Scrappy Granny Square: Free Crochet Pattern

Granny Squares are one of the most well loved and used techniques in crochet. With a granny square you can make all sorts of crochet patterns ranging from a granny square blanket to granny square bag. You can even customize granny squares crochet patterns to include things like flowers or fun crochet motifs! There is an endless variety to what you can do with them! This week I am happy to have my friend Natalie from the crochet blog Knitty Natty as this week’s guest blogger. She is sharing her own take on the granny square: the Scrappy Granny Square! Her pattern helps walk you through how to crochet a granny square, and includes links to her photo and video tutorial. This basic granny square crochet pattern is perfect for using up any scraps of yarn you have lying around, cause if you’re anything like me…

Free Crochet Bag Pattern: Granny Square Bag by Sun Sand Stitch

Warm weather is quickly upon us, which means lots of outdoor adventures and time spent relaxing in the sun. Of course, for all of those adventures you’ll need a fun bag to hold your goodies. I have the perfect one for you from this week’s guest blogger, Jessica from Sun Sand Stitch. She created an adorable free crochet bag: the Granny Square Bag. It’s two giant granny squares that are made into a bag! How fun is that? Ways to Use it When I saw this bag, I thought it was the perfect crochet bag to carry around at the beach. You could use it as a beach bag, or a bag to carry your yarn around with you on your yarn adventures. If I could take this bag anywhere, it would probably be to Disneyland, cause that’s where I always want…