dc group, (ch 4, sc in next space) 3 times, ch 3, skip next ch sp, sc in next dc, ch 3, skip next ch
sp; repeat from * around, join with sl st in first sc.

Rnd 14: Sl st in first 2 chs of first ch sp, ch 1, sc in same ch sp, (ch  4, sc in next ch sp) 2 times, ch 4, skip next ch sp, sc in next sc, ch
4, skip next ch sp, *sc in next ch sp, (ch 4, sc in next ch sp) 2 times, ch 4, skip next ch sp, sc in next sc, ch 4, sk next ch sp;  repeat
from * around, join.

Rnd 15: Sl st in first 2 chs of first ch sp, ch 1, sc in same ch sp, ch 4, sc in next ch sp, ch 6, skip next ch sp, sc in next sc, ch 6, skip
next ch sp, (sc in next ch sp, ch 4, sc in next ch sp, ch 6, skip next ch sp, sc in next sc, ch 6, skip next ch sp) around, join. Fasten off.

Star Side (Make 2)
Rnd 1: Ch 4, dc in fourth ch from hook, ch 2, (2 dc, ch 2) 4 times in same ch, join with sl st in top of ch-4. (10 dc, 5 ch sps made)

Rnd 2: (Ch 3, dc) in first st, ch 2, 2 dc in next dc, ch 2, skipping ch sps, (2 dc in next dc, ch 2) around, join with sl st in top of ch-3. (20
dc, 10 ch sps)

Rnd 3: Sl st in next st, (sl st, ch 3, dc, ch 4, sl st in fourth ch from hook, 2 dc) in first ch sp, ch 3, sc in next ch sp, ch 3, *(2 dc, ch 4, sl
st in fourth ch from hook, 2 dc) in next ch sp, ch 3, sc in next ch sp, ch 3; repeat from * around, join. Fasten off.

Finishing: Use plastic wrap to shape and with pins. When stiffened place second layer over first and glue in place, then third layer over
second, then fourth over third. Glue on star.