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Draper Knitting Ghost Story

If you’ve been following along with our #StoriesFromTheMiddleOfTheSupplyChain series on social media, our 2021 Halloween post was about the ghosts of Draper Knitting! Here’s an excerpt from writings by Caitrin Lynch and Adam Coppola that tell a Draper ghost story. Happy Halloween! “This is the location of the first encounter. They call this the dye […]

Sustainable Certifications and Resources

As promised, a listing of just some of the many certifications, networks and resources there are for fabrics and clothing under the general umbrella of “Sustainable”.  Please remember, creating clothing takes many steps.  Many of these organizations only address one or a few areas within the whole process.  Although we have worked with, believe in, […]

Customer Spotlight: Truly Charis

Truly Charis is a small, family-owned business located in the beautifully diverse city of San Antonio, TX. Destani, owner, creative designer, and lead seamstress, and her husband, Ariel, developed Truly Charis as a means to provide for their 6 children. Charis is derived from a Greek word meaning “grace, kindness, and life” – qualities that are […]

Help Wanted!

Draper Knitting is looking for a few good people! Willing to train and offer vacation, health insurance, disability, 401K, life insurance, sick pay and more. Any experience in the textile field a plus!Starting pay $16.00/hr (negotiable with experience) room to grow and earn more! Must be physically able to lift 50 lbs. Must be 18+ […]

Draper Makes Footwear Fabrics

Our fabrics go into a variety of products, but did you know that Draper Knitting makes a number of footwear fabrics? Below are a few examples of some of the products that include Draper fabric. MSA’s Globe SUPRAFLEX™ boot is a fireman’s turnout boot. It includes flame resistant layers made by Draper Knitting. One of the […]

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COVID-19 Update from Draper Knitting Company

Draper Knitting is proud and honored to be an essential business.  Through our PPE, infrastructure and filtration fabrics we are contributing to the well being of customers who are on the front lines.  We have changed our procedures, stopped all outside visitors to our facility, are practicing work-distancing, and continue to remind our workforce to […]