Grannie Goes Large by Sandra Paul

Grannie Goes Large

March 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
treble crochet motif (UK)
4.0 mm (G)
4200 - 4500 yards (3840 - 4115 m)
both US and UK
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Sweetly simple…
The perfect starting point for a blanket, this pattern is for the classic and traditional granny square blanket in a super large size.

Skill Level
Beginner: 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)

Size & Gauge
Size: 160cm (64”) Square
Gauge: 10cm (4”) square after 5 Rounds

Pattern Notes

  • A full written pattern for my Classic Grannie Square and border instructions.
  • US translation included
  • A round by round colour break down from the original blanket.
  • Helpful pictures.
  • Links for useful tutorials.
  • A photo tutorial for the basic granny square is also available.

Pattern written in
UK Terms
US Terms

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