Straight Granny Blanket by Kountingsheep

Straight Granny Blanket

February 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
13 stitches and 8 rows = 4 inches
in double crochet
5.5 mm (I)
1770 - 2360 yards (1618 - 2158 m)
Infant and child
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I love making giant granny squares, but sometimes I wished they weren’t so square. To keep the pattern of the traditional granny square without the traditional shape, I came up with a way to make a straight granny. Straight Granny Blanket is available in two sizes, infant and child, with written instructions on how to crochet both sizes. If you love the traditional granny stitch, then you’ll love making a Straight Granny Blanket!

-Infant: 34” wide by 43” long
-Child: 38” wide by 50” long

13 dc and 8 rows = 4”/10 cm
Gauge not essential for this project*

Size I (5.5 mm)

Lion Brand Mandala Baby (100% acrylic, 590 yards/540 meters, 5.3 oz/150 grams per skein): 3 skeins Rainbow Falls (Infant Size) or 4 skeins Unicorn Cloud (Child Size)