Crochet Granny Triangle

How to Crochet Granny Triangle

After Granny Squares we will learn to make a Granny Triangle. Pattern of Crochet Granny Triangle is as easy as the Granny Square and looks beautiful. We made a Toran/door hanging with help of this particular pattern, you can see it here.

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So, to start with we will need 2 different colours of Yarn and one crochet hook. I will recommend a hook size of 4mm and above for the beginners, and also 4 ply Yarn. Here will be taking a 3.75mm hook since the yarn I have works best with this particular hook.

Things we will need to Crochet Granny Triangle

  1. Crochet Hook Size: 3.75mm or more
  2. Yarn: Any 4 ply yarn

Crochet Granny Triangle-Things we will need

Further, we will also require a pair of scissors and a yarn needle. We will use 2 different colour since it will make easier for you to see all the rounds clearly. Also, the different colours will make it look beautiful.

Abbreviations:

Ch: chain

SS: slip stitch

dc: Double Crochet

We have taken 2 colours here and a 3.75 mm hook

The pattern for the Crochet Granny Triangle will be as below:

Ch 4 join with the 1st chain with a SS forming a circle

Round 1:

Step 1: Ch 3 (This will be counted as your 1st dc),

Step 2: 2dc in circle,

Crochet Granny Triangle-1st 3dc Cluster

Step 3: ch 3, 3 dc in circle

Step 4: repeat Step 3 and ch 3

Step 5: Join with SS to the 1st dc you made (not chain 3 one but the 1st dc itself)

Step 6: ch 1 and cut the yarn, secure it by pulling the same

You will have something like this as a result of Round 1 with 9 stitches since they are in a cluster of 3

Crochet Granny Triangle-Round 1

Round 2:

Take a new colour and make a slip knot and start with your hook in chain 3 space of 1st round

Step 1: ch 3, 2dc in chain 3 space

Step 2: ch 3, 3 dc in the same space

Crochet Granny Triangle-Start of Round 2

Step 3: ch 2, 3dc in the next chain 3 space

Step 4: Chain 3, 3dc in the same space

Step 5: Repeat Step 3 & 4

Step 6: ch 2 and join with a SS in 1st dc

Step 7: ch 1 and cut the yarn, secure it by pulling the yarn

At the end of Round 2, you will have something like this with a total of 18 stitches, since they are in a cluster of 3

Crochet Granny Triangle-Round 2 explained

Round 3:

Take colour of Round 1 and make slip knot, start in chain 3 space in the corner, because this will give a better look rather than starting from chain 2 space

Step 1: ch 3, 2dc in chain 3 space

Step 2: ch 3, 3dc in the same space

Step 3: ch 2, 3dc in the chain 2 space

Step 4: Ch 2, 3dc in the next chain 3 space

Step 5: chain 3, 3dc in the same space

Crochet Granny Triangle-Round 3 explained

Continue this as per the pattern till you reach where you started from, chain 2 and join with 1st dc with a SS you will have a total of 36 stitches.

Crochet Granny Triangle

Therefore we will take one chain less on the sides in comparison of corner chains. So, if we take 3 chains in corner we will take one chain less on the sides that is, 2 chains

Finally, secure the loose ends with help of a yarn needle.

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Hope we made it easy for you. Please feel free to send your trial pics of Crochet Granny Triangle on our Facebook page, because we always love to see more and more creative and colourful projects each day. Further, you can also check us out on Instagram where we put all our creations. Also, check us on Pinterest.

We will be back with another pattern probably with a slight twist in our next article. Since we have just started we would like to know what all patterns you want to learn, please free to comment below 🙂

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