J.D. McDougall Ltd is one of the most prominent producers of flame retardant textiles, supplying the contract drapery and stage scenery industries for over 100 years in more than 30 countries. Clients include many of the most prestigious opera, ballet, theatre companies and television broadcasting organisations throughout the world.

Our fabrics are available together with a comprehensive manufacturing service for theatre stage drapes including Canvas Cloths, Back Cloths, Cycloramas, Tabs-Legs, Borders, Reefers, Swags and all types of Gauzes.

Latest updates

NEW Gala

Introducing GALA, our new twill weave fabric with superb draping qualities.

Offered in a range of 26 shades, including 4 Day-Glo colours, this fabric has a super soft feel.

Christmas 2023


Please note that we will be closed for the Christmas break from Friday 22nd December 2023, reopening Tuesday 2nd January 2024.

Our last despatches will be made on Thursday 21st December 2023.

NEW Kara

Introducing KARA, our new plain satin weave, suitable for curtain lining.

ZETA Fabrics


Introducing ZETA, our new synthetic dupion.

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