Stitch Away Stress| Product Design | Intro to Design
The Interchangeable crochet hook was modeled in Rhino, its purpose is to allow easy switching between different sized hooks to be used for different types of crochet projects. It allows any person of age and skill to be able to use the hooks, without having the size crochet hook’s handle change in comfort. The rubber handle provides a comfortable grip while holding it, and is a change from the harsh stiff handles other crochet hooks.
“Crochet One, Heal Two"
The concept of the packaging for this object is designed for a product that utilizes crochet as a method to cope with mental health issues. By allowing yourself to focus on one repetitive action, research has found the hobby can also reduce depression and anxiety, slow the onset of dementia, and distract from chronic pain.