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Pineapples and Beads Doily Pattern

MATERIALS: AMERICAN THREAD COMPANY "GEM" MERCERIZEdcROCHET COTTON, Article 35, size 30 1 ball White or "STAR" MERCERIZED CROCHET COTTON, Article 20, size 30 1 ball White 2 bottles of gold glass beads Steel crochet hook No. 12. Approximate size: 10 inches in diameter.
NOTE: To string beads - Use very fine bead needle, thread crochet cotton into eye of needle and string beads.
2nd METHOD: Using "STAR" MERCERIZED SEWING THREAD tie to crochet cotton using a weaver's knot, cut close to knot just made. Thread needle with sewing thread and pass each bead over knot onto crochet cotton, then cut the sewing thread before starting to crochet.
Chain (ch) 8, join to form a ring, ch 3, 23 double crochet (dc) 1n ring, Join in 3rd stitch (st) of ch.
2nd Rnd: Ch 3, dc in next dc, * ch 3, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc keeping last loop of each dc on hook, thread over and work off all loops at one time, repeat from * all around, ch 3, join in 2nd dc.
3rd Rnd: Slip stitch (sl st) to center of loop, * ch 5, single crochet (sc) in next loop, repeat from * all around, join in sl st.
4th Rnd: Sl st to center of loop, ch 3, dc in same space, ch 2, 2 dc in same space keeping last loop of each dc on hook, thread over and work off all loops at one time (2 dc cluster st), * ch 3, 2 dc cluster st, ch 2, 2 dc cluster st in next loop (cluster st shell), repeat from * all around, ch 3, join to top of 2nd dc. All shells are cluster st shells and will be referred to as shells for remainder of doily. The ch 3 at beginning of round alwayscounts as part of 1st cluster st.
5th Rnd: Sl st into center of shell, ch 3, shell in same space, * shell in next ch 3 loop, shell in center of next shell, repeat from * all around ending with shell in last ch 3 loop, join.
6th Rnd: Sl st to center of shell, ch 3, shell in same space, * ch 1, shell in next shell, repeat from * all around, ch 1, join.
7th Rnd: Same as last round but having ch 2 between shells, ch 2, join.
8th Rnd: Same as last round but having ch 3 between shells, ch 3, join.
9th Rnd: Sl st to center of shell, ch 4, 1 treble crochet (trc) ch 5, 2 trc in same space, * ch 5, sc in center of next shell, ch 5, shell in next shell, ch 5, sc in center of next shell, (ch 5, 2 trc, ch 5, 2 trc in center of next shell, repeat from * all around ending to correspondch 5, join.
10th Rnd: Sl st into loop, ch 4, 11 trc in same space, * ch 6, skip 1 loop, sc 1n next sc, ch 6, skip 1 loop, shell in next shell, ch 6, skip 1 loop, sc in next sc, ch 6, skip 1 loop, 12 trc in next loop, repeat from * all around ending to correspond, ch 6, join in 4th st of ch, cut thread, turn.
11th Rnd: Using a bead needle string 1 bottle of beads on thread, then attach thread in 1st st of trc group and working on wrong side, place a beadclose to hook, sc in same space, * place a beadclose to hook, sc in next trc, repeat from * 10 times, * ch 8, 3 - 2 dc cluster sts with ch 4 between each cluster st in next shell, ch 8, 1 sc in each of the next 12 trc placing a bead in each sc, repeat from * all around ending to correspond, ch 8, do not join.
l2th Rnd: Skip 1st sc, 1 sc in each of the next 11 sc placing a bead in each sc, * ch 8, skip 1 loop, shell in next ch 4 loop, ch 5, shell in next loop, ch 8, skip 1 sc, 1 sc in each of the next 11 sc placing a bead in each sc, repeat from * all around ending to correspond, ch 8 , do not join this or following rounds.
l3th Rnd: Skip 1 sc of pineapple, 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 8, shell in next shell, ch 4, shell in next loop, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 8, repeat from beginning all aRnd:
14th Rnd: Skip 1 sc of pineapple, 1 sc in each of the next 9 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 8, shell 1n next shell, ch 5, 2 trc, ch 5, 2 trc in next shell, ch 5, shell in next shell, ch 8, repeat from beginning all around.
15th Rnd: Skip 1 sc of pineapple, 1 sc in each of the next 8 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 8, 3 - 2 dc cluster sts with ch 4 between each cluster st in next shell, ch 6, skip 1 loop, 7 trc in next loop (pineapple started), ch 6, skip 1 loop, 3 - 2 dc cluster sts with (ch 4 between each cluster st in next shell, ch 8, repeat from beginning all around.
l6th Rnd: Skip 1 sc of pineapple, 1 sc in each of the next 7 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 8, skip 1 loop, shell in next ch 4 loop, ch 4, shell in next loop, ch 6, 1 sc in each of the next 7 trc placing a bead in each sc, ch 6, skip 1 loop, shell in next ch 4 loop, ch 4, shell in next loop, ch 8, repeat from beginning all around.
17th Rnd: Skip 1 sc of pineapple, 1 sc in each of the next 6 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 8, shell 1n next shell, ch 4, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 6, skip 1 sc of next pineapple, 1 sc in each of the next 6 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 6, shell in next shell, ch 4, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 8, repeat from beginning all around.
18th Rnd: Skip 1 sc of pineapple, 1 sc in each of the next 5 sc placing a bead 1n each sc, ch 8, shell in next shell, * ch 4, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * once, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 6, skip 1 sc of next pineapple, 1 sc in each of next 5 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 6, shell in next shell, * ch 1, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * once, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 8, repeat from beginning all around.
19th Rnd: Skip 1 sc of pineapple, 1 sc in each of the next 4 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 8, shell in next shell, * ch 4, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * twice, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 6, skip 1 sc of next pineapple, 1 sc in each of the next 4 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 6, shell in next shell, ch 4 , place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * twice, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 8, repeat from beginning all around.
20th Rnd: Skip 1 sc of pineapple, 1 sc in each of the next 3 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 8, shell in next shell, * ch 4, place a bead in position, sc 1n next loop, repeat from * 3 times, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 6, skip 1 sc of pineapple, 1 sc 1n each of the next 3 sc placing a bead in each sc, ch 6, shell in next shell, * ch 4 place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * 3 times, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 8, repeat from beginning all around.
21st Rnd: Same as last round but having 2 sc with beads across each pineapple and having 1 more loop with beads in each loop section ending with ch 8, sl st in 1st sc of pineapple, cut thread.
22nd Rnd: Attach thread in last shell of last round andcontinue working on wrong side, ch 3, shell in same space, ** shell in next shell, * ch 4, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * 5 times, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 6, skip 1 sc of pineapple and placing a bead in position, sc in next sc, ch 6, shell in next shell, * ch 4, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * 5 times, ch 4, shell in next shell, repeat from all around ending to correspond, join.
23rd Rnd: Sl st to center of shell, ch 3 dc in same space, ** 2 dc cluster st in next shell * ch 4, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * 6 times, ch 4, shell in next shell, ch 6, sc in sc of pineapple, ch 6, shell in next shell, * ch 4, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * 6 times, ch 4, 2 dc cluster st in center of next shell. repeat from ** all around in same manner ending with ch 1, dc in top of 1st cluster st.
24th Round: Place a bead in position, sc in same space, * ch 5, place a bead in position sc in next loop, repeat from * 7 times, ** ch 5, shell in next shell, ch 1, shell in next shell, * ch 5, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * 15 times, repeat from ** all around in same manner ending with ch 3, dc in sc (this brings thread in position for next Rnd:)
25th Rnd: Place a bead in position, sc in same space, * ch 5, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * 8 times, ** ch 5, 2 dc c cluster st in next shell, 2 dc cluster st in next shell, ch 5, place a bead in position, sc in next loop, repeat from * 16 times, repeat from ** all around in same manner ending with ch 2, dc in dc, turn.
26th Rnd: Without using beads and working on right side, * ch 6, sc in next loop, repeat from * all around ending with ch 3, ch c in dc.
27th Rnd: * Ch 6, sl st in 3rd st from hook for picot, ch 3 (picot loop), sc in next loop, repeat from * once, ** ch 3, 2 trc cluster st in next loop, ch 3, sl st in top of cluster st for picot, * ch 2, 2 trc cluster st in same loop, ch 3, sl st in top of cluster st for picot, repeat from * once, ch 3, sc in next loop, * ch 6, sl st in 3rd st from hook for picot, ch 3, sc in next loop, repeat from * twice, ch 3, 2 trc cluster st in next loop (corner) ch 3 picot * ch 2, 2 trc cluster st in same loop, ch 3 picot, repeat from * 3 times, ch 3, sc in next loop, * picot 1oop, sc in next loop, repeat from * twice, ch 3, 3 - 2 trc cluster sts with picot on each cluster st andch 2 between each cluster st in next loop, ch 3, sc in next loop, * picot loop, sc in next loop, repeat from * 5 times, repeat from ** all around ending to correspond, join, cut thread.




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