What crochet hook is equivalent to knitting needles?

Are crochet hook sizes the same as knitting needle sizes?

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
4 mm 6 G-6
4.5 mm 7 7
5 mm 8 H-8
5.5 mm 9 I-9

How do you convert knitting needles to crochet hooks?

All you need is a conversion chart. On a conversion chart you can look up the knitting needle size recommended on the yarn and on the same line it will have the size of crochet hook that it corresponds to. In general, the metric size of knitting needle will correspond with the metric size of crochet hook.

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.

What letter is 7mm crochet hook?

Crochet Hook Size Guide

Millimeter Size (mm) Crochet Hook Size (US) Crochet Hook Size (UK/CA)
7.0 mm 2
7.5 mm 1
8.0 mm L-11
9.0 mm M-13 00
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What is a size 19 crochet hook?

19mm Large Crochet Hook -S is great for so many of your crochet projects. … Simply grab some yarn and a pattern (sold separately), and you’ll be on your way to crocheted brilliance! Dimensions: Size: 19mm (Size “S”) Length: 7 3/4″

What is an F5 crochet hook?

6″ (15 cm) Crochet Hook Size F5 (3.75 mm)