Tools for Crocheters
Nancy's Knit Knacks Hook and Needle GaugeIncludes holes for sizes
1.5 mm to 19 mm - (US needle sizes 000 to 35/hook sizes B to S)
24 holes in total. There is no other gauge on the market that has this many
needle/hook sizes. Has both inch and cm rulers. Made
in the USA. Measures 3-5/16" x
Why is Nancy's Knit Knacks gauge better than any other on the
- Its size fits into your hand properly and you can
manipulate the needles into and out of the holes more easily than with the
- It has more needle size holes than any other gauge - 24 in
- It is accurate. NKK machined each hole into the plastic
with a computerized cutting machine (CNC cutter). The others stamp theirs
out of metal or mold them in plastic. Both methods are inferior when
compared to CNC operations. Why does NKK use the more expensive method CNC?
Because it is more accurate.
- It has the metric and US needles sizes as well as Crochet
- NKK's gauge is made in the USA. Theirs are typically made
in China, India, and Germany.
- NKK's gauge is legible. They use a special ink that prints
crisply and will not wear off.
- NKK's unit will not break or bend.
Tubular, clear 1-1/4" diameter plastic cases with black cushioned end caps
for storage of knitting needles, crochet hooks, afghan hooks, tatting shuttles
and needles, netting needles and shuttles, etc. By cutting a slit in one of the
end caps, needles can be inserted and removed by simply squeezing tube.
Available in lengths of :
NKK DP Needle Tube™
A solution for holding and
protecting your valuable and delicate Double Pointed Needles.
Also works for crochet hooks and tatting needles!
Nancy's Knit Knacks solution consists of a
strong paper, telescopic tube with closed ends. Its diameter is wide
enough to hold 5 #10 US needles (or many more smaller needles or 2 to 4 larger
The Tubes can extend to hold 10" long
needles. It also shortens to a total length of 6-1/2". They have inside
diameters of 5/8" and outside diameters of approx. 3/4".
Once again, Nancy's Knit Knacks has been able
to analyze a "problem" affecting fiber artists and have been able to
develop a market leading solution.
Why are NKK DP Needle Tubes so great?
- They are inexpensive, so you can easily afford to own one
or more packages of 4 tubes.
- They protect needles better than any other solution
while maintaining a sleek form factor.
- They are flexible and expand to hold the shortest needles
up to needles with lengths of 10". They do this while protecting both
the needle bodies and tips. Needles cannot be broken while inside our tubes.
Fabric holders cannot make that same claim nor can the "rubber band or
- They are attractive - in glossy Royal Blue and Yellow
- The needle sizes can be written on the yellow cap (or tube
body) with a Sharpie brand marker.
- They are made in the USA
- They just plain work, and work well.
Susan Bates Adjustable Hairpin Lace Crochet Frame
aluminum rods with plastic spacer permitting working widths in half inch
intervals up to 4" width. This is the "hair pin" used in Hairpin
and Maltese lacemaking. Can also be used as a fringe frame for making tassels up to
Clover Hair Pin Lace Tool
Hair pin lace is a traditional interwoven braid that can be made using just the basic crochet technique known as single
crochet, or made more elaborate, with variations. Makes braid widths: 3/4" - 3 1/4".
Steel Wrist Ball Holder
Worn on the wrist, this yarn holder will support virtually any spooled or balled
yarn while crocheting, knitting or needle tatting. The support is swivel mounted
and supports the yarn by a piercing pin and heavy duty friction clasp.
Spring Tape Measure
An agile, two sided (inch and cm) spring tape measure. Black or white with
five accent colors (our choice) and an easy touch stop/go mechanism. From
Small Coil-less Brass Pins
3/4" long. Great for stitch markers and more - no coil to snag the
Folding Pocket Scissors
A sharp, all steel folding scissor, ideal for purse or chatelaine (all have hole
for chatelaine hanging). Available in 4" and 5" (open size).
Clover Thread Cutter Ring
Clover Thread Cutter Pendant
Retractable Tool Holder
A spring loaded cable in a 1" round case with clip on back, extends
20". Perfect for holding a scissors or any other chatelaine
tool that requires ready access. Available in two finishes.
with Darning Needles
A darning needle set in a knitting needle shaped case...
Tapestry Needle Set
A darning needle set in a knitting needle shaped case. 3 bent tip needles in a set - tapestry needles no.
12 (2 each) and no. 15 (1 each).
with Jumbo Darning Needles
A darning needle set in a cute knitting needle shaped case. 2 needles in a
Pom-Pom Maker, Extra Large
Extra Large Pom-Pom Maker creates an approximately 4 1/2" pom-pom which can hold multiple colors of yarns and ribbons.
Design and create your own button with Create-A-Button! Make fashionable buttons by attaching yarns, embroidery threads, ribbons, beads through its hole. Create-A-Button adds a decorative look to your favorite clothing!
4 buttons to a package.
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