The granny square is a classic crochet pattern. It is often one of the first items a person learns to make when first learning how to crochet. Once you master the basic crochet granny square method, you can expand upon the design to make various decorative and useful items. From blankets and apparel to accessories like bags and placemats, granny squares are versatile and add color and style to your home and wardrobe. Many people use the term "granny square" to refer to any type of crocheted square but this tutorial covers how to make a true granny square. There are lots of variations on this basic design.
When it comes to making crochet blankets, corner-to-corner is quickly becoming our new favorite. And really, what's not to love? Worked in a solid color, it makes a deeply textured fabric. But work it in multiple colors, and the sky's the limit. Seriously — you can work any grid-based color chart with the corner-to-corner technique.
Google Document. Another baby blanket order done. This is another Corner-to-Corner or C2C blanket. That seems to be the going trend right now.