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Knitting Needle and Crochet Hook Conversion Charts US / UK/ Metric/ Japanese
Knitting Needles Modern
US
0
   
1
 
2
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
   
9
   
10
 
10.5
 
11
13
15
         
UK
14
   
13
 
12
11
10
 
 
9
 
8
 
7
 
6
   
5
   
4
 
3
 
2
1
0
00
000
         
Japan
 
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
 
13
14
15
7mm
8mm
9mm
10mm
         
*Canada
14
13
12
11
10
9
8
7
6
5
 
4
3
2
1
0
00
00
 
Metric
2
2.1
2.4
2.5
2.7
2.75
3
3.25
3.3
3.5
3.6
3.75
3.9
4
4.2
4.5
4.8
5
5.1
5.4
5.5
5.7
 
6
6.3
6.5
6.6
7
7.5
8
9
10
12
16
 
19
25

 

Old Knitting Needles
US
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
 
10
10.5
11
13
15
17 19 35 50
*European
2
2.5
3
3.5
4
4.5
5
5.5
6
6.5
7
7.5
8
9
19
UK
14
13
12
11
10
9
7
6
5
 
4
3
2
1
0
00
000
       
Metric
2
2.5
2.75
3
3.25
3.5
3.75
4
4.5
5
5.5
5.75
6
6.5
7
7.5
8
9
10
12.75 15 19 25

 

Knitting Needles by Brand
The numbers in the table represent the USA size it is sold under, but they are under there metric equivalent
Metric
2
2.1
2.25
2.4
2.5
2.7
2.75
3
3.25
3.3
3.5
3.6
3.75
3.9
4
4.2
4.25
4.5
4.75
4.8
5
5.1
5.25
5.4
5.5
5.7
5.75
6
6.3
6.5
6.6
7
7.5
8
9
10
12
12.75
15
19
25
Addi Turbo
000
0
 
 
 
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
 
8
9
10
10.5
11
13
 
US Clover
0
1
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
 
8
9
10
10.5
11
13
15
 
Chiaogoo
      1       2   3   4   5       6 7     8       9     10   10.5       11 13    
Crystal Palace*1*
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
 
8
9
10
10.5
10.75
11
13
15
 
Blue Sky Alpacas
      1           3                                                        
Brittany Birch
3
4
5
6
7
 
8
8.5
9
10.5
11
13
15
 
17
Bryspun
Flexible
                  3   4   5       6 7     8       9     10   10.5       11 13 15  
17
Denise
Interchangeable
                          5       6 7     8       9     10           11 13 15 17
                      4   5   6           8       9     10   10.5                      
Fiddlestick
      1       2   3   4   5     6   7     8       9     10   10.5       11 13 15  
                      4             7     8       9     10           11      
Inox
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
 
8
9
10
10.5
11
13
15
 
Knit Lite
                                          8       9     10   10.5       11 13 10  
Knit Picks
  0   1   1   2 2 3   4   5   6     7     8       9     10   10.5       11      
Phildar
0
1
3
4
5
6
7
 
8
9
17
19
Pony Anodized
0
1
1.5
2
2.5
3
4
5
6
7
 
8
9
 
Pony Pearl
0
1
1.5
2
2.5
3
4
5
5.5
7
 
8
9
10
10.5
10.75
10 7/8
11
13
15
 
Skacel
000
0
 
 
 
2
3
4
5
6
7
 
8
9
10
 
0
1
1
2
2
3
4
5
6
6
7
7
8
9
10
10.5
10.75
11
13
15
19
 
Susan Bates Jumbo
                                                                           
17
19
35
50
Swallow
3
5
6
7
 
8
9
10
10.5
10.75
10 7/8
13
 

*1* Crystal Palace bamboo needles imported from Japan

Aluminum or Plastic Crochet Hooks
US
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
US Clover
2.0
2.5
3.0
3.5
4.5
5.0
5.5
6.0
6.0
U.K.
14
13
12
11
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
2
Metric
2.0
2.5
3.0
3.5
4.0
4.5
5.0
5.5
6.0
7.0

 

Steel Crochet Hooks
US
14
13
12
11
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
00
Susan Bates Steelite
.9
1.0
1.15
1.25
1.4
1.5
1.6
1.7
             
U.K.
6
5.5
5
4.5
4
3.5
3
2.5
2
1.5
1
1/0
2/0
3/0
Metric
.6
.75
1.0
1.25
1.5
1.75
2.0
2.5
3.0
3.5

 

Bamboo Crochet Hooks
US Clover
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
                 
U.K.
                           
Metric
3.5
4.0
4.5
5.0
5.5
6.0
6.5
                 

 

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