Basic materials required for crochet are a hook and some type of material that will be crocheted, most commonly yarn or threads. Additional tools are convenient for keeping stitches counted, measuring crocheted fabric, or making related accessories.
Some examples include cardboard cutouts, which can be used to make tassels, fringes and many other items.
- Pom-pom circles is used to make pom-poms
- Tape measure and a gauge measure, used for measuring crocheted work and counting stitches
- Row counter
- Plastic rings, used for special projects