A granny square is a crocheted motif that can be created in infinite possible variations and colors.
A granny square is worked by crocheting a ring of chain stitches that form the center, and then crocheting a series of rounds that build outward from there.
Stitches Used to Crochet Granny Squares:
Like the name suggests, the traditional granny square motif is square. The same basic principles can be adapted to create triangles, hexagons and other shapes as well.