Pineapples everywhere!

More Pineapples!!!

Rainbow Junkie

I am aware that these photographs were taken and processed rather quickly as I am a bit short for time.

Patricia over at Daniella Joe’s blog was interested in pineapple patterns so I thought I would share the ones I have. They were obviously very popular in the past.

These are from two books that were my mother’s.

The smaller book is called “Modern Crochet”."Modern crochet"Price is two shillings and sixpence for youngsters. Also called a “half crown” – eight to the pound!

The main pineapple motif offered was this:"Modern crochet"- basic patternsWith another one for a bedcover."Modern crochet"-bedcover patternBut the best book is this:Best Pineapple crochet bookEven cheaper! only one shilling. Probably older.

This has lots and lots of motifs. This for a runnerRunnerbut with a dressing table version as well.Dressing table matsA similar motif that could be used on it’s ownSimple motifor to make a centrepiece.Centrepiece

A motif to be used for either…

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