How to Crochet a Granny Square

How to Crochet a Granny Square

2 hour intro to crochet

Over 50 people have attended this class

Description

Learn the crochet essentials to make Granny Squares. Learn the crochet essentials to make Granny Squares in this 2-hour workshop.  

In this workshop you will learn:

  • starting with a slip knot
  • foundation chain
  • slip stitch
  • treble crochet
  • how to crochet in the round
  • crocheting stitches into gaps
  • if you've got the above under control, you can also learn to change colours
  • finishing off and weaving in ends


If you want a more comprehensive understanding of crochet that explains all its nuances, book our "Crochet Basics for Beginners Course" - click here.

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What you will learn

  • Learn what you need to crochet a Granny Square
  • Crochet Stitches: slip knot, chain stitch, slip stitch, treble crochet stitch
  • Understand both a written pattern and pattern chart

What you will get

  • A Granny Square made by you!
  • Class notes covering everything learnt
Parking Info
  • Level 1, 329 Brunswick St, Fitzroy. Look for the red door.
  • Most Brunswick St parking is ticketed & max' 2hrs. However, longer time parking is available in the paid Coles Car Park.
  • Public Transport is the ideal way to get here - jump on the 11 tram & get off at Johnston St.

What to bring

  • 2 x balls of 8ply wool yarn in different light colours (not black)
  • 4.5mm crochet hook

What to wear

Casual

Appropriate for

Suitable for any crochet skill level


Thread Den

4.9
(1359 Reviews)

Learn to sew, craft and create with Thread Den

Located on Melbourne's vibrant Brunswick Street, in Fitzroy. At Thread Den you can start at the very beginning, take your skills to the next level, and find your own unique style.

At Thread Den it's just like a friend (a super nice clever one) teaching you and a few friends to sew, craft and create. When you come in; take advantage of having all the equipment on hand, lovely big cutting tables, smooth running Janomes with plenty of feet accessories, inspiring resources, and friendly people to chat to.  

Your teachers have years of experience, their own labels and businesses, and the desire to share their skills and craftsmanship with you.


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5.0 (18 reviews)
Meganrated it
17 Feb 2023
Excellent and fun class !
Amandarated it
10 Aug 2022
I’m guessing due to covid, the numbers were down as there were only 2 of us in attendance, however, I think that’s what made this class so great! Our instructor, Amy, was very patient, she explained everything to us in great detail and was full of handy tips! Our squares were wonderful! I’d highly recommend taking this class if you have little or no experience crocheting! So so helpful! I’m ready to sign up for my next class!
Jason rated it
16 Jul 2022
The class was very informative and helpful. Parts were one on one to help with some tricky parts.
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Cancellations & Refunds

If the organiser cancels the class:

You are entitled to a full refund.

If you can't attend the class:

  • A refund can be requested 1 day before class starts. An admin fee of AU$35.00 applies.
  • A transfer can be requested 4 days before the class starts. An admin fee of AU$10.00 applies.
  • A credit note can be requested 4 days before the class starts. Free of charge.

No changes will be allowed after these times.

We recommend the refund upgrade option upon checkout in case you’re not able to attend the class. Learn more about refund upgrade option.

Terms & Conditions

Taking part in a workshop at Thread Den is fun and we love teaching people our craft, but here we have to get serious for a moment:

It is your responsibility to clear your diary for the booking you've made - especially if there are multiple sessions in your course. If you want to finish your project(s), you need to attend all workshops. You'll also need to arrive on time. We can't start again because it just isn't fair to your fellow participants. 

Allow us this indulgence for a second, our workshops and courses - are usually sold out weeks in advance. It isn't a quick switch to pop you into another workshop. If we have an appropriate session where you can attend to keep going, we will try to offer you a discounted space. If that isn't possible, you will need to book a private lesson to stay on track (the minimum cost is NM -$144 or M -$119.52). 

We also won't follow you up to check that you are coming along to class and/or that you have the right supplies for your class. Almost every workshop will require you to bring along your supplies, for some workshops we sell a supplies kit at an additional cost - but not for all. If you are unsure about what you need, just shoot us an email - info@threadden.com .  We also want you to learn and love what you make as much as possible, please carefully consider the fabrics we recommend that you use. If you choose a fabric that is suited to a more advanced level you aren't going to enjoy your experience.

We've tried to answer any questions you could have in the workshop description, but again, don't hesitate to email us for any further details or with any queries. We loooove to see that fabric you are thinking of using and sending you off to some of our favourite fabric and habby suppliers. 


Thanks for sticking with us and reading through those annoying details. 

The details of our refund policy appear during the booking process.


Medical Events

  • If you are required to isolate, with the supply of a medical certificate or COVID-19 testing referral covering the date of your workshop, you will be able to transfer your booking without incurring any penalties.
  • Your safety is our priority, we reserve the right to make decisions if necessary to preserve the safety of all. 
  • In the event of a medical emergency, we may have to seek ambulance services on your behalf and at your expense.

Course Cancellations 

  • Classes are subject to sufficient enrolment numbers (usually this is 3 participants).
  • We reserve the right to cancel any scheduled course.


This policy can be viewed on our website - https://threadden.com/about/bookings-and-cancellations-policy/

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