Blossom Stitch Granny Square Pattern for Beginners

Learn how to crochet the Blossom stitch with this free granny square which has a video tutorial. This lacy stitch is so pretty and quick to work up without using too much yarn.

Blossom Stitch granny square pattern

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Blossom Stitch Granny Square | Free Crochet Pattern

The 3rd square to be released in the Hodgepodge Granny Square crochet along uses the blossom stitch to create the 1st lacy granny square pattern used in this blanket.

This stitch is a favourite amongst those who love a lacy look without losing shape of their project. It works well when used for cardigans, blankets and many more projects as the single crochet stitches within the stitch pattern give structure to the crochet fabric.

The Blossom Stitch granny square is a free beginner crochet square pattern, that is quick to work up and doesn’t use a lot of yarn.

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You can purchase a printable copy of the full Hodgepodge Blanket pattern including the joining and edging

Easy Granny square pattern using Offset Stitch


US Terms (UK terms in brackets)

St(s) – Stitch(es)

Ch – Chain

Sc (Dc) – Single Crochet (Double Crochet)

Dc (Tr) – Double Crochet (Treble Crochet)

RS – Right Side

Skill level: Beginner


  • 55m Aran/worsted weight yarn
  • I used used Paintbox Simply Aran 100% Acrylic yarn in shade 202
  • 5mm Crochet Hook
  • Scissors
  • Tapestry needle

Gauge: not essential – adjust hook to achieve the finished size square required

Finished Size: 

  • 8″ x 8″
Easy Granny Square Pattern

How to make this Blossom Stitch Granny Square Pattern

Pattern Notes:

  • Please read through the entire pattern before beginning, regardless of skill level. Please contact me ([email protected]) if help is needed to understand any part of pattern.
  • Beginning ch-1 does NOT count as sc.
  • Beginning ch-4 DOES count as dc and ch-1.
  • Pattern will also look great worked with 2 different colours, changing colour every 2nd row.

Row 1 (RS): Ch 33, (dc, ch 1, dc) in 3rd ch from hook (skipped 2 ch counts as sc, placing a marker in ch is suggested so as to NOT lose a stitch), *skip 1, sc in next, skip 1, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next; repeat from * across to last 2, skip 1, sc in last, turn. (16 dc, 9 sc, 8 ch-1 sps)

Row 2: Ch 4 (counts as (dc,ch 1)), *sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, dc in next sc, ch 1; repeat from * across to last ch-1 sp, sc in last ch-1 sp, ch 1, dc in last(marked), turn. (9 dc, 8 sc, 16 ch-1 sps)

Blossom Stitch Granny Square Pattern

Row 3: Ch 1, sc in same, *(dc, ch 1, dc) in next sc, sc in next dc; repeat from * across, (last sc will be worked in 3rd ch of turning ch-4), turn. (16 dc, 9 sc, 8 ch-1 sp)

Rows 4-18: Repeat Rows 2-3 ending on a Row 2 repeat. Do NOT fasten off, do NOT turn, continue to Edging.

Easy Crochet Granny Square Blanket


Ch 1, rotate to work across row ends, work 24 sc evenly across, (sc, ch 1, sc) in corner, rotate to work across opposite side of starting ch, sc in each across, (sc, ch 1, sc) in corner, rotate to work across row ends, work 24 sc evenly across, (sc, ch 1, sc) in corner rotate to work across Row 18, sc in each across, ch 1, sl st to 1st sc to join.

Fasten off, weave in remaining ends.

Blossom Stitch Granny Square Pattern

Hodgepodge Granny Square Blanket CAL

Join the fun of this event is running from 15th August 2022 – 13th September 2022 with 30 new granny squares designs, one released each day. 

Click here to see all the 30 square designs and decide which one you will be stitching up next!

A huge thank you to my pattern testers and editor who kindly helped test all 30 of the square designs to check for accuracy in this pattern – it’s always such a pleasure to see a pattern come to life.

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