What are the crochet hook sizes?
Crochet Hook Sizing Guide
- B/1 (2.25 mm)
- C/2 (2.75 mm)
- D/3 (3.25 mm)
- E/4 (3.5 mm)
- F/5 (3.75 mm)
- G/6 (4 mm)
- H/8 (5 mm)
- I/9 (5.5 mm)
What do the letters on crochet hooks mean?
The letter designations you may see on crochet hooks (D, E, F, H, etc) are only used in the United States. … The most accurate way of designating hook size is using millimeters. So an H hook is 5.0 mm and a G hook is 4.0 mm and a 7 hook is 4.5 mm.
What crochet hook should I use?
WHAT YOU’LL NEED. The best size crochet hook to start with is an H/8 (5mm) that is made of aluminum. This size is comfortable to hold in your hand, making the movements of crocheting easier than using a very small or very large hook.
What letter is a 2.5 mm crochet hook?
Crochet Hook Sizes
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What size is a number 4 crochet hook?
Standard knitting needle and crochet hook sizes
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What letter is a size 4 crochet hook?
Crochet Hook Size Guide
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Does using a bigger crochet hook use less yarn?
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.