There's something hypnotic about crocheting round and round and round to create a giant granny square blanket. The technique is the same as if you were making a small square, you just don't stop! Many of these patterns use a similar starting point - the only difficult bit is choosing your colour combos!Read More >
How to Crochet a Granny square
To make a crochet granny square you work in rounds from the centre outwards. Once you have learnt how to make a granny square, you can make lots and sew them together into cushion covers, bedspreads or garments, or simply keep adding extra rounds to your square to make a giant cosy blanket. There are a multitude of different granny square patterns, and by adding your own colour combinations, you can easily create a project that is unique and special to you.
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For some of us granny square clothing will forever remind of the seventies, when the colourful shapes peaked in the fashion stakes. If you dare to granny square however, there are a variety of ways that you can wear them and funk up your wardrobe in handmade style!Read More >