Rug made by pushing loops of yarn through a canvas backing. (See also Hand-Hooked.)
a simple type of rug handmade by pulling strips of cloth
A rug made by using a hooking device (either a hand-operated one or machine one) to push and loop yarn through a canvas. This is either left looped (creating a "loop hook" or "latch hook" rug) or sheared to create an open pile.