Crocheting a basic granny square like the one above is easy, though at first it may seem intimidating if you are a beginner. To follow the steps below, you just need to know how to make three stitches: double crochet, chain stitch, and slip stitch. Grab a hook and some yarn and give it a try! Once you learn how, you'll be making tons of granny squares in no time! make a quilt.