Crochet super star Emma Varnam shows us how to build a basic Granny Square for your projects.
Emma has written many crochet books and the two she specifically cites as relevant to this project are Granny Squares Home and Granny Squares Weekend.
Granny Squares Home by Emma Varnam
RRP £14.99 ISBN: 9781784943639
Add cheerful, vibrant bursts of colour and style to your home armed with just a crochet hook and some oddments of yarn. Granny squares are a thrifty, fun and fashionable way to use up your yarn stash by creating adorable accessories for every part of your home. From gorgeous blankets to cute toys this book is packed with inspiring projects that will get you hooked.
Granny Squares Weekend by Emma Varnam
RRP £14.99 ISBN: 9781784943844
If you need an emergency craft fix, then this book has the answer!
Armed with a crochet hook and some yarn you can rustle up these gorgeous projects in next to no time. Granny squares are a simple and fun way to get creative when time is short, while offering a fashionable way to use up your yarn stash. From hats and coasters to cute toys and decorations this book is packed with inspiring projects that can be finished in a couple of days.
As well as iconic granny square patterns, this book explores the scope of the technique, using it as an edging for blankets and in chic single-colour projects.
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