Traditional crochet blankets often feature a pattern called the Granny Square. This pattern actually dates back to the early according to Yarnaholic Confessions. Women used to save scraps of material and sew them into squares.
This free crochet flower pattern is the perfect embellishment for hats, bags, and so much more. Whipped up in half an hour or less, its a great last-minute gift or accessory for that new outfit. - Crafting Tips
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