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Free Crochet Pineapple Curtain
Valance
Pineapple Curtain Valance

Materials: Knit-Cro-Sheen Crochet Cotton 225 yd Balls - 10 Balls for 90” of valance
     Crochet Hook Size 7 or 1.50 mm

Size: Approximately 9 ½” deep at widest point; length can be adjusted when working curtain rod pocket by working 16 rows of shells for
each 4 inch length of valance desired.

Stitches:
Beg Shell: (Ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in one st or sp.
Shell: (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in one st or sp.
V-st: (Dc, ch 2, dc) in one st or sp.
Joint dc (jt dc): Holding back on hook last lp of each st, dc in each of next 2 sts, yo and through all lps on hook.

Curtain Rod Pocket: (1 ball makes 40 inches of pocket):
Ch 29.
Row 1: (Dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in 4th ch from hook, * sk 4 ch, shell in next ch, rep from * across, turn--6 shells.
Row 2: Sl st across to center sp of first shell, beg shell in same sp, * shell in center ch-2 sp of next shell (shell in shell made), rep from *
across, turn.
Repeat row 2 until desired length is reached, having a total number of rows that is divisible by 16, then work 3 additional rows of row 2
for all sizes.
Last Row: Sl st to center sp of first shell, * ch 4, sl st in center sp of next shell, rep from * across, end sl st in last dc and in top of turn ch-
3. Do not fasten off.
Fold strip in half lengthwise.

Valance:
Row 1: Working down long edge and through both thicknesses, sc over end st of last shell, * ch 5, sc over end st of last shell of next
row, rep from * across, turn.
Row 2: Sl st in first 2 ch of ch-5 lp, ch 3, dc in same lp, * ch 2, 2 dc in next ch-5 lp, rep from * across, turn.
Row 3: Sl st across to first ch-2 sp, beg shell in same sp, * ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, shell in next ch-2 sp, rep from * across, turn.
Start all future rows with sl st across to center ch-2 sp of first shell.
Row 4: Beg shell in first shell, * ch 2, shell in next shell, rep form * across, turn.
Row 5: Rep row 4.
Row 6: Beg shell in first shell, * ch 3, V st in center of next shell, ch 3, dc in center sp of next shell, ch 7, tr in center sp of next shell, ch
7, dtr in center sp of next shell, ch 7, tr in center sp of next shell, ch 7, dc in center sp of next shell, ch 3, V st in center sp of next shell,
ch 3, shell in next shell, rep from * across, turn.
Row 7: Beg shell in first shell, * ch 3, V st in center ch-2 sp, of next V st, (V st in V st made), ch 3 (10 dc in next ch-7 sp) 4 times, ch 3, V
st in next V st, ch 3, shell in next shell, rep from * across, turn.
Row 8: Beg shell in first shell, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, tr in first dc of 10 dc group, (ch 1, sk 1 dc, tr in next dc) 19 times, ch 3, V st
in next V st, ch 3, shell in next shell, rep from * across, turn.
Row 9: Beg shell in first shell, * ch 3, V st in next V st, (ch 3, sc in next ch-1 sp) 19 times, ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, shell in next shell,
rep from * across, turn.
Row 10: Beg shell in first shell, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 18 times, V st in next V st, ch 3,
shell in next shell, rep from * across, turn.
Row 11: Beg shell in first shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same shell, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3)17 times,
V st in next V st, ch 3, shell in next shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same shell, rep from * across, turn.
Row 12: Beg shell in first ch-2 sp, shell in next ch-2 sp, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 16 times,
V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next ch-2 sp) twice, rep from * across, turn.
Row 13: Beg shell in first shell, shell in next shell, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 15 times, V st
in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next shell) twice, rep from * across, turn.
Row 14: Beg shell in first shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same shell, shell in next shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same shell, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next
ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 14 times, V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same shell) twice, rep from * across,
turn.
Row 15: Beg shell in first ch-2 sp, (shell in next ch-2 sp) 3 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3)
13 times, V st in next V st, ch 3, shell in next ch-2 sp) 4 times, rep from * across, turn.
Row 16: Beg shell in first shell, (shell in next shell) 3 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 12
times, V st in next V st, ch 3 (shell in next shell) 4 times, rep from * across, turn.
Row 17: Beg shell in first shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same shell, (shell in next shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same shell) 3 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch
3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 11 times, V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same shell)4 times, rep
from * across, turn.
Row 18: Beg shell in first ch-2 sp, (shell in next ch-2 sp) 7 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3)
10 times, V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next ch-2 sp) 8 times, rep from * across, turn.
Row 19: Beg shell in first shell, (shell in next shell) 7 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, ( sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 9
times, V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next shell) 8 times, rep from * across, turn.
Row 20: Beg shell in first shell, (shell in next shell) 7 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 8
times, V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same shell) 8 times, rep from * across, end (shell in next shell) 8 times for
last 8 shells of row, turn.
Row 21: Beg shell in first shell, ( shell in next shell) 7times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 7
times, V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next ch-2 sp) 16 times, rep from * across, end (shell in next shell) 8 times for last 8 shells of row,
turn.
Row 22: Beg shell in first shell, (shell in next shell)7 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 6
times, V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next shell) 16 times, rep from * across, end (shell in next shell) 8 times for last 8 shells of row, turn.
Row 23: Beg shell in first shell, (shell in next shell) 7 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 5
times, V st in next V st, ch 3 (shell in next shell) 16 times, rep from * across, end (shell in next shell) 8 times for last 8 shells of row, turn.
Row 24: Beg shell in first shell, (shell in next shell) 7 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 4
times, V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in shell) 16 times, rep from * across, end (shell in shell) 8 times for last 8 shells of row, turn.
Row 25: Beg shell in first shell, (shell in next shell) 7 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) 3
times, V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next shell) 16 times, rep from * across, end (shell in next shell) 8 times for last 8 shells of row, turn.
Row 26: Beg shell in first shell, (shell in ext shell) 7 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, (sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3) twice,
V st in next V st, ch 3, (shell in next shell) 16 times, rep from * across, end (shell in next shell) 8 times for last 8 shells of row, turn.
Row 27: Beg shell in first shell, (shell in next shell) 7 times, * ch 3, V st in next V st, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3, V st in
next V st, ch 3, (shell in next shell) 16 times, rep from * across, end (shell in next shell) 8 times for last 8 shells of row, turn.
Row 28: Sl st across to ch-2 sp of first shell, ch 3, 6 dc in same shell, (7 dc in center of next shell) 7 times, * ch 1, jt dc over next 2 V sts,
ch 1, (7 dc in center of next shell) 16 times, rep from * across, end (7 dc in center of next shell) 8 times, turn.
Row 29: * Ch 3, sk next dc, sc in next dc, rep from * across. Do not sc in any jt dc sts. Fasten off.