Granny Oval Rug – Free Crochet Pattern

Granny Oval Rug

crochet granny oval rug free pattern

Crochet Granny Oval free crochet pattern

It’s quick, its easy, and its inexpensive to make!  This granny oval rug is a quick make, using the familiar granny stitch, its ultra soft and you have a rug for under $8.00!

 Supplies:

  • Bernat Blanket – 10.5oz skein
    • Plum Chutney (as pictured)
  • Size 9.0mm hook
Finished Size:

35 1/2in. by 18in.

Stitches:

CH – Chain

DC – Double Crochet

SS – Slip Stitch

Cluster – Contains 3DC in  the same space

Notes:

The Granny Oval Rug is worked in rounds, increased by 6 clusters every other round.   Increased stitches are placed in the center DC stitch within a cluster.  Also the increased stitch is alternated from beginning to end of stitch sequence.  If you prefer to follow along I have written it out for you.  This rug took one 10.5oz  skein of Bernat Blanket yarn, below is a product link so you can see what the specs are.

 

To Begin:

*   * indicates a repeat stitch sequence

With Plum Chutney very loosely CH 25.

Round 1: 2DC in 4th CH from hook, *CH1, skip 2 stitches, 3DC in next stitch,* 6 times to last 3CHs, CH1, skip 2 stitches, 3DC in last stitch, *CH1, 3DC in same stitch* 2 more times.  You should have a total of 3 DC clusters in the final CH space. (see photo below)  Turning so your working the other side of CH, *CH1, skip 2 stitches, 3DC in next stitch,* 6 times to beginning CH space, *CH1, 3DC* in first CH space 2 times, CH1, SS to top of beginning CH3. (20DC clusters)

Granny Oval Rug Rnd1
First Corner of Rnd 1 after 3DC clusters made
Granny Oval Rug Rnd1a
last corner of round 1 after 2, 3DC clusters made before SS made

Round 2: SS in the next 2DC, SS in the CH1 space, CH3, 2DC in same stitch, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 6 times, {CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1, skip next DC, 3DC in next CH1 space, CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1, 3DC in same DC, CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next CH1 space, CH1, skip 1 DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1,} skip next DC, 3DC in next CH1 space, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 6 times, repeat from { }, SS to beginning CH3. (26DC clusters)

granny oval rug sstoCH
Begining of round after SS to first CH space made

Round 3: SS in the next 2DC, SS in the CH1 space, CH3, 2DC in same stitch, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 25 times, SS to beginning CH3. (26DC clusters)

Round 4:SS in the next 2DC, SS in the CH1 space, CH3, 2DC in same stitch, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 7 times, [*CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1, skip next DC, 3DC in next CH1 space, CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in CH1 space*2 times, CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1 skip DC, 3DC in next CH1 space], *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 7 times repeat from [ ] once, CH1 SS to beginning CH3. (32DC clusters)

Round 5: SS in the next 2DC, SS in the CH1 space, CH3, 2DC in same stitch, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 31 times, SS to beginning CH3. (32DC clusters)

Round 6: SS in the next 2DC, SS in the CH1 space, CH3, 2DC in same stitch, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 5 times, [CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1, skip next DC, 3DC in next CH1 space, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in CH1 space*2 times, CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1 skip DC, 3DC in next CH1 space, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 2 times, CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1, skip next DC, 3DC in next CH1 space,]  *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 9 times, repeat from [ to ] once, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 3 times, CH1 SS to beginning CH3. (38DC clusters)

Round 7: SS in the next 2DC, SS in the CH1 space, CH3, 2DC in same stitch, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 37 times, SS to beginning CH3. (38DC clusters)

Round 8: SS in the next 2DC, SS in the CH1 space, CH3, 2DC in same stitch, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 7 times, [CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1, skip next DC, 3DC in next CH1 space, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in CH1 space*3 times, CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1 skip DC, 3DC in next CH1 space, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 3 times, CH1, skip 1DC, 3DC in next DC, CH1, skip next DC, 3DC in next CH1 space,]  *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space,* 11 times, repeat from [ to ] once, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 3DC in next CH1 space, CH1, SS to beginning CH3. (44DC clusters)

Round 7: SS in the next 2DC, SS in the CH1 space, CH3, 1DC in same stitch, *CH1, skip 3DC cluster, 2DC in next CH1 space,* 43 times, SS to beginning CH3, fatten off weave in ends. (44DC clusters)

Final Notes:

Your rug may seem a little tight and not want to lay flat, try stretching it a bit, I threw mine in the wash and air-dried, it came out perfect.

Enjoy!

Crochet Granny Oval Rug

Granny Oval Rug by: funkifybers.com.  OK to share and sell finished items, please do not sell pattern.