If you are a beginner, you can find a playlist for the basic crochet stitches by clicking on this link. Beginner Crochet Stitches
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1. Ch 5, join.
2. Ch 3, 2 DC in chain loop, *CH 2, 3 DC, 3 times,* Ch 1, SC in beginning CH 3. (3 DC)
3.Ch 3, 1 DC in space below, DC in each DC across, 2 DC, CH 2, 2 DC in CH 2 Loop, repeat around, end the corner point the same as in round 2. (7 DC)Repeat for each round that you want to make your granny square larger. 4 DC will be added on each side with every 2DC, CH 2, 2 DC corner.This is how many DC will be in each row as it gets larger.
4. 11 DC total
5. 15 DC total
6. 19 DC total
Solid Square Video TutorialCrochet - Solid Granny Square