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Yarnology Crochet Hooks – My Complete Rundown Of The Good, The Bad And The…

Yarnology Hooks by Hobby Lobby are affordable hooks and come in a range of styles. Some crocheters love them for their affordability. But some of the hooks have their problems, more on that below.

Read my guide to yarnology hobby lobby crochet hooks.

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Company Overview

  • Hobby Lobby Website
  • Customer Service Contact
  • FAQs-
  • Phone: (Monday–Friday, 8:00am–5:00pm Central Time)
  • Toll Free: 1-800-888-0321
  • Alaska, Hawaii, and outside the US: 1-405-745-1275


Yarnology Hooks

Here are some of the options for the yarnology crochet hook.

Yarnology Luxury Hooks

A Luxury Hook with an ergonomic handle with floral accents. Rubber on the handle, and plastic for the hook.

  • Sizes Available – H-5mm, I-5.5mm, J-6mm & K-6.5mm
  • Style Of Hook – Tapered


  • Hooks the yarn well
  • Lightweight
  • Ergonomic handle eases hand and wrist pain
  • Affordable


  • No smaller or larger sizes than what is above

Yarnology Ergonomic Hooks

This ergonomic hook has a plastic and rubber handle and a sturdy metal tip. Each size has s a different colored handle.

  • Sizes Available – 1.5mm, 2.5mm, 7-4.5mm, E-3.5mm, G-6 – 4mm, H-5mm, I-5.5mm, J-6mm
  • Style Of Hook – Tapered
  • Length – 6 1/2 Inches


  • Comfortable to hold


  • Customers found the sizes marked on the hooks wore off after lots of use
  • The metal hook can become loose in the handle

Yarnology Acrylic Hooks

This set includes various sizes and colors of acrylic hooks.

Package Contains:

  • 1 – K-10.5 / 6.5mm
  • 1 – L-11 / 8mm
  • 1 – M-13 / 9mm
  • 1 – N-15 / 10mm
  • 1 – P-16 / 11.5mm
  • Style Of Hook – Inline


  • Affordable


  • Some customers experienced the hooks breaking
  • The yarn can stick and make it hard to pull through. 

Yarnology Tunisian Hooks

Use this Acrylic Afghan Hook to crochet blankets or throws using Tunisian crochet stitches.

The listing says it is acrylic, but it looks like Aluminum in the above photo.

  • Sizes Available – 5mm (Size H)
  • Style Of Hook – Tapered
  • Length – 14″


  • Inexpensive


  • It’s hard to know what material it is.

Yarnology Bamboo Handle Aluminum Crochet Hook

An aluminum hook with a bamboo handle.

  • Sizes Available – C/2-2.75mm, 7-4.5mm, E-3.5mm, F-5 -3.5mm, G-6 – 4mm, H-5mm, I-5.5mm, J-6mm, K-6.5mm, L-8mm, M-9mm & N-10mm
  • Style Of Hook – Tapered


  • Lightweight
  • Comfortable in your hand
  • Sturdy


  • Not inline if you prefer that style of hook

Aluminum Crochet Hooks

A set of 10 hooks with an aluminum hook and plastic handle.

  • Sizes Included – 2mm, 2.5mm, 3mm, 3.5mm, 4mm, 4.5mm, 5mm, 5.5mm, 6mm, & 7mm
  • Style Of Hook – Tapered


  • Lightweight
  • Comfortable to use for extended periods
  • Good for beginners


  • The print is located on the thumb rest/grip, which indicates the size can rub off. Keep the packaging so you can identify the size.

Steel Crochet Hooks

No frills, functional steel hobby lobby yarnology crochet hooks.

  • Sizes Available – 0-3.25mm, 1-2.75mm, 2-2.25mm, 3-2.1mm, 4-2.0mm, 5-1.9mm, 6-1.8mm, 7-1.65mm, 9-1.4mm, 10-1.3mm, 11-1.1mm, 12-1.0mm, & 14-0.75mm
  • Style Of Hook – Tapered
  • Length – 5″


  • Glides effortlessly through stitches
  •  Doesn’t snag, catch or split the yarn
  • Pointy tips get in each space with no issues


  • Some users found the throat too short

Yarnology Crochet Hook Grip Set

These are Crochet Hook Grips of various sizes made to fit hooks of sizes ranging from 2.25mm to 10mm. These foam grips slide easily around the handle of your hook.

Length: 2 3/8 inches


  • Makes metal hooks more comfortable


  • Some users found them too difficult to get on. Try a dab of dish soap on a towel, rub it on your hook, and slide on the grip.

Yarnology Hook Case

Crochet Hooks With Travel Case. The case has a durable vinyl exterior that repels moisture and a velour lining that preserves the finish on your hooks.

  • Dimensions: Length: 5″, Width: 7 1/4″
  • Package Contains: 6 Steel Crochet Hooks (Sizes: 00, 0-14) & 8 Aluminum Crochet Hooks (Sizes: D-K)
  • Style Of Hook – Tapered


  • Good range of hooks if you are different kinds of crochet projects


  • The case contains phthalates

Yarnology Crochet Hook Sizes

Yarnology Luxury Crochet Hooks Sizes

  • H-5mm
  • I-5.5mm
  • J-6mm
  • K-6.5mm

Your Questions Answered

Yarnology Vs Susan Bates Crochet Hooks

Yarnology hooks are tapered, and Susan Bates Crochet Hooks are inline.

Boye Crochet Hooks Compared To Yarnology

Boye Crochet Hooks and Yarnology hooks are both tapered.

Crochet Hooks Similar To Yarnology Luxury

Furls Crochet hooks are the ultimate luxury hook. They are made from several different materials, beautiful woods, metal, and resin. The Furls Hook handles have been designed for maximum comfort.

Which Brand Is Most Like Yarnology For Crochet Hooks?

Boye hooks are similar to the tapered design of Yarnology Crochets Hooks.

Are Yarnology Crochet Hooks The Hobby Lobby Brand?

Yes, Yarnology Crochet Hooks are the Hobby Lobby Brand of crochet hooks.

Yarnology hooks are certainly affordable but sometimes this doesn’t mean you are getting good quality.

If you have any thoughts on any of the hooks listed here, please let me know in the comments section below or drop me a note here.

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