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25 Crochet Granny Square Projects

By: Melissa Conner, Editor,

The Only Crocheted Granny Square You'll Ever NeedGranny squares aren't just for afghans anymore...with these 25 Granny Square Projects, you can make great granny square bags, scarves, jewelry, and more!  If you love making crochet granny squares but don't have time to make an afghan, check out these great ideas!

In this collection, you'll learn how to crochet granny squares and how to use them. Sure, you could create a traditional afghan or crochet baby blanket, but did you know you could also know you can make purses and dishcloths, too? Create a variety of granny squares to test your skills and expand your knowledge of the craft. You might even surprise yourself when you're done. Each granny square crochet pattern is unique and unexpected, so try your hand at something new. This is a great endeavour for anyone who is new to crochet or in need of a quick and easy pattern. 

25 Crochet Granny Square Projects

25 Crochet Granny Square Projects
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Granny Square Patterns

Unexpected Granny Square Pattern Projects



25 Quick and Thrifty Free Crochet Patterns


One you're bitten by the crochet bug it's hard to work on anything else. Discover a variety of crochet patterns for beginners in the free downloadable eBook, 25 Quick and Thrifty Free Crochet Patterns. This collection features crochet baby patterns, hat patterns and free crochet flower patterns. Translate your love for crochet granny squares into a variety of unique and interesting projects - use this book to get started.





Granny Square Patterns

Mandala Popcorn Granny Square

Mandala Popcorn Granny Square

Marigold Granny Square Tutorial

Mayapple Crochet Flower Square

Lily Pad Granny Square Crochet Pattern

Whimsical Granny Square Flower Crochet Pattern

Crochet Cat Granny Square

Meadow Afghan Square Crochet Pattern

The Only Crocheted Granny Square You'll Ever Need



36 Granny Square Crochet Patterns for Beginners


What's better than free crochet granny square patterns? Thasy crochet granny square patterns! In 36 Granny Square Crochet Patterns for Beginners, you'll discover quick and easy projects you can work on in a car, on a plane or while you wait for the doctor. Pick a granny square crochet pattern that fits your mood and get to work. Before you know it, you'll be on to the next pattern.









Unexpected Granny Square Pattern Projects

Crochet Granny Purse

Assemble 2 four block groups and make a Granny Square Purse or bag.

Create a four squared Granny Square Cloth.

Turn leftover small squares into coin purses.

Use a granny square pattern on the headboard of your bed.

Mix and match leftover granny squares to create a fun Granny Square Apron.

Instead of an afghan, you can assemble granny squares into a comfy Granny Squares Crochet Jacket for fall or winter.

Create a Millionaire's Afghan with random granny squares.

With hexagon pieces, you can create a Floral Hexagon Bag or satchel.

Use leftover granny squares as coasters in the summer.

Use granny squares to make smaller home décor pieces, like placemats and rugs.

If you’re just practicing making granny squares, you can turn little squares into cute necklaces.

Instead of making an afghan, you can arrange granny squares into a cape or sweater for your dog! This works best with bigger dogs!

Make curtains out of granny squares.

Join a granny square swap! Make granny squares with your friends and then mail each other a few at a time. That way you can create an afghan that’s truly unique and fun!

Sew two granny squares to two fabric pieces and sew together, fabric sides together, to make fun bean bags for a bean bag toss game! Fill with beans, rice, or sand.

Use extra granny squares to make a tissue box cover.

Sew granny squares in a cube (you’ll need at least 5 or 6) to make a fun bird house.



48 Free Easy Crochet Patterns and Help for Beginners



Readers love these free crochet patterns and we think you certainly will, too. Our collection of 48 Free Easy Crochet Patterns and Help for Beginners is so popular and it's easy to see why - you'll find all kind of crochet patterns and ideas for projects. You'll even find granny square patterns in this collection, so start searching for your next project now.










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the direction are easy to understand. i feel it will be well worth my time to make as many of these as i can for christmas grifts

My mother knit and I crocheted 5" squares we combined for a bedspread.

ineed to looka at all granny square afghan pattens for white, and baby print yarn I already have it one page

If you click on the hexagon flower garden afghan picture, it will take you to "favorite granny square crochet projects" . The first paragraph includes a link to Attic24's beautiful tutorial for this afghan. Hope this is helpful to nemsmum and uwerenotinvited

ty very much

I also would like to know how to do the "square" hex in picture?

I want to know how to do the "square" hex in the picture. Which pattern is that???:)

gracias por suscribirme en esta pagina deseo que siempre este escrita en espaol. los proyectos que presentan son muy buenos felicitaciones

I have also used size 10 crochet thread in white and a small needle, worked 2 or 3 rows, stiffened it, and hung it on the Christmas tree for snowflakes.


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