Giant Granny Square

The classic and traditional granny square blanket in a super large size. 

This blanket is now available as a pdf download


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Skill Level 

A great starting project, the basic granny square is an easy pattern to learn.
The pattern uses only the basic crochet stitches.


Stylecraft Special DK:
14 colours/15 balls (1 ball of each for the blanket, 1 extra in the border colour):
1005 - Cream, 1019 - Cloud Blue, 1020 - Lemon, 1026 - Apricot, 1029 - Copper, 1034 - Sherbet,
1065 - Meadow, 1067 - Grape, 1080 - Pale Rose, 1081 - Saffron, 1099 - Grey, 1240 - Soft Peach,
1032 - Denim (Border), 1820 - Duck Egg

Or approximately 4,500 yards of your own choice of DK yarn.
This pattern can be made in any weight of yarn.
Just use the appropriate hook size and remember that your yardage requirements will vary.


4mm (G USA)


160cm (64”) Square


10cm (4”) square after 5 Rounds

Pattern Notes

A full written pattern for my Classic Grannie Square and border instructions.
Complete with the round by round colour break down from the original blanket.

This pattern is written in UK terms
US translations given


Relevant Posts
Original blanket details and colour information
Grannie Goes Large Again
Updated blanket colour in Stylecraft Special

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