As Clear As Crochet: How do you best prevent pain while crocheting? by Nicola Prybell - Editor, I Like Crochet Comment PreviousNext Comments Julie D. October 5, 2019 I use a plastic lap desk to hold large projects off my lap. Really helps during the warm months! Reply LL H. October 7, 2019 Any good ergonomic hook is better than unsheathed hooks. If that is what you have, try rubbery pencil grips to help ease a tight grip. I found immediate relief using those, also Furl and Aldi hooks, pricey, but worth it. Reply Click here to cancel reply. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.