Welcome to the 2021 Granny Square Roundup!
I’m so glad you’re here!
If you love granny squares, you’re in for a treat. I’ve gathered 16 designers and 18 designs that feature elements of the traditional granny square and the granny stitch…just for you.
Granny squares aren’t just for blankets…or Granny, for that matter! Any crochet design can incorporate granny squares. During the Granny Square Celebration, you’ll find home decor, women’s accessories, even something for babies and pets. Who knew the granny could be used in so many ways?!
While the celebration is over for this year, you can still enjoy all of the designs. Simply click on the button with the design you like and visit the designer’s post or shop.
These are the amazing designers you’ll find in this roundup. Be sure to check out their other designs while you’re visiting!
July 30 – Fosbas Designs
This is not your regular granny square top! A beautiful neckline sets this apart from the usual 2 squares sewn together and the color blocking means this could be your next stash busting project!
July 31 – Juniper & Oakes
This simple wall hanging is made with the traditional granny square. It’s a quick way to add a pop of color & texture to your wall. Perfect home decor for any crocheter!
Aug 1 – Simply Melanie Jane
This unique wall hanging using X and O granny squares will be the focal point of your wall. What a unique way to decorate your walls.
Aug 2 – Simply Hooked by Janet
It’s time to spice up your accessories wardrobe with this fun modern twist to a granny square scarf. Each square consists of just 3 rounds and is then sewn together to form the V shape for the scarf.
Aug 3 – MadameStitch
If you love the granny square, you’ll adore this handmade baby blanket with bobbles. The traditional granny square alternates with sections of bobble stitch for a bit of variety and fun. It’s a quick make, perfect for those last-minute baby gifts.
Aug 4 – Rich Textures Crochet
This Granny Square Market Bag is large enough to take with you wherever you need to go! To the store, to the beach or park, pack it with your favorite things.
Aug 5 – Sunflower Cottage Crochet
The Cora pillow features a textured granny square with grand designs of being a large blanket! It’s designed with “floral” tones and textured framing in mind.
Aug 6 – Blue Star Crochet
Roxy’s Bandana is a super quick and easy crochet pattern using the ever so popular crochet granny stitch. The bandana scarf is worked diagonally using the corner to corner crochet technique.
Aug 6 – Valzies Boutique
Boho Seascape Wall Hanging is inspired by the Ocean Scene with pretty seascape colors. The pattern uses starts as a basic granny square and expands into this beautiful pattern. The fringe gives it a Bohemian vibe and brightens up the space with its eye catching colors. Although this pattern includes color work, it is a simple pattern and a quick make.
Aug 7 – Three Fates Creations
The Summer Nights Shawl uses fingering weight yarn with the granny stitch to make a light and stylish warm weather accessory. A perfect addition to any summer season wardrobe.
Aug 8 – Carroway Crochet
This super cute Bucket Hat is made with just five granny squares. It’s a great stash buster, available in two sizes for this trendy hat pattern.
Aug 9 – Creative Snugglies Designs
This simple and quick narwhal security blanket is fun to make. It is perfect for beginners who are new to making granny square projects. This blanket is a mindless project that can be completed in a couple of hours while watching tv.
Aug 10 – Katie Mae Crochet
Get cozy this fall or winter with a stylish, vintage-inspired granny square cowl! With endless color combinations, and a clever join as you go assembly, this cowl will add class and warmth to any fall wardrobe!
Aug 11 – RaffamusaDesigns
How about showing the world your love for crochet by rocking a super cool beaded granny square pendant?! This pendant is super quick and easy to crochet. It’s the perfect accessory for Granny Square Day!
Aug 12 – Accrochet
This is Granny des Bois, a beautiful wintry set featuring the classic granny square. This doubled cowl and hat set will become a winter staple.
Aug 13 – Cosy Rosie UK
This pattern only needs 4 basic granny squares and a few other materials to create your own granny clutch bag. Perfect to make for yourself or as a last-minute handmade gift. Granny squares can be used for so many things from bags, blankets and garments!
Aug 14 – Straight Hooked US
The Floral Flair Handbag will quickly become your favorite purse! You’ll get tons of compliments every time you go out, and it is roomy enough to hold everything you need, but not so large that it weighs you down. Choose your favorite colors of worsted weight yarn and start creating your new handbag today!
Aug 15 – MadameStitch
Envelop yourself in luxurious warmth with this oversized wrap. Made entirely of granny squares, the squares are joined as you go. The wrap is finished off with a fun pompom fringe!