15 Creative Crochet Granny Square Patterns

Going Beyond the Basic Crochet Square

Crochet Monkey Granny Square Pattern

Thoresby Cottage

The classic granny square pattern is one of the most iconic motifs in crochet. Even people who barely know that there's a difference between knitting and crochet can usually recognize a granny square. However, there are so many things that you can do to tweak the basic crochet square. With color changes, different stitches, and the addition of surprise techniques, the basic granny square pattern becomes something entirely special. These 15 crochet granny square patterns are the most creative we could find. Have fun with them!