Draper Knitting Company specializes in knitted high pile, jersey, napped fleece, terry cloth and nonwoven fabrics for fashion, performance, industrial and safety applications.

Capabilities

We produce High Pile Sliver Knitting, Conventional Circular Knitting and Nonwoven Stitchbonded fabrics that are used in a variety of products including: paint rollers and buffing pads, performance clothing liners, footwear liners, gloves and air filtration filters.

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  • Padding / Treatments / Coatings

    Anti-micribial, DWR, anti-pilling FR treatments and coatings to provide stability are some of the services we can provide. We have the ability to heat-set fabrics or apply very heavy coatings depending upon your end use and specifications.

  • Dyeing

    Our dye house features both piece dye and stock dye capabilities. We have both sample kettles and production kettles allowing us to color match or develop colors in both start up programs and those that grow into very large production orders.

  • Shipping

    Shipping includes final inspection, slitting, roll up and shipping. Our equipment can be adapted to accommodate different sizes of cores, slit various width options, work with multiple rolls, and monitor and record bow and skew of jacquard patterns at roll up. We have experience shipping large and small international or domestic shipments for any size customer anywhere in the world.

News

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  • Draper Knitting Newsletter – Sept 2014

    The September 2014 Newsletter was sent out last week via email.  Click on the title of this announcement and then this link will turn yellow and work:  Newsletter Link.  We hope you like it!  Sign up on the left side of this page to get the newsletters automatically.

  • Dave Wedge from Draper on AIFA Panel

    Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, 9:40 – 10:40 AM.  Advancements in Industrial Textiles:  How to Incorporate New Materials Into Your Business and Enter New Market Segments, Panel.   IFAI Specialty Fabrics Expo and Advanced Textiles Expo in Minneapolis, Minn. The Advanced Textile Products (ATP) division of IFAI will host a presentation and panel discussion on the advancements in textiles […]

  • Draper Knitting chosen as part of Wellesley College edX Course

    Draper Knitting is honored to be chosen as part of Wellesley College edX course “Sociology 108x: Introduction to Global Sociology” being offered this fall.  This course will focus on the global garment industry.  These free online courses are available to anyone.  You can read about the 10-week course, the WellesleyX and edX programs and/or register […]

Contact Us:

  • Phone1-800-808-7707
  • Address Draper Knitting Company
    28 Draper Lane
    Canton, MA 02021 Map »