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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  • 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.

  • Project Management (Cut and Sew)

    There are times when customers are looking for “the whole package.” We can produce a fabric, have it laminated, cut and sewn, and even packaged (depending on your needs). Between our own in house capabilities and our relationships with other laminators and cut and sew houses, we would love the opportunity to find the most efficient and cost effective way to complete your project or product.

  • Napping

    We offer napping to create a range of surface characteristics on our circular knit fabrics (both tubular and open width) as well as brushing the back of sliver knit fabrics. We offer commission napping on knit or woven goods.

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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 »