Tips & Patterns
A variety of patterns using the crocheted pineapple motif are available for creating clothing, afghans and more on several websites such as Lion Brand Yarn. All finished square sizes are approximate, depending on the tightness of stitches.
Sports yarn (22 oz) and a size E hook will create approximately a 10 x 10 inch square.
Worsted weight yarn (40 oz) and a size G hook will create approximately a 12 x 12 inch square
Number 10 crochet thread and a size 4 hook will create approximately an 6 x 6 inch square.
Number 5 crochet thread and a size 5 hook will create approximately an 8 x 8 in square.
To make an afghan- 4 rows of 6 (12x12) motifs (24 total)
5 rows of 7 (10x10) (35 total)
To make a square 12 inch by 12 inch doilies ( 2 rows of 6 x 6 motifs) (total of 4).
Combine different amounts of motifs together to create longer or wider afghans and/or doilies.