Free Crochet Granny Square Flower Pattern

This is a free crochet granny square flower pattern with a beautiful 3d flower in the middle. Make this as a wall hanging or make a few for a spring inspired cushion cover or a blanket!


Crochet granny squares are such iconic makes. There is something super satisfying when you complete a granny square.

I often find myself just making a granny square with no further purpose, just for fun. But the great thing is you can always join a selection of granny squares and make yourself a scarf, bag or as part of a garment.

I love experimenting with different designs and incorporating items into the squares!

This time, with the spring just around the corner, I thought it would be a great idea to incorporate another three dimensional flower pattern into a humble crochet granny square.

I have previously designed a 3D flower granny square so I knew this one will be a winner too! You can customise the colors and use any combination.

However, because of the 3d texture of the flower, it would look beautiful in one color too!

You can use this beautiful square for a wall hanging, pillow cover or a whole blanket! You can also make a small pouch or a bag using this flower granny square.

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Crochet Granny Flower Square Design

This sweet flower granny square is part of a crochet along organised by Marie from Underground Crafter – Mélange Blanket CAL. You can find the information HERE.

Here is what Marie says about this great event:

“In this exciting year-long project, 48 amazing crochet designers have come together to share a new 6″ square pattern weekly on Fridays. This is going to be a journey of cool techniques, all sorts of textures and innovative patterns, a way of meeting new-to-you designers, and so much more!”

Every Friday between January 6 and December 1 a new square will be released! It is never too late to join in the CAL, you can catch up with all the squares or simple make the ones that catch your eye.

There is also a fantastic giveaway running with great prizes from some loved crafting businesses, so don’t wait and check out the main CAL page on how to join and enter the giveaway.

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Crochet Granny Square Flower Video Tutorial

I know that some of the techniques in this flower granny square might be a little more advanced. However, even if you are a beginner crocheter, you can complete this cute square with my video tutorial.

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Materials

Tension

the diameter after completing round 2 is 2.56 inches /6.5 cm

Finished Size

finished square measures 6 inches / 15 cm

Stitches And Abbreviations (US Crochet Terms)

mc – magic circle

ch – chain stitch

ch-sp – chain space

hdc – half double crochet

sl st – slip stitch

st(s) – stitch(es)

dc – double crochet

tr – treble crochet

beg – beginning

rnd – round

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Crochet Granny Square Flower Main Pattern

With Natural yarn create magic ring, see How To Make Crochet Magic Ring The Easy Way for a tutorial.

Rnd 1: 2 ch (counts as first hdc), work 7 hdc into mc, sl st into top of beg 2 ch. [8 hdc]

Rnd 2: 3 ch (counts as first dc), 1 dc in same st, *2 ch, 2 dc into next st; repeat from * around ending last repeat with 2 ch, sl st into top of beg 3 ch.  [16 dc + eight 2 ch-sps]

Fasten off. Join Pink yarn with a slip st around the body (not top loops of stitch) of 2nd dc of Rnd 2.

Rnd 3: 1 ch (doesn’t count as a st), 1 sc around the body of same dc st used for joining, *miss next 2 ch-sp, work 5 dc around the body of next dc st from Rnd 2 from middle of motif outwards, 2 ch, work 5 dc around the body of next dc st from Rnd 2 towards the middle of motif, miss next 2 ch-sp and dc**, 1 sc around the body of next dc; repeat from * around ending last repeat at **, sl st into first sc of the round. [4 petals created; 40 dc + four 2 ch-sps + 4 sc]

Fasten off. Join Natural in the space between two dc sts from Rnd 2. You will be working BEHIND the petals from Rnd 3 into stitches from Rnd 2.

Rnd 4: 3 ch (counts as first dc), 1 dc in same space, *2 ch, 2 dc in next 2 ch-sp, 2 ch**, 2 dc into space between 2 dc from Rnd 2; repeat from * around ending last repeat at **, sl st into top of beg 3 ch. [32 dc + sixteen 2 ch-sps]

Fasten off. Join Pink yarn with a slip st around the body of LAST dc of Rnd 4.

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Pattern continues…

Rnd 5: 1 ch (doesn’t count as a st), 1 sc around the body of same dc st used for joining, *miss next 2 ch-sp, work (5 dc, 1 tr) around the body of next dc st from Rnd 4 from middle of motif outwards, 3 ch, work (1 tr, 5 dc) around the body of next dc st from Rnd 4 towards the middle of motif, miss next 2 ch-sp and dc**, 1 sc around the body of next dc; repeat from * around ending last repeat at **, sl st into first sc of the round. [8 petals created; 16 tr, 80 dc + eight 3 ch-sps + 8 sc]

Fasten off. Join Coll in the space between two dc sts from Rnd 4 between two petals (not the 2 dc group used for petals). You will be working BEHIND the petals from Rnd 5 into stitches from Rnd 4.

Rnd 6: 6 ch (counts as first tr + 2 ch-sp), 1 tr in same space, *2 dc into next 2 ch-sp, 2 dc into space between 2 dc from Rnd 4, 2 dc into next 2 ch-sp, 3 dc into space between 2 dc from Rnd 4, 2 dc into next 2 ch-sp, 2 dc into space between 2 dc from Rnd 4, 2 dc into next 2 ch-sp**, (1 tr, 2 ch, 1 tr) into space between 2 dc from Rnd 4; repeat from * ending last repeat at **, sl st into 4th ch of beg 6 ch. [8 tr, 60 dc]

Note: please measure your square at this point, if you need to adjust the size, replace dc stitches with smaller stitch like hdc or sc. For hdc start with 4 ch, for sc start with 3 ch.

Rnd 7: sl st into next corner 2 ch-sp, 5 ch (counts as first dc + 2 ch-sp), 1 dc in same space, *1 dc in each st across** until next corner 2 ch-sp, (1 dc, 2 ch, 1 dc) into next corner 2 ch-sp; repeat from * around ending last repeat at **, sl st into 3rd ch of beg 5 ch. [76 dc]

Finishing Instructions

Fasten off.

Sew in all ends but do not cut off.

Firmly wet block the square to dimensions.

Once dry, cut the ends off.


Final thoughts…

I hope you love this crochet granny square flower pattern. If you think your crafty friends will like it too, why not share it with them?

Firstly, you can share a direct link to this pattern on your social media. 

Secondly, if you like this pattern, check out these other crochet granny square patterns:

  1. Beautiful Lacy Flower Granny Square – Free Pattern
  2. Easy Lacy Crochet Granny Square – free pattern
  3. Crochet Flower Granny Square
  4. Amazing Fall Crochet Square Pattern – Rudbeckia Square
  5. 10 Stunning Crochet Flower Granny Squares You Must Make
  6. Stunning Textured Crochet Square Free Pattern

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About Veronika Cromwell

Hi, I’m Veronika! I design modern and wearable crochet garments, accessories and homewares. Grab your hook and find your next project!

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4 thoughts on “Free Crochet Granny Square Flower Pattern

  1. I love the size of the flower within the square and dimension that is created by the flower. Very nice!

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