Are crochet hooks and knitting needles the same size?
A hook gauge is used for measuring both knitting needles and crochet hooks. The size of a crochet hook is determined by the diameter of its shaft.
Standard knitting needle and crochet hook sizes.
|Metric diameter||US Knitting Needle Number||Corresponding Crochet Hook Size|
Can you change a crochet pattern?
Modification 1: Choose a Different Yarn Color
The easiest way to make a pattern your own is to use the same yarn that the pattern calls for but in a different color. You don’t have to make any other changes and yet you immediately personalize your item. In this case, I’ve switched from Pixie Pink to Cream.
What do you call a person who knits?
Noun. 1. knitter – someone who makes garments (or fabrics) by intertwining yarn or thread. needleworker – someone who does work (as sewing or embroidery) with a needle.
Does knitting use less yarn than crochet?
Crocheting takes 30% more yarn than knitting.