In the world of crochet, new ideas are always hatching. But some patterns are timeless icons of the crochet world.
Take, for instance, the granny square.
This simple pattern is easily learned and quickly worked. With just a little bit of practice, you can whip up several squares and assemble them into something larger. Or, start from the center and make it as big as you want. It’s also a great pattern to use up leftover scraps of yarn.
Although the granny square is a timeless pattern, new applications are always being thought up. But whatever you make, it all starts with a simple, classic pattern.
Learn how to crochet a granny square below!