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Granny Blankets Ideas Free Crochet Patterns

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Classic crochet granny blankets can be reinterpreted thousands of times and still look so unique. Search through today’s Granny Blankets Ideas for inspiration! Maybe your next project is below? Certainly!

You can work with granny stitch in a multitude of ways. Start in the middle, work in triangles, or arrange classic squares with floral motifs. The choice is yours!

Check out the patterns under the links below. Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Pinterest for more creative ideas!

If you need more inspiration, check out our collections of Pineapple Stitch Ideas and Beautiful Summer Ponchos.

Granny square crochet patterns

Continuous Granny Square Blanket

Learn how to crochet a basic granny square, and you’ll be able to make this baby blanket! You can make it with any weight yarn and a corresponding crochet hook.

With this free pattern, you can make it as big as you want. It’s you who decide when to stop adding more rows. Jo created a written pattern for you to follow, as well as a step-by-step video tutorial.

Level: upper beginner Author: Jo Edwards

photos by Jo Edwards / ravelry.com

Find this pattern on jototheworld.com, or read more on ravelry.com.

Wisteria Trellis Throw

There are many crochet granny square patterns online, but Jennifer is one of the designers that we already know and admire. Her lovely blanket uses pastel-color granny squares and a clever join.

Once you know basic stitches, such as chain stitch, slip stitch, or double crochet stitch, the granny pattern will be easy. I’m sure once you try this crochet project, you’ll have an appetite for more!

Level: upper beginner Author: Fiber Flux Jennifer Dickerson

photos by Fiber Flux Jennifer Dickerson / ravelry.com

Find this pattern on fiberfluxblog.com, or read more on ravelry.com.

Grannie Goes Large

If you are a beginner looking for a new challenge, this blanket is certainly for you. It will let you set your creative spirit free. Start in the middle and make it as big as you want, the size is completely adjustable!

Level: beginner Author: Sandra Paul

Granny Crochet Blanket

Find this pattern on sandra-cherryheart.blogspot.com, or learn more on Ravelry. Info about this version and the photos are on Ravelry.

Collecting Dust Blanket

Playing with colors in granny-themed blankets, that’s what every crocheter likes the most, without a doubt! This charming blanket is made out of modified granny squares. It is perfect for those of you who want to get creative with your favorite shades.

Level: beginner Author: Samantha Roberts

Crochet Blanket

Find this pattern on Ravelry. Info about this version and the photos are on Ravelry.

Great Granny Blanket

Granny blankets are always great because they are simply timeless. But, we must admit that this one designed by our beloved authors behind Yarnspirations Design Studio has something special. Just look at these giant squares and squishy yarn in the photo below.

Level: beginner Author: Yarnspirations Design Studio

Granny Crochet Blanket

Find this pattern on Yarnspirations, or read more on Ravelry.

Other free granny blanket patterns

Button Blanket

You must admit that this version of the granny square is exceptionally charming. Tiny flowers in the centers are the first signs of spring! The colors are beautifully chosen and mixed here, and the little buttons work as the cherry on top.

Level: upper beginner Author: Esther Dijkstra

Crochet Blanket

Find this pattern on It’s All in a Nutshell, or read more on Ravelry.

Granny Triangles Afghan

We all know and love granny squares in all possible forms, obviously, but granny triangles are not as popular! With this in mind, we are sharing this beautiful pattern to inspire you to experiment with something new. Don’t you love these delightful colors?

Level: beginner Author: Teresa Chorzepa

Granny Triangles Afghan

Find this pattern on Lion Brand, or read more on Ravelry. Info about this version and the photos are on Ravelry.

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  1. lovely all of these i ave made granny blankets before and love the stitch its relaxing to do love the patterns and color scshemes shown here

  2. how do yoou keep yhe large granny (granny goes large) from looking misshapen as you work i have tryed this and it always looks ff thankyou cathy

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