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 17 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
2014: Crochet Celebrity Baby Fashion
2014: Knit Celebrity Baby Fashion
2014: Fashion Neckwear

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 Crochet Today! Aug/Sept 2006
from Cast On, May-July 2006
from Coats & Clark Website
from Coats & Clark Website
from Coats & Clark Website
from Coats & Clark Yarn Wrapper or Paper L...
from Family Circle Easy Knitting, Spring/S...
from Coats & Clark Website
from Coats & Clark Website
from Moda Dea Washable Wool: Crochet Twist...
from Moda Dea Metro: Crochet Cropped Chevr...
from Vogue Knitting on the Go: Crocheted S...
from Moda Dea Eclipse, Crochet Sweater
from Hook and Needle Designs
from Hook and Needle Designs
from Moda Dea Beadnik: Knit Bolero
from Coats & Clark Website
from Hook and Needle Designs