Crochet Tutorial: Real Wheel Granny Square

Crochet Tutorial: Real Wheel Granny Square

I created this Real Wheel Granny Square design to add to our 365 Days of Granny Squares project. It uses variety of crochet stitches to create a look that reminds me of a wheel or something round!! I hope you enjoy making your square!

A couple disclaimers before you start: Be sure to check your tension and use the correct size hook for your square. I demonstrate with an H-5.00mm crochet hook in the video tutorial, but you can make yours bigger or smaller by using a bigger or smaller hook. Also, if yours turns out wonky when you are finished, you may need to block this square to make it nice and flat.


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Follow along with this video tutorial to make your own granny square:

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Please do not copy, sell, and/or post this pattern and claim it as your own.

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H-5.00mm Crochet Hook
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-You can use a smaller or larger hook to make this square depending on your tension. I wouldn’t use anything larger than an I-5.5mm Crochet Hook though.
-The finished square measures approximately 6 inches.
-This square is worked from the center outward

Special stitches:
Ch(s): chain(s)
YO: Yarn Over
St(s): Stitch(es)
Sl st: slip stitch
SK: Skip
SC: Single Crochet
HDC: Half-Double Crochet
DC: Double Crochet
FPDC: Front Post Double Crochet
TR: Treble Crochet
V-Stitch: [dc, ch 2, dc] in same sp


If you have any confusion or difficulty with reading this pattern, please watch the video tutorial to have visual instructions.

Start with Magic Ring or ch 4 and sl st to beginning to form ring.

Rnd 1: ch 3, 7dc in ring, sl st to ch up 3. (8)

Rnd 2: In any st, ch 5, DC in same st, [DC, ch 2, DC] in each st around. Sl st to 3rd ch of beginning ch 5.

Rnd 3: In any 1st st of a V-Stitch, Beginning FPDC, * ch 1, FPDC around next st, ch 2, FPDC around next st, repeat from * around. Sl st to beginning FPDC.

Rnd 4: In any FPDC, Beginning BPDC, [BPDC, ch 1] around next 3 sts, *ch 3, [BPDC, ch 1] around next 4 sts, repeat from * around. Sl st to beginning BPDC.

Rnd 5: in any ch 3 sp, ch 3, [2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc] in same sp, *[ch 1, 3 dc in next ch sp] until corner, Put [3dc, ch 2, 3dc] in corner, repeat from * around. (see video tutorial if any of these rounds gets confusing)

Rnd 6: In corner, ch up 3, 2dc in same sp, *[V-Stitch in next ch 1 sp] 4 times, [3dc, ch 2, 3dc] in corner, repeat from * around. sl st to beginning.

Rnd 7: ch 1, sc in each st, put 2 sc in ch 2 sps, put [sc, ch 2, sc] in corners. sl st to beginning.

Fasten off, weave in ends.



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