A study rug I punched with yarns of all sort from ribbon to sock, bulky weight to fine.
I'd like to return to this subject again for a 10 year do over.
I've a recommendation for you, you don't see me doing this very often but I've had very wonderful exchanges and terrific customer service with Laurel and she tells me she started a new website just lately you might find
When I want it, she has it and her shipping rates are wonderful.
I found her at handknitting.com and she told me yesterday the splendid news about her other new site that sells discontinued yarn at excellent prices, Dyed and Gone
Uses rug hookers have for yarn:
use sock yarn quadrupled for whipping
hook it for a fun change, for little details, for a new texture
knit it and hook through it
crochet it and hook through it
for colour inspirations
felt it for embellishments to sew on our rugs