This crochet granny square tutorial includes:
- step by step visual instructions on how to crochet the Eivor Granny Square
- which stitches are used in the Eivor Crochet Granny Square Pattern
- stitch terminology
- the materials used for this demonstration
If you simply want the pattern instead of the tutorial see Eivor's Crochet Granny Square Pattern.
Crochet stitches and abbreviations used in this pattern
US crochet termsch = chain stitch
ss = slip stitch
sc = single crochet
dc = double crochet (yarn over once)
12 ply yarn | 3.5mm /size 9 crochet hook
chain 19 stitches, use a stitch maker to mark the 19th stitch.
Row 2ch 3 up
this takes the place of the first double crochet stitch
ch 2 across
you will now have a chain that is 19 stitches plus 5 more stitches
dc into 16th stitch from start
(3 back from your stitch marker)
*ch 2, skip 2 ch of the previous row and dc into the next chain,
repeat from * 4 more times to end.
nb: If your last dc does not land on your very first chain stitch you have miss counted somewhere.
turn your work
ch 3 up, *ch 2, dc into post of previous row, repeat from * to end of row, turn
repeat row 3 four times