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National Nonwovens is globally recognized as the premier manufacturer of wool felt with the largest assortment of colors and styles. Also available from National Nonwovens is high quality acrylic felt and bamboo-rayon felt.

What are your felt needs?

  • Wholesale - Congratulations! You have discovered the premier United States manufacturer of quality felt. Buy 100+ colors by the yard, sheet, bolt, square, or bundle. Email or call us at 800-333-3469 for more information on becoming a wholesale customer.
  • Retail - Need smaller quantities? Our Customer Service Department can direct you a shop near you. You can also order online by visiting our online retail store at www.commonwealthfelt.com.

Quality Felt Choices:

We offer extensive product lines of both natural wool and bamboo felt along with a full-line of synthetic pressed felt. Celebrate our diversity by exploring each unique fabric:

  • WoolFelt® - the original wool felt, renowned for its all-natural heirloom quality. Available in 100+ colors, product lines range from wool-rayon fiber blends to 100% wool.
  • FiestaFelt® - exciting acrylic felt that celebrates the beauty of color in a washable, colorfast fabric.
  • GlitzyFelt - a new high quality acrylic felt that sparkles
  • XoticFelt® - is the first felt made from bamboo rayon. This fabric utilizes an innovative blend of bamboo and rayon making extremely soft.
  • ShenilleAppeal® - Colorfast scrim felt for chenilling
  • WoolWisps® - 100% virgin wool needle felt for heirloom projects.
  • ShadedWisps - Needle felt that compliments popular WoolFelt® colors.

For projects and patterns, go to our Pattern Partners & Project Books pages. Remember, you can order small quantities of our felt direct by clicking on the banner below.

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Pink October WoolFelt

Increasing Breast Cancer Awareness with New WoolFelt® Color Pink October

In October of 2017, National Nonwovens joined the campaign to increase the awareness of breast cancer by introducing WoolFelt® Color Pink October. This limited edition WoolFelt is formulated as TOY002 WoolFelt® product, consisting of a blend of 35% wool and 65% rayon. Pink October (color number 0919) is a proud, bright pink consistent with the color most often associated with this important cause.

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual international health campaign organized by major breast cancer charities every October to increase awareness of the disease and to raise funds. READ MORE..

Create with Felt Project Books and our Pattern Partners

MANY pattern companies and designers feature National Nonwovens’ products in their projects.  These companies create some of the industry’s most popular patterns and books. They have a lot in common. They all love the quality of our felt, they all are inspired by the colors, and they all have significantly contributed to the enormous popularity of National Nonwovens’ felt products.

Discover these Pattern Partners and designers who create projects in popular books and blogs. GO TO PATTERN PARTNERS

Throwbacks & Beginnings

Throwbacks & Beginnings WoolFelt Collection, New in 2017

This collection is simultaneously retro and fresh. We are feeling sentimental this year at National Nonwovens and our 2017 WoolFelt® Collection, Throwbacks & Beginnings, reflects this spirit of nostalgia but also celebrates new ideas. In addition to being both retro and fresh, this collection also distinguishes itself from previous new color introductions because our customers had an extremely significant role in its development. Some are comeback colors that were previously discontinued that READ MORE...

Stay informed with the FeltNews Arts & Education Newsletters

Each season, National Nonwovens shares news about all the exciting product introductions, new colors, make-it-yourself projects, and industry events. Our FeltNews Arts & Education Newsletter is also the place to find updates on our Pattern Partners and Designers using our products. There is even a "Gossip and Refreshments" section so don't want to miss an issue!

If you are not on our FeltNews mailing list, you can download a copy by going to the Franny's Features page. GO TO FELTNEWS...

Made in America, Manufacturing Wool Felt Since 1905

National Nonwovens has produced wool felt in Easthampton, Massachusetts for over 110 ten years. Our “Made in the U.S.A.” statement is usually located at the bottom of a label or color swatch card, typically in small print. Why are we broadcasting this statement so boldly now? Because after listening to our customers, we learned that choosing American-made products is very important and critical in their decison-making process when buying products. Often, buyers and store owners READ MORE...


Felt: FYI - Folklore, Fiber Facts, and More!

Learn more about felt and fiber in this felt information series. National Nonwovens' FeltNews Felt: FYI Special Issue featured information from some of our most popular Educational Series newsletter articles. The series focused on different felt topics including various fibers, types of wool, nonwoven terminology, and the history of felt. These articles are now available in our Felt Information Series downloads including Felt: FYI Folklore and Felt: FYI Fiber. We hope you find this information useful and fun. Please share with your friends and customers! READ MORE...

Color Swatches

Download Color Swatches from all of our felt lines

For your convenience... Color Card Swatches for all of our felt styles are accessible on each, individual felt product page along with being centrally located on our Download page. Color cards are available for the following:

  • Wool-blend and 100% wool WoolFelt:
  • Bamboo-rayon XoticFelt
  • Acrylic Felt


WoolFelt®, FiestaFelt®, XoticFelt®, and WoolWisps® are registered trademarks of National Nonwovens