How to Buy a Crochet Hook?

Answer How to purchase a crochet hook. A very simple approach to purchasing your first hook.

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What size is a #1 crochet hook?

In the U.S., a size #1 steel crochet hook---used for working with threads rather than yarn---measures 2.75 mm in diameter and is typically 5.5 or 6 inches in length.References:Craft Yarn Council: T... Read More »

Can one take a crochet hook on an airplane?

The Transportation Security Administration allows crochet hooks to be brought aboard airliners in carry-on baggage. They describe crochet hooks and knitting needles as "hobby items posing little r... Read More »

What number is a 3mm crochet hook?

A 3 mm crochet hook is a number 11 in the United Kingdom. It has no equivalent in the United States. In the US, you can buy a 3.25 mm hook, which is designated by the letter D.References:Karps Styl... Read More »

How to Measure a Crochet Hook?

Crochet techniques can be used to make blankets, clothing and many other items. Smaller crochet hooks are usually made of steel, while larger ones can be made out of plastic, bamboo or other materi... Read More »