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35 Granny Square Free Crochet Patterns

Looking for some granny square free crochet patterns? There are all kinds of different crochet patterns and granny squares for you to try.

Are granny squares hard to make? No, they are a great crochet project to try after you have learned the basic crochet stitches, single, double, and chain stitch.

Classic granny squares use the double crochet stitch, which is an easy basic stitch. There is a video link below on how to make a granny square, as well as, beginner written tutorials.

There are many different variation of the crochet granny square block. I have shared a bunch of different blocks at the bottom of the post, as well as, more free crochet granny square patterns.

There are sweaters, blankets, ottomans, and more crochet patterns to try. Learn how to make the basic granny square and then create some of these colorful crochet projects.

How do You Crochet a Granny Square for Beginners?

How many crochet granny squares does it take to make a blanket? It would depend on what size of square you want to start with. I made 5 inch squares to make a small 30 in x 30 in baby blanket. I would need approximately 36 crocheted granny squares.

You count how many crochet granny squares you need in a row (6 squares to make 30 in using 5 in square). Then count how many rows you need ( 6 rows of 5 in squares.) Then multiple the numbers to get how many crochet granny squares.

Basic Granny Square Patterns

Basic Crochet Granny Square Pattern – Free Easy DIY Tutorial

Try this written pattern for the basic crochet granny square pattern.

Learn how to make this easy beginner crochet pattern using double crochet stitches and chain stitches. There are lots of different versions of the crochet granny square pattern plus lots of pattern using them.

Basic Easy Crochet Granny Square Pattern Video – Right-Handed

Free Easy Basic Crochet Granny Square How to Video – Left-Handed

Solid Granny Square Crochet Pattern for Beginners

Make a solid granny square with this pattern.

Learn how to make a solid crocheted granny square, one with less holes than the original pattern. Here is a solid granny square with no gaps.

Solid Granny Square Video How to Tutorial – Right-Handed

Free Crochet Granny Square Video Tutorial – Left-Handed

Granny Square Free Crochet Patterns

1. Cardigan Crochet Granny Square Pattern Free

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Take what you have learned about making crocheted granny squares and make a colorful sweater. This crochet blog has a lot of different ways to use granny squares, such as, granny square baskets and crochet granny square dishcloths.

2. Springtime Granny Square Crochet Pattern

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This colorful crochet granny square block pattern looks like a flower. It would make a great crocheted springtime blanket.

3. Granny Square Blanket

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Try a large crocheted granny square blanket pattern. In this crochet pattern you make a one large granny square instead of a bunch of smaller ones.

4. Rainbow Puff Granny Square Pattern

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Try this pretty rainbow puff granny square pattern. There are other versions too on this blog.

5. Sunflower Granny Square Pattern – Sunburst

Learn to make the sunflower crochet granny square pattern. Make this pretty sunburst square.

Learn how to make this sunburst variation of a granny square with this pattern. You can turn it into a bag or blanket.

6. Granny Square Bag

Make a colorful granny square tote bag.

Make a granny square tote bag with this colorful pattern.

7. Farmhouse Granny Square Blanket

Make this square blanket pattern with raised puffs.

Make this variation on a classic granny square. The blanket has a great modern look in a solid color.

More Granny Square Block Patterns

More Granny Square Crochet Patterns

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