Granny Squares Table Runner 

Everybody loves a granny square, so here’s a fun free pattern to add some colour to your table! If you want to try more of our patterns then pop over to our Etsy shop

Material: dk cotton 

Yarn Brand: We’ve used  Stylecraft Classique Cotton 2 balls of main colour ivory and one each of your chosen 3 colours .Ours came from Lusciously Loopy

Crochet hook: 4mm

Wool Needle
Used Stitches:

UK English                                               

ch = chain chain

slst = slip stitch slip stich

dc = double crochet single crochet

tr = treble double crochet

sp= space space

skst = skip stich skip stich

1.Make as many granny squares as you like to fit your table, we made 6 with 3 rounds in each.

2.Join your granny squares into a long strip using your main colour,we joined using the continuous join as you go.* or alternatively you can stitch your squares together.

*All patterns now in our Etsy shop that use this method have a full continuous join as you go photo tutorial

3. Then using our main colour ivory we worked 2 further rounds, working 3tr in every space and (3 tr ch2 3tr ) into each corner space.Fasten off.

4.Attach a new colour yarn into any ch-2 corner space,ch4 (counts as first dc plus 3ch) ,dc into same space,*ch3,skip 3 stitches,dc into next sp between treble groups.*repeat from *to * ,to next corner sp,(1dc ch3,1dc) into corner space, continue in this way around,slst into first ch of beg ch-1,to join.

5.Attach main colour ivory into any corner space,ch3,( counts as first treble ) 2 tr,ch2 3tr,into corner sp,*3tr into each ch-3 loop space,*repeat from *to*,to next corner sp ,(3tr,ch2, 3tr) into corner space,continue in this way around,slst into beg join,fasten off.

6.Repeat Step 4.

7.Repeat. Step 5.

8. Repeat Step 4.

9. Repeat Step 5.

The border is worked into the backs of the loops .

To complete work 3 rows of dc,working into the backs of the loops only on each round and sl st to join each round.

Fasten off and weave in ends.

This gives a lovely simple decorative border and helps weight the edge of your runner .

You may like to block it. More patterns available in our Etsy shop

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