Windmill Granny Square by Marie Segares

Windmill Granny Square

June 2017
Aran (8 wpi) ?
gauge is not critical for this project
5.5 mm (I)
33 - 50 yards (30 - 46 m)
Motif: 6.75” (17 cm) square.
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Corner and center chain spaces mimic a windmill in this variation on the double crochet granny square. This is one of several motifs used in the Classic Granny with a Twist Blanket.

Skills Used
Basic crochet stitches: chain, double crochet, single crochet, slip stitch
Crocheting in the round, increasing, crocheting in chain spaces, skipping stitches

Skill Level

Finished Size
Motif: 6.75” (17 cm) square.

Red Heart With Love yarn (100% acrylic, 7 oz/198 g/370 yd/338 m) – 1 skein in 1601 Lettuce, or approximately 50 yd (46 m) in any medium weight yarn.

US Size I-9/5.5 mm crochet hook, or size needed to obtain gauge.

Yarn needle

Motif = 6.75” (17 cm) in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.