John Smedley

fully fashioned knitwear specializing in gauges 30 to 5
fully fashioned knitwear specializing in gauges 30 to 5

Sector specialism

  • womenswear
  • menswear
  • kidswear
  • accessories

Contact details

Jess McGuire-Dudley
Lea Mills, Lea Bridge, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5AG
01629 534 571
Established in 1784

Manufacturing capabilities

Available Production and Development Technology and Specialist Equipment

shima and stoll flat bed knitting machines, own dyeing house for cotton, finishing machines

Specialist Skills, Crafts & Expertise

fine linking, hand finishing

Additional Services Offered

in house design and technical development, sampling, grading, printing


Minimum Order

minimums negoatiable

Average weekly production capacity

7000 units

Typical Payment Terms

30 days credit rating dependent

Maximum Order

no maximum order

Typical Lead Time

6 weeks


no discount

Sampling terms

15 days lead time, cost style dependent

Production clients within past 5 years

  • Holly Fulton
  • Lou Dalton
  • Comme des Garcons
  • Neil Barrett
  • Phoebe English
  • Margaret Howell