Draper Knitting Company specializes in knitted high pile, jersey, double knits, napped fleece, single sided terry 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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  • Final Inspection/Packaging/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.

  • 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.

  • Picking / Blending

    Whether we are blending many bales of the same fiber to open and emulsify them or the intimate blending of many different fibers for the ultimate performance blend, our opening/blending department has both sample and large production capabilities allowing us to get consistently homogenous blends.

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  • Draper Knitting Fabric is in the Olympics!

    If you’re planning to watch the opening day ceremonies of the Olympics – you’ll see that the USA athletes are wearing leather gloves made at Olympia Gloves – and the inside liner fabric is made at Draper Knitting Co. in Canton, Massachusetts! We’re proud of our employees who put their experience, talent and passion into […]

  • January 2018 Newsletter is Ready to Read

    Happy New Year!  Our January Newsletter is ready to read! Our 2018 January Newsletter is ready to catch you up on the latest new of Draper Knitting.  It features some staffing changes, our summer intern project, and the next shows that our reps will be at.  Click on the article title to open, and then […]

  • OR Winter Show – Here we come!

    Draper Knitting will be at the Outdoor Retailer Show in Denver, January 25-28, 2018. We hope to see you at booth 56025UL. Please call if you’d like to make an appointment (781)828-0029. Thank you!

Contact Us:

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