"Invite the vibrant colors and textures of spring into your home with this floral granny square. Skills Used Basic crochet stitches: chain, single crochet, double crochet, half double crochet, slip stitch, treble crochet, double treble crochet (includes video tutorial for all but chain) Crocheting in the round, increasing, changing colors, crocheting into chain spaces Crocheting in the back loop only (pattern includes link to video tutorial)"
It's one thing to tell someone special in your life how much they mean to you. But if you crochet, you can make sure that message gets across in a unique way when you create the With Love Crochet Granny Square. With a heart as the focal point of the design, this crochet granny square is a wonderful way to say "I love you." Just keep in mind this crochet pattern is at the intermediate level and is ideal for crocheters looking for a bit of a challenge. Although this project is a perfect crochet Valentine's Day pattern, you don't need to wait for February to make it.
If you love pizza, or you know someone who does, then make it clear to the world with the Pizza Pie Crochet Granny Square. Featuring a design of a pizza pie that's almost mouth-watering, this crochet granny square will add vibrant colors and personality to any bag or purse. Although the easy crochet pattern is shown topped with pepperoni, be creative and use other colors of yarn to create the custom pizza design of your dreams. This project for a crochet granny square is the perfect way to use up the odds and ends in your yarn stash, too.
"The granny square is the easiest crochet square out there and should be one of the first things a beginner should learn. It sets the start for more intricate patterns and designs. You can crochet a few rows and stop to form classic granny squares which are joined together, or you can continue with the rounds of clusters to make your granny square as big as you like (and even turn it into a one-piece blanket). How do you crochet a granny square? A granny square is crocheted in the round and it’s constructed with clusters of 3 double crochet stitches evenly spaced out to form a square shape. This granny square tutorial was designed for absolute beginners with step by step instructions and a video tutorial for those who learn better from watching how it’s done. "
This 12” (30.5 cm) square starts with a hexagon. Crossed double crochet and popcorn stitches add texture. This square was designed for the sixth annual Moogly Crochet Along. Skills Used Basic crochet stitches: chain, double crochet, half double crochet, single crochet, slip stitch, treble (triple) crochet Crocheting in the round, increasing, crocheting into chain spaces, skipping stitches, crocheting into skipped stitches, crocheting in the back loop only Special stitches: cdc, cl, and popcorn (with video tutorials linked in the pattern) Skill Level Intermediate Finished Size Motif: 12” (30.5 cm) square. Materials Red Heart With Love yarn (100% acrylic, 7 oz/198 g/370 yd/338 m) – 1 skein each in 1502 Iced Aqua (CA), 1803 Blue Hawaii (CB), and 1441 Light Gray (CC), or approximately 55 yd (50.5 m) in CA and 32 yd (29 m) each in CB and CC in any medium weight yarn. US Size J-10/6 mm crochet hook, or size needed to obtain gauge. Yarn needle. Stitch markers (optional). Gauge Motif = 12” (30.5 cm) square in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.
This simple, but beautiful crochet "granny" square pattern takes the Primrose & Proper stitch pattern you know so well and re-imagines it in a completely new way. A delicate ruffle frames the center of the square giving it plenty of romantic charm. This square would make a great addition to any sampler afghan, or it can be used as a stand-alone square if you prefer. There is a matching bonus square at the bottom of the post."
sl st = slip stitch
ch = chain
sc = single crochet
hdc = half double crochet
dc = double crochet
BPsc = back post single crochet
Working in the 3rd Loop of hdc – Instructions: Look at the top of the stitch, and locate the sideways “V”, bend the stitch to look at the back*, and you should see another “V”. You’ll be working into the back loop of that “V”, this is called the 3rd loop. *When working in rows, this loop will be facing you!
16 hdc in 4”
12” by 12” when blocked