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V-stitch Granny Baby Blanket
This pattern is similar to the traditional granny square but with a simple twist that creates a lacy look. It can be made with any color and any weight yarn. This pattern is also available as a free Ravelry download.

Rnd 1- Dc in 5^{th} ch from the hook (makes first V-stitch). *Ch 2, V, rep from * 2 more times in same ch. Ch 2. Join with sl st to 3rd ch from beg ch. Mark as RS.

Rnd 2- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. (dc, ch 2, V) in ch 2 sp.*Ch 1. (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. Corner made. Ch 1, rep from * 2 more times.Join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 3- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. *Ch 1. (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. Ch 1, V in ch 1 sp (between the V-stiches not on top of them), ch 1. Rep from * 2 more times. (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp, ch 1. Join with sl st in 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 4- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work.Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. *Ch 1. (V, ch 2, V) in ch 2 sp, (ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 2 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp, ch 1, V, ch 1. Join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch. Fasten off.

With Lime Solid, join with sl st to any ch 2 sp.

Rnd 5- Ch 4, dc, ch 2, V in same sp as join (makes first corner). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 3 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next Ch 1) 3 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 6- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 3 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 4 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 7- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 5 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 4 times. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 8- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 4 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 6 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch. Fasten off.

With Laddie Print, join with sl st to any ch 2 sp.

Rnd 9- Ch 4, dc, ch 2, V in same sp as join (makes first corner). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 7 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next Ch 1) 7 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 10- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 7 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 8 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 11- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 9 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 8 times. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 12- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 8 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 10 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 13- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 11 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 9 times.Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 14- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 9 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 12 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 2 times. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

With Lime Solid, join with sl st to any ch 2 sp.

Rnd 15- Ch 4, dc, ch 2, V in same sp as join (makes first corner). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 13 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next Ch 1) 13 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 16- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 13 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 14 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 17- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 15 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 14 times.Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 18- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 14 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 16 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 19- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 17 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 15 times.Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

With Laddie Print, join with sl st to any ch 2 sp.

Rnd 20- Ch 4, dc, ch 2, V in same sp as join (makes first corner). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 18 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next Ch 1) 18 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 21- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 18 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 19 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 22- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 20 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 19 times.Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 23- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 19 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 21 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 24- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 22 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 20 times.Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

With Lime Solid, join with sl st to any ch 2 sp.

Rnd 25- Ch 4, dc, ch 2, V in same sp as join (makes first corner). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 23 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next Ch 1) 23 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 26- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 23 times. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 24 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Rnd 27- Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch). Turn work. Dc in same ch 1 sp as join. *Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V) in next ch 2 sp. (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 25 times. Rep from * 2 more times. Ch 1, (V, ch 2, V). (Ch 1, V in next ch 1 sp) 24 times.Ch 1, join with sl st to 3^{rd} ch of t-ch.

Finished Size:Approximately 32”x32” Square. You may continue to add rounds taking care to put corners into ch 2 spaces and V-stiches in ch 1 spaces.

The finished product! Perfect for a spring or summer baby :)