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Creating fabric by using needles to form interlacing stitches.
knitting crochet hook flat part hook knitting needle head shank point knitting measure cast-on stitches circular needle

crochet hook click to hear

Instrument used to recover a lost stitch, create trim and certain seams, etc.

flat part click to hear

Flat section used to handle the crochet hook.

hook click to hear

The curved extremity used to catch the thread.

knitting needle click to hear

Rigid cylindrical rod used in pairs to knit a piece of fabric.

head click to hear

Piece that holds the stitches and prevents them from sliding off the shank.

shank click to hear

Elongated thin part between the head and the point; its length and diameter vary, depending on the desired stitch.

point click to hear

Tapered end allowing the needle to be easily inserted in the stitches.

knitting measure click to hear

Instrument used to measure the diameter of needles and to take measurements of a work in progress.

cast-on stitches click to hear

Loops that form the starting point of a piece of fabric.

circular needle click to hear

Needle used for circular knitting, for seamless pieces or flat pieces with a great number of stitches.