How do you knit two layers at the same time?
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While working each stitch of a pair, you are creating first a knit stitch for the side facing you, then a purl stitch for the side facing away from you. This is how the two layers are created at the same time.
What is double knit fabric?
Double knit is literally just that, the structure is doubly knit. This weft knit fabric is created with two sets of needles and more strands of yarn than a single knit. … When finished, the fabric has two faces or knit sides, and the back or purl side is actually interlocked together.