How to crochet Pineapple stitch, it is a thick stitch so very popular for stoles and shawls with lightweight yarn. In this post we will see how to crochet Pineapple stitch with step-by-step photos, Instruction card (which includes written pattern and diagram) and video tutorial.
Pineapple stitch, as the name suggests this stitch looks like a pineapple. In previous post we saw how to crochet Soft Cluster, this Pineapple stitch is thicker than soft cluster but still somewhat flat compared to Bobble stitch.
So lets see,
How to crochet Pineapple Stitch-
Click on image below to get Instruction Card in PDF format. Print it for ease while working or save it for future reference-
Detailed Step by step tutorial with photos-
Make chain multiple of 2 plus 4. For tutorial I have made 24 chains.
First Row: sk 3 ch, Pineapple- *yo, insert hook in next ch, draw up a loop*
repeat * to * 3 times more in the same ch,
we have 9 loops on hook, yo draw up yarn through first 8 loops then again yo and draw through the last 2 loops. This completes one Pineapple stitch.
Ch 1, sk 1 ch. Again make a pineapple then Ch 1, sk 1, similarly complete the row.
Repeating Row: Ch 3, *1 pineapple in ch space between two pineapples below, ch 1, sk pineapple below* repeat * to * throughout the row, make a pineapple at the end in ch space of turning ch.
Make the repeating Row till the desired number of rows.
Isn’t it fascinating to see the mini pineapples getting formed. I love this stitch, how about you?
You can watch video here: How to crochet Pineapple Stitch
If you want to learn soft cluster stitch check HERE.
We will see how to make Lace cluster in next post.