Top 3 Ergonomic Crochet Hooks that will keep your hand from cramping!

Do you ever get that weird cramp in your hand when you are crocheting?  I have! I started looking for different types of crochet hooks that would help with my hand posture.  I figured if they make ergonomic coffee cups, then they probably make ergonomic crochet hooks.

There are two different types of crochet hooks: in-line hooks and tapered hooks.  In-line hooks are a uniform size all the way up to the top of the hook, and the hook has a sharp, pointy head.  Tapered hooks are more narrow towards the top of the hook and have a round, soft head. 

I prefer the in-line hooks because I am a tight crocheter and the consistent size of the shaft helps to keep my work a uniform size without getting too tight.

ergonomic crochet hooks

Here are the top 3 ergonomic crochet hooks:

  1. Clover Soft Touch Crochet Hook

    – This tapered aluminum hook has an optimal shape and a special oval shaped soft rubber handle for ideal comfort.  It fits your hand perfectly and is easy to hold and maneuver.
  2. Susan Bates Silvalume Crochet Hook

    – Made of lightweight aluminum, this in-line hook helps reduce wrist motion for fatigue-free crocheting and will keep your work consistently gauged.
  3. Clover Amour Crochet Hook 

    -Made of lightweight aluminum with an elastomer rubber handle, this tapered hook provides maximum comfort since it is so soft in your hand.  

Have you found a hook that you absolutely love?  Send me the link! I would love to try it out! Happy crocheting!