This charming and versatile crochet granny square bag is a delightful project for both beginners and experienced crocheters. With its classic granny square design, you can create a stylish accessory that’s perfect for carrying your essentials while adding a touch of handmade elegance to your outfit. Here’s a brief description of the pattern:

Materials Needed:

  • Worsted weight yarn in your choice of colors
  • Crochet hook size appropriate for your chosen yarn (usually recommended on the yarn label)
  • Yarn needle for weaving in ends
  • Optional: Button or snap closure, lining fabric, sewing needle, and thread

Finished Measurements:

The finished bag measures approximately [insert dimensions] inches, making it a convenient size for holding your everyday items.


  1. Granny Squares (Make [insert number] squares):
    • Follow your preferred granny square pattern using the colors of your choice. You can create traditional granny squares or experiment with variations like solid squares, ombre squares, or color-blocked squares.
  2. Joining the Squares:
    • Lay out your granny squares in the desired pattern for the bag’s front and back panels.
    • Using the “join-as-you-go” method or whipstitch, seam the squares together to form the front and back panels of the bag.
  3. Bag Assembly:
    • With the right sides facing each other, join the front and back panels along the sides and bottom using single crochet stitches, leaving the top open for the bag opening.
  4. Handles:
    • Decide on the desired handle length and width.
    • Attach your yarn at one corner of the bag’s opening.
    • Work a series of single crochet stitches to create the handle, working back and forth in rows until you reach the desired handle width.
    • Repeat the process for the second handle on the opposite corner of the bag.
  5. Optional Closure:
    • If you’d like to add a closure to your bag, sew a button or snap to the front panel and create a corresponding loop or buttonhole on the back panel.
  6. Finishing Touches:
    • Weave in any remaining yarn ends.
    • If desired, line the interior of the bag with fabric to add stability and a polished look.


Feel free to get creative with your yarn choices, square variations, and color combinations to make the bag uniquely yours. You can also experiment with different handle styles, such as braided straps, leather handles, or crocheted cords.

This crochet granny square bag is not only a functional accessory but also a wonderful way to showcase your crochet skills. Whether you’re strolling around town or heading to a special event, this bag will be a chic and handmade addition to your ensemble. Enjoy the process of crafting your very own granny square bag.