crochet hook is faulty, yarn gets caught. any advice?

thats basically it. i bought a cheap aluminum crochet hook that has a tiny rough spot on the throat of the hook that causes yarn to snag. its very frustrating.

5 Answers

  • Lolly
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    Try an emery board, if that does not work, oh well, get a new one.

  • 1 month ago

    I ended up using a nail file to smooth it out. Works like a charm now 👍

  • Return it (if you still have the receipt) and or get another one. 

    I've bought cheap aluminum hooks before and never had that issue. 

    Some one may have goofed in the factory.

    • Lana1 month agoReport

      well, its a three year old crochet hook and im just now using it lol

  • 1 month ago

    you might need another one

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  • 1 month ago

    So buy another hook, they're not expensive.

    • Lana1 month agoReport

      yeah no, im not wasting even a dollar on a another hook

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