Should I crochet or knit a blanket?
Crocheting tends to be faster than knitting, so crocheting is a better option if you want to complete a baby blanket in less time. But you should also consider the skill of the knitter or crocheter.
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.