How To Seamlessly Join Two Granny Square Blocks

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In this tutorial, I have shown how one can seamlessly join two granny square blocks.

Please note: I have used contrasting orange color to show how the row that joins two blocks will look.

You will be using a more pleasing color combination ๐Ÿ˜€

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

Arrange the blocks with right side up. This block is a mitered square block (Tutorial and chart / pattern can be found here).

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

We will first join blocks to form rows. Then we will join the rows.

Joining blocks to form rows

Start with 3 chains in the rightmost chain space ofย  bottom square.

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

Next we will add 3 double crochet stitches in the rightmost chain space of the top square.

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

To do this, lift the top square a little and it will be easy to make those double crochet stitches.

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

Continue to add 3 double crochet stitches in the chain spaces like shown below.

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

End with one double crochet stitch.

(Important: We start and end with just one double crochet stitch)

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

Make more rows of blocks.

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

Joining Two Rows Of Granny Blocks

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

Place the two rows parallel to each other as shown below.

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

Continue joining the blocks as usual till you reach the center.

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

When we made rows, we ended at this spot with just one double crochet stitch. Instead of one, add 3 double crochet stitches.
How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

In this intersection, we will be adding 4 sets of three double crochet stitches.

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

Then continue as usual to the end.

The 4 blocks have been seamlessly added. This is a very easy and quick method to join crochet blocks.

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

How to seamlessly join two crochet blocks - tutorial with step by step images

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