It’s So Easy! 46 Easy Crochet Granny Square Patterns
We’ve put together some of our easiest crochet granny squares and you’re in for a treat. These free patterns are cute, perfect for beginner crocheters, and great for quick projects. You can’t go wrong with easy crochet granny square patterns!
These are just a few of the many easy squares you’ll find in this pattern page. What’s great about granny squares is that there are so many different varieties and ways to crochet them. So if one pattern is a little more difficult than you expected, you can try a different one. Crocheting takes practice and it’s always refreshing to crochet a nice, simple, granny square.
Here are some of my favorites from the list! You can see all the patterns here and tell us which one is your favorite!
Sun Burst Crochet Granny Square
You'll be itching to get your hands on this Sun Burst Crochet Granny Square. It's such a cool crochet pattern and you can do a lot of different projects with it. You could make it into a wall hanging or work up a bunch to create a crochet blanket. Just grab your J/10 or 6 mm hook, a medium weighted yarn, and get to work on this granny square pattern that is bursting with beauty.
Easy Peasy Flower Squares
What could be better than the combination of flowers and squares? Nothing, we think, because these Easy Peasy Flower Squares are simply amazing. Join these pretty crochet flower squares together to make a crochet blanket or even a cute crochet shawl. Just grab your G/6 or 4 mm hook and a light-weight yarn to begin crocheting this stunning granny square pattern. You are sure to love this one and see all that you can do with this specific pattern.
Dahlia 12" Afghan Square
This is a 12-inch square so it’s a little bigger than the ones above. It’s very easy to crochet in just 10 rounds of basic stitches. I like this square because of it’s lacy structure which makes it great for lighter throws. You could also crochet a bunch of these to make a lightweight baby blanket too.
Aubrieta Bloom Afghan Square
"I’ve been wanting to make a garden inspired afghan for awhile now. I was envisioning various floral afghan squares all pieced together. After playing around with some designs, I worked out this Aubrieta Bloom Afghan Square crochet pattern and I’m really loving it! I really hope you guys love it too! Since the written pattern can be a bit wordy, I also included a stitch diagram of the square for those of you who like to follow along in a more visual way. Enjoy!! Here is what you will need: 4 colors worsted or Aran weight yarn (shown here in Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice) CA Choice Lilac – 191 CB Fern – 171 CC Dusty Green – 173 CD Linen – 99 US J/6 mm hook scissors and yarn needle"
Garden Trellis Afghan Square
This Garden Trellis Afghan Square is unique because of how elegant it is. According to the designer, the diagonal design works up into a beautiful trellis design when joined. This is a classic granny square that you will come back to over and over again.
Simple Granny Square
Crochet a simple and elegant crochet granny square when you download this stunning little pattern. If you want to crochet a stunning afghan pattern out of this classic granny square pattern, it is actually pretty simple. All you need to do is work up as many as you'd like to make a blanket.
Traditional Granny Square (6in by 6in)
"This is a basic granny square pattern to match the sizing of my other Bake Shop Series squares - it will come out a bit larger than your average granny square, with 5 rounds worked total. Be sure to see my video tutorial for instruction!"
Super Simple Granny Square Potholder
"This is a super detailed tutorial with step by step photos on how to make a straight granny square, join them as you go and make a border around it to get a simple granny square potholder. Its a great tutorial that can be used to make a granny square blanket of any size."
Be sure to check out 32+ Easy Crochet Granny Square Patterns for these squares and all of the rest of these great patterns that you don’t want to miss!
If you’re more of a follow along type of learner, check out these videos on how to create a gorgeous Granny square!
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