How do I make a crochet pattern smaller?
Go down a hook size for a tighter fit. Adjust length by the amount of rounds you do. If you need a longer sweater, simply add rounds/rows of the garment until you get the length you need. You can also work less rounds/rows if you need a shorter garment.
How do you scale a crochet pattern?
There are four simple adaptations that you can make to easily make a product larger than the pattern calls for:
- Use the same yarn with a larger hook. …
- Double-strand the yarn. …
- Increase the height of stitches. …
- Thicker Yarn.
What happens if I use a bigger crochet hook?
If you are using the same pattern (same number of stitches and rows/rounds), a larger crochet hook will use up more yarn. If you are going for the same size of project (say a 36 by 36 inch blanket), a larger crochet hook will use up less yarn.