I'll spread the funky yarns over a few posts so you don't get bored, folks.
First up, Louisiana from Lana Gatto:
This is VERY thick yarn:
Basically roving in a net tube. I got 2 skeins of it and am thinking an infinity type scarf for it. The yarnshop lady said that most people work it with their hands, they don't bother with a knitting needle. I can see why!