A couple weeks ago, I shared a pattern for crocheting the classic granny square. Right now I’m working on a big granny square blanket for my husband, and hope to finish and share it with you soon! In the meantime, here are some great granny square ideas from elsewhere on the interwebs!
1. Giant Granny Square Blanket from Makers Society
This beautiful blanket is made from one giant granny square!
2. Granny Crochet Pillow from Petals to Picots
Use your granny squares to make a super cute pillow for your living room!
3. Party Cake Dish Cloths from Fiber Flux
Add a fun edging to a larger granny square and make these party cake dish cloths, inspired by brightly colored frosting!
4. Granny Mitts from Untangling Knots
Stitch together four 6-row grannies to make these easy fingerless gloves! They’re perfect for for the upcoming fall weather!
5. Granny Square Blanket from Petals to Picots
Use up scraps of yarn and combine with a modern neutral to make this colorful granny square blanket.
BONUS: Granny Ripple Crochet Tutorial from Rescued Paw
It’s not quite a granny square, but using a similar pattern you can create crochet ripples! I see a granny ripple blanket in my future!
Have fun trying out these patterns! Once you have the basic granny square down, it opens up so many new pattern ideas. What are your favorite granny square patterns?