PINEAPPLE  SACHET
Designed by Claudia Garza Jan 03.
MATERIAL:
Small amount of cotton crochet thread #10
In color of your choice.
Crochet hook #7
22 of 1/8 of ribbon in contrasting color
small silk flowers
7 diameter circle of  tulle.
Small amount of potpourri.
Matching sewing thread
Sewing Needle
Hot glue gun and glue sticks.

SKILL LEVEL:
Beginner

FINISHED SIZE:
3 tall.

BASIC STITCHES:
Sl st, ch, sc, dc.

SPECIAL STITCHES:
V st: dc, ch2, dc
Beg shell: ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc.
Shell: 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc.
2nd option
Christmas ball cover
Ch 4, join to form a ring.
Rnd 1: ch 1, sc in ring, 7 more sc in ring, join with sl st in first sc. (8 sc)

Rnd 2: ch 1, 2 sc in same st, (2 sc in next st) rep around, join with sl st in first sc (16 sc)

Rnd 3: ch 6, skip next st, (dc in next st, ch 3) rep in each dc around, join with sl st in 3rd ch of first 5ch. (8 dc)

Rnd 4:
ch 5, dc in same st (beg V st made) ch 3, (V st in next dc, ch 3) rep around, join with sl st in 3 third ch of first 5ch.  (8V sts)

Rnd 5: sl st to 2ch sp, beg shell, (ch 2, 6 dc in next V st, ch 2, shell in next V st) repeat around, join with sl st in beg shell. (4 groups of 6 dc)

Rnd 6: sl st to 2ch sp, beg shell, [ch 1, (dc, ch 1) in each of next 6 dc, ch 1, shell in next shell] repeat around, join with sl st in beg shell. (4 groups of 6 dc, ch 1)

Rnd 7: sl st to 2ch sp, beg shell, ch 2, skip next 1ch sp and next dc, sc in next 1ch sp, (ch 3, sc in next 1ch sp) 4 times, ch 2, [shell in next shell, ch 2, sc in next 1 ch sp, (ch 3, sc in next 1ch sp) 4 times, ch 2] repeat around, join with sl st in beg shell.

Rnd 8: sl st to 2ch sp, (beg shell, ch 2, 2 dc)all in same sp, ch 2, sc in next 3ch sp, (ch 3, sc in next 3ch sp) repeat 3 times, ch 2, [(shell in next shell, ch 2, 2 dc) in same sp, ch 2, sc in next 3ch sp, (ch 3, sc in next 3ch sp) rep 3 times, ch 2] repeat around, join with sl st in beg shell.

Rnd 9: sl st to 2ch sp, (beg shell, shell in next 2ch sp, ch 2, sc in next 3ch sp, (ch 3, sc in next 3ch sp) twice, ch 2, [(shell in next 2ch sp, shell in next 2ch sp, ch 2, sc in next 3ch sp, (ch 3, sc in next 3ch sp) twice, ch 2] repeat around, join with sl st in beg shell.

Rnd 10: sl st to 2ch sp, beg shell, ch 2, shell in next shell, ch 2, sc in next 3ch sp, (ch 3, sc in next 3ch sp) once, ch 2, [shell in next shell, ch 2, shell in next shell, ch 2, sc in next 3ch sp, (ch 3, sc in next 3ch sp) once, ch 2] repeat around, join with sl st in beg shell.

Rnd 11: sl st to 2ch sp, beg shell, ch 3, shell in next shell, ch 2, sc in next 3ch sp, ch 2, [shell in next shell, ch 3, shell in next shell, ch 2, sc in next 3ch sp, ch 2] repeat around, join with sl st in beg shell.

Rnd 12: sl st to 2ch sp, beg shell, ch 3, sc in next 3ch sp, ch 3, shell in next shells, (shell in next shell, ch 3, sc in next 3ch sp, ch 3, shell in shell) repeat around, join with sl st in beg shell.

Rnd 13: sl st to 2ch sp, ch 1, sc in same space, ch  5, sc in ch3 sp, ch 5, sc in next 3ch sp, ch 5, sc in next shell, ch 5, (sc in next shell, ch 5, sc in next 3ch sp, ch 5, sc in next 3ch sp, ch 5, sc in next shell, ch 5) repeat once more, sc in next shell, sc in next 3ch sp, ch 5, sc in next 3ch sp, ch 2, dc in first sc. (16 loops)

Rnd 14 - 15: ch 1, sc in same sp, ch 5, sc in next 5ch sp, (ch 5, sc in next 5ch sp) repeat around ending with ch 2, dc in first sc. (16 loops)

Rnd 16: ch 1, sc in same sp, ch 5, sc in next 5ch sp, (ch 5, sc in next 5ch sp) repeat around, join with sl st in first sc. (16 loops)

Rnd 17: ch 1, sc in same st, (dc, ch 1) 4 times, dc; all in third ch of 5ch loop, [sc in next sc, (dc, ch 1) 4 times, dc; all in third ch or 5ch loop] repeat in each loop.

FINISHING:
Sew around the circle leave seam allowance and baste with long running stitch all around the circle, pull on the thread and before closing the opening fill with potpourri, close the openig. And sew 6 of ribbon in top of the ball to make a loop (hanger) , introduce the ball of potpourri in the crocheted cover, weave 16 of ribbon in the rnd 13, make a bow and glue the satin flowers.
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