Crochet Hook 5 mm (H-8)
This is the Easy Crochet archive for free crochet patterns using the size H crochet hook/8 hook size. The H-8 hook size is also known as the 5 mm metric and UK 6 hook. We recommend using the H hook with Light #3 or Fine #2 weight yarn.
The H-8 / 5 mm / UK 6 hook is the perfect size for creating anything from crocheted dishtowels to easy baby blankets to cozy scarves.
Free Crochet Patterns using 5 mm (H-8) Crochet Hooks
These free crochet patterns were all created using various yarn types and brands, but all use the 5 mm (H-8) sized crochet hook.
Common Questions About 5 mm (H-8)
What letter size is a 5mm crochet hook?
Answer: In US terms, the 5mm crochet hook is also known as H-8.
What size yarn do you use with a 5mm crochet hook?
Answer: You should use light (weight #3) or fine (weight #2) weight yarn with a 5mm crochet hook.