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About Us

Discovery Knitting is a high end boutique knitting mill located in Great Britain.

All knits on our website are first quality, repeatable fabrics
manufactured at our mill 

We have a proud heritage of manufacturing dedicated British knitted fabrics since 1986.

Our passion is creating new and unusual knits as well as superb basic qualities.

We have a long history of service creating customized product for
brand name companies throughout England, Europe, Japan and America.

Our Online Store has been created to inspire and supply designers, manufacturers,
students and all those with a passion to create in the world of apparel.

We hope you will enjoy exploring our collections
which include a wide range of fabric constructions
and weights  (gsm /grams per square metre).


Discovery Knitting Specializes in Knits made from 

We offer a wide range of organic products


~ Extra Long Staple (ELS) SUPIMA COTTON ~
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~ Extrafine Merino Wool Knits & Merino Wool Blends ~
~ Cotton Cashmere ~
~ Combed Cotton Merino Wool ~
~ Micro Modal Silk ~ Micro Modal Cashmere ~
~ Linen Blends ~
~ 12% Branded Lycra Heavy Jerseys ~
~ Modal / Organic Combed Cotton Knits ~
~ Upcycled Cotton / Recycled Poly Knits ~
~ Bamboo & Bamboo Lycra Jersey ~
~ Low Pill Viscose Lycra Jersey ~
~ Body Size Jersey ~
~ Stripes ~

We knit with only Branded Lycra

Knits Specifically Developed for Printing and Garment Dyeing:

Digital Sublimation Printing (Heat Transfer)
Digital Pigment Printing
Rotary Screen Printing
Silk Screen Printing
Garment Dyeing

Bespoke Printing Services are Available through Wholesale
with Low Minimums


Custom Designed by Discovery Knitting

Merino Wool Collection
Melton Knits

Linen Blend Collection
Denim Effect Collection
Grey & Black Marl Collection
Ripple Group
Tweed & Confetti Knits
Distinctive Textured and Heavy Knits in All Categories


Please Search through the many filters on the Product Page




As of   July 2017
 2 meter minimum is standard For ALL FABRICS

Discounts available on a sliding scale for all fabrics as:
2 metre minimum fabrics:
20% discount at 30 metres    (as web stock supports)
40% discount at 90 metres    (as web stock supports)

2 metre minimum fabrics (for RIBS & Wool Styles):
20% discount at 10 metres    (as web stock supports)
40% discount at 40 metres    (as web stock supports)


Gift Vouchers are available in GBP £

Currencies Supported:  GBP £,  Euros and  US Dollars
Currency exchange converter button is in each individual product

Please View Information TAB LINKS at the base of all pages for:

~ Wholesale Inquiries / Custom Dyeing Minimums:
between 4 Rolls and 12 Rolls / Depending on the fabric ~

~ Extensive Fabric Information  including Care  ~
~ Methods of Payment / Price Information (Currencies) ~
~ Sales Terms & Conditions / Shipping ~

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Luxury Fibres

From the delicate silkworm’s cocoon, fine luxuriously blended yarns make their way to our knitting room to be transformed …(click photo)


Vintage Rugby

Discovery is known for superb rugby jerseys in both solid colours and stripes.  We offer customized stripes in both feed and automatic block stripes. We can supply matching collars and welted cuffs. DISCOVERY IS THE PLACE FOR RUGBY.  Contact us for your custom needs.  (click photo)


Merino Wool

Discovery’s merino wool and blended merino wool yarns are all about quality and creatively designed fabrics.  Sample our outstanding Extrafine Merino Wool Interlock Style 648-W, and browse through our niche knit collection.  (click photo)


Digital Printing

Explore the vast world of Digitally Printed Knits with the support of Discovery Knitting. PREPARED for DIGITAL SUBLIMATION PRINTING. Discovery offers a wide variety of poly~rich knit fabrics prepared for Digital Sublimation Printing (Click Photo Link to: Knits for Sublimation Printing).  COATED PREPARED for REACTIVE DIGITAL PRINTING. Many of our Cotton, Viscose, Bamboo, Modal or Linen Knits (cellulosic fibres) are used for Reactive Digital Printing.  We also offer specific Pre Coated knit products for Reactive Digital Printing in large and small quantities. BESPOKE WHOLESALE PRINTING SERVICES:  Discovery offers Low Printing Minimums for Digital Sublimation Printing and can Reactive Digitally Print on our cellulosic fibre fabrics.  Contact us for your custom needs.


Knitted Stripes

Breton Stripes, Block Stripes, Narrow and Wide Stripes, Maxi Stripes, Variegated Stripes are all available at Discovery Knitting. We specialize in knitting stripes with sophisticated blends of yarn such as shantung slubs, low pill viscose, modal, cotton, merino wool, and lurex, knitted in constructions from Jersey to Loopback (French Terry), Ribs and Interlock.  (click photo)

Denim & Nautical Inspirations

Knitted Denim Effect Loopbacks (French Terry) enhance any denim group.  Pair Jeans with Hoodies, Sweats and Tops.  Excellent for Nautically inspired collections.
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