Double-sided plush can be obtained using a machine with two sinkers per needle, the face plush yarn being drawn by the throat of a second, specially-shaped sinker placed alongside the plush sinker in each dial trick.
Babygro, a special two-way stretch babywear fabric, has been knitted on loop-wheel frames using bearded needles. The plated cotton yarn is pressed-off odd needles at odd feeds and even needles at even feeds to obtain float pile loops.
A wide range of plush fabrics in single-jersey construction can also be knitted on modified rib machines by drawing loops with the second set of needles and then pressing them off to form the plush loops. Sometimes plush points are employed.
Uneconomic rates of production make these techniques non-viable.
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