If you’ve ever picked up a crochet hook chances are you’ve made a granny square. Christopher Kane elevated the humble granny square from afghan blanket to high fashion status in his A/W 2011 collection.
You can see the whole collection on Style.com
Kathy Merrick‘s 2006 pattern Babette– see my version at the top of this post- invites you to use creative colour combinations & variations in scale to produce an enchanting blanket. You can find a granny square tutorial on purlbee.com, the Babette pattern to buy on ravelry.com & some top granny square tips from Kathy on purlbee.com