Then this article is for you because i will be discussing 10 beautiful ways to join granny squares. Like the single crochet join method you do slip stitch crochet instead of single crochet.
Ive linked to photo andor video tutorials for each of 12 14.
Crochet blanket joining squares. The rest of this post will be about the friendship blanket cal. Its a lovely way to join granny squares. If you do want a more relaxed cal and decide to join the closed stitch pattern crochet along make sure to come read the details here.
Crochet braid join tamara of moogly this is an attractively textured join that sort of resembles a crochet braid hence the name of the technique. The idea is that you join all the squares in one direction first and then join all the squares in the other direction. In order to create the joining round for my love garden crochet blanket squares i had to turn the solid square made in the last rnds into a 3dcs clusters rhythm.
To join crochet squares and afghan blocks. Styled after granny squares this crochet afghan square looks great in both one solid color and in many colors like you can see in the image. Each will provide you with a different look.
This is another most popular method to join granny squares. Edge squares before joining. You can do the join to the front of the project or the back of the project.
For the crochet joining methods i present here edging your squares is optional. And i know that lots of you have been eagerly awaiting this list the moogly afghan cal for this year is winding down and its time to start thinking about how were going to attach all of these blocks together to make one big blankie. A granny square is a piece of square fabric that is produced in crochet by working from the center to outwards.
Grab a cup of coffee and lets start making a beautiful crochet blanket. How do you crochet a square blanket. If you have created squares or panels with a heavily textured or aran style look this method would be especially appropriate for joining them.
Click the link above to head over to their blog post find the ravelry link to head to the pdf pattern. I used this method in my african flower purse. Joining love garden crochet blanket square this is the join as you go method and i guess some of you already know it.
Here is a link to my blog post on edging the squares for the vvcal reboothere is a side by side comparison of the squares edged and not edged in a final piece. But if you want to actually make a full blanket with lots and lots of squares keep reading. It gives a flatter seamline.
So lets get started. Square seven for the friendship blanket is the omatra square by three fates creations. To join the unjoined sides turn the joined squares 90 degrees and repeat the whole process.
The easier method by far is to join the crochet squares to each other in long strips as if you were making a bunch of scarves. What are granny squares.