Lisa Gentry

I’m the founder of Hook & Needle Designs.
In June 2005 I was awarded the title “Fastest Crocheter” by the Guinness World Records.

Many of my beautiful knit and crochet fashions have been prominently featured in many magazines like “Crochet!, Crochet Today, Crochet Fantasy, Hooked on Crochet, Bead Unique, Creative Knitting, FamilyCircle Easy Knitting, Knit ‘n Style, etc.

Lisa’s 14 books published by Leisure Arts:
2008: “I Can’t Believe I’m Chain Knitting”
2009: “Teach Yourself Ribbon Crochet Accents”
2009: “The Crochet Closet”
2010: “Crochet Celebrity Slouchy Beanies”
2010: “Knit Celebrity Slouchy Beanies”, and
2011: “Unforgettable Crochet”
2011: “Slouchy Beanies” - sold in Walmart Stores only
2011: “Urban Hats” - Made with the Knook
2012: “Crochet Cowls”
2012: “Knit Cowls”
2012: “Crochet Slouchy Beanies & Headwraps”
2012: “Knit Slouchy Beanies & Headwraps”
2013: “Crochet Celebrity Slouchy Beanies” Book 2
2013: “Knit Celebrity Slouchy Beanies” Book 2

Self published E-Book
“Hooked on Hats”
“Hooked on Shrugs & Boleros”
“Stitch’n For Spring”
“Hooked on Flowers”
“Hooked For 30 Days”
“Hooked on Neck Accessories”
“Hooked on Shawls & Wraps”
“Hooked on Fabulous Fashions”

original designs  

from Hook and Needle Designs
from Creative Home Arts Magazine Online
from Coats & Clark #J19-0004, Moda Dea Acc...
from Hooked on Shawls & Wraps
from Leisure Arts #4175, Cozy Crochet Coats
from Coats & Clark #J21-0001, Family Warmers
from Hook and Needle Designs
from Coats & Clark Website Free Patterns
from Coats & Clark #J21-0001, Family Warmers
from Hook and Needle Designs
from Hook and Needle Designs
from Moda Dea Beadnik: Crochet Hobo Bag & ...
from Coats & Clark #J19-0001, Moda Dea Fas...
from Knit 'N Style, December 2007
from Coats & Clark #J21-0002, Cozy Comfy Home
from Moda Dea Tweedle Dee: Knit Split-Fron...
from Coats & Clark #J21-0001, Family Warmers
from Creative Knitting, March 2007
from Creative Knitting, March 2007
from Coats & Clark #J21-0001, Family Warmers
from Creative Knitting, January 2007
from Coats & Clark #J16-0156, Red Heart Ev...
from Hook and Needle Designs
from Creative Knitting, March 2007
from Coats & Clark #J16-0156, Red Heart Ev...
from Moda Dea Swerve: Knit Winter Accessories
from Crochet! Magazine, September 2006
from Crochet! Magazine, September 2006
from Crochet Today! Aug/Sept 2006
from Cast On, May-July 2006
from Coats & Clark Website Free Patterns
from Coats & Clark Website Free Patterns
from Coats & Clark Website Free Patterns
from Coats & Clark Yarn Wrapper or Paper L...
from Family Circle Easy Knitting, Spring/S...
from Coats & Clark Website Free Patterns
from Moda Dea Washable Wool: Crochet Twist...
from Coats & Clark Website Free Patterns
from Moda Dea Metro: Crochet Cropped Chevr...
from Vogue Knitting on the Go: Crocheted S...
from Hook and Needle Designs
from Moda Dea Eclipse, Crochet Sweater
from Hook and Needle Designs
from Coats & Clark Website Free Patterns
from Moda Dea Beadnik: Knit Bolero
from Hook and Needle Designs