You asked: What does knitting through the back loop do?

Should you knit through the front or back?

BOTH knit and purl stitch have to be knitted either through their front or through their back loops. As a rule, stitches being knitted through the back loop produce a better quality fabric to compare to the front loop knitted stockinette fabric.

What does knit in front and back mean?

Knitting in the front and back (or KFB as it’s known in patterns) is a rather easy stitch that will increase the number of stitches in your project. This stitch basically turns one stitch into two. … This stitch is often used in sweater patterns.

What does KFB twice mean in knitting?

Okay, that is more clear, knit into the front, back, front and back of the next stitch. It’s like the kfb shown in the Increases video, but you do it twice.

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