Do you need a crochet hook to knit?
You should choose a crochet hook that’s one or two sizes larger than your needles. This ensures your cast on edge is not to tight, but still firm enough. … Hold the needle and yarn as if you were going to knit continental.
What can I use if I don’t have a crochet hook?
When you don’t have a crochet hook on hand but do have yarn
You can take your yarn out of your bag and use your fingers to crochet something beautiful. You don’t have to have a reason to finger crochet. You can also do it just for fun, to try something new and to expand your abilities in the craft.
Are crochet and knitting hooks the same?
Knitting uses a pair of long needles to form the loops, moving a set of loops from one needle to another; the stitches are held on the needle. Crochet uses a single hook to hook the loops together directly on the piece. It is this major difference that makes crochet much easier to work with than knitting.