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Basic 6" Granny Square Afghan


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Learn how to crochet this Basic 6" Granny Square Afghan by following these easy steps. You can exchange this with friends or make a whole afghan yourself too!

Basic Granny Square
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Crochet Hook: G/6 or 4 mm hook

Yarn Weight: (4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)

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I have never made a granny square, and this pattern did not help me. Absolutely useless.

litehouseeker3 - I just finished one last year using a bulky yarn and a big crochet hook. It went quickly. Just start your center like you would any other granny square and keep going. I changed colors when I got around to the beginning of the next round. I used one from - here's the link: Good Luck, Jeanie

i'm looking for a afghan pattern thats one giant granny square. made a couple many years ago but can't quite remember the pattern. can anyone help?

I can't find what I am looking for...I want information on how to jain together the granny squares....Thank you for any help

Hi windytee 3848817, You do not need to be logged in to see any of the patterns, all you need to do is click the link. Please wait for the page to load fully to see the pattern. Thanks! -Editors of AllFreeCrochet

i am signed in but can not get 6 inch granny pattern to download so i can get the pattern. what is wrong? sharon lee

to lnaimon - In order to print the pattern, you have to either highlight it, then click on the printer icon at the top of your screen, or you can highlight it and copy it, then paste it into Miscrosoft Word or any other word processing software.

I would like to print off the directions for the Dreamy crochet afghan pattern but there is nowhere on the page to print... how do I get it ?


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