Holliston, LLC

Natural, Responsible & Renewable

Producer of the highest-quality,
best-performing cotton cloth in the industry.

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Cover Materials

cover-materials.jpgHolliston LLC, provides over a century of experience as the largest manufacturer of covering materials in the US. We maintain our own domestic, fully functional R&D facility providing our customers with a continually updated collection of materials, as well as a vast array of color palettes, textures, and coatings.

Coated Cloth

coated-cloth.jpgHolliston, LLC, has designed several product lines for the coated cloth industry. The chemistry in our coating add longevity, durability, and smoothness to the natural feel of the cotton base. We offer cloth covering materials suitable for book covers, specialty packaging, menus, and much more.

  • Arrestox® B

    arrestoxb_44363532926.jpgArrestox® B is an aqueous-impregnated, 100% natural cotton cloth.

    No need to handle with care. Arrestox® B is the tough, resilient—yet stylish—option for applications requiring use and reuse. Perfect for menus, books, and albums, it is even offset printable to allow your brand's individual style to come through.

    Downloadable Data Sheet: Arrestox® • Linen-Set

Characteristics & Benefits
  • Grade: B (Conforms to NASTA standard for a B grade cloth.)
  • Base Cloth:
    • 100% cotton or poly-cotton options
  • Standard Widths:
    • 54" (137.16 cm)
  • *Colors:
    • standard colors available
    • Made-To-Order color available
      (minimum order applies,contact custserv@holliston.com for details)
  • Decorating Options:
    • blind stamping
    • foil stamping
    • offset printing (Arrestox® B Linen-set white has been designed specifically for off-set printing)
    • screen printing
      (please consult techsupport@holliston.com for printing specifications and recommendations)
  • Samples:
  • Markets & End Uses:
    • binders and portfolios
    • book covers
    • display and point of purchase packaging
    • dvd/cd packaging
    • fragrance and liquor packaging
    • game boards
    • hospitality Presentation Media
    • jewelry and luxury packaging
    • menu covers
    • presentation folders
  • Pearl Linen®

    pearllinen_000325607862119.jpgPearl Linen is an aqueous-impregnated, 100% cotton decorative cloth that's odor free and pH neutral.

    Simple and elegant, Pearl Linen whispers with warmth and understated style. Fashionable colors, a hint of gloss, and the soft feel of real cotton quietly deliver high-end value.

    Downloadable Data Sheet: Pearl Linen

Characteristics & Benefits
  • Grade: B (Conforms to NASTA standards for B grade cloth.)
  • Base Cloth:
    • Poly-cotton
  • Standard Width:
    • 54" (137.16 cm)
  • *Colors:
    • Standard Colors available
    • Made-To-Order color available
      (minimum order applies, contact custserv@holliston.com for details)
  • Decorating Options:
    • blind stamping
    • foil stamping
    • screen printing
      (please consult techsupport@holliston.com) for printing specifications and recommendations)
  • Samples:
    • Please consult our samples department at custserv@holliston.com to order a book of samples or sample sheets.
  • Markets & End Uses
    • binders and portfolio
    • book covers
    • dvd/cd packaging
    • fragrance and liquor packaging
    • game boards
    • jewelry and luxury packaging
    • point of purchase products and labels
    • sales promotions
  • Roxite® C

    roxitec_244308934087.jpgRoxite® C is an aqueous acrylic-impregnated, 100% cotton, heavyweight decorative cloth.

    A volume seller, this highly durable cloth has long-wearing properties that will lend a traditional look to your durable project. Perfect for textbooks or hymnals where toughness is needed.

    Downloadable Data Sheet: Roxite®

Characteristics & Benefits
  • Grade: C (Conforms to NASTA standards for a C grade cloth.)
  • Base Cloth:
    • 100% cotton
  • Standard Width:
    • 54" (137.16 cm)
  • *Colors:
    • Standard Colors available
    • Made-To-Order color available
      (minimum order applies, contact custserv@holliston.com for details)
  • Decorating Options:
    • blind stamping
    • foil stamping
    • offset printing
    • screen printing
      (please consult techsupport@holliston.com for printing specifications and recommendations)
  • Samples:
    • Please consult our samples department at custserv@holliston.com to order a book of samples or sample sheets.
  • Markets & End Uses
    • binders & portfolio
    • book covers
    • display and point of purchase materials
    • dvd/cd packaging
    • fragrance and liquor packaging
    • durable turned edge applications
    • hospitality products
    • jewelry and luxury packaging
    • menu covers

Buckram / Roxite F Heavy Weight

buckram-roxite-heavy-weight.jpgBuckram cloth, also known as library quality cloth, is made using fully coated duck cloth. Easy to decorate, this exceptionally durable cloth is used in cover applications where excessive wear and tear is expected. Buckram cloth is suitable for applications such as library binding and reference books.

  • Buckram / Roxite® F Heavyweight

    buckram_502819992832.jpgBuckram / Roxite F Heavyweight is an aqueous arcylic-impregnated poly-cotton decorative cloth.

    Hand-crafted quality. Subtle craftsmanship and attention to detail perfectly describe Buckram Roxite F, a fine-tooled "tailored" cloth noted for longevity and old-world charm.

Characteristics & Benefits
  • Grade: F (Conforms to NASTA standard for a F grade cloth.)
  • Base Cloth:
    • Poly-cotton
  • Standard Widths:
    • 54" (137.16cm)
  • *Colors:
    • 6 standard colors
    • Made-To-Order color available
      (minimum order applies,contact custserv@holliston.com for details)
  • Decorating Options:
    • blind stamping
    • foil stamping
    • screen printing
      (please consult techsupport@holliston.com for printing specifications and recommendations)
  • Samples:
  • Markets & End Uses:
    • all turned edge applications
    • book covers
    • library binding
    • menu covers

Leather-Like Cloth

leather-like-cloth.jpgHolliston, LLC's leather-like cloth is specially coated and embossed to simulate leather. Extremely durable, it can be used in any project where the appearance of leather is needed. It is the cloth of choice for a variety of published materials including high quality prestigious editions of the classics, medical and reference books, and religious texts. Easy to decorate, it is virtually indiscernible from real leather once embossed and bound.

  • Sturdite® 18

    sturdite_876361512632.jpgHolliston, LLC's Sturdite is a pyroxolin/aqueous acrylic-coated, 100% cotton decorative cloth with a leather-like finish.

    The restaurant, hospitality, and publishing markets have long relied on  Holliston LLC's Sturdite for their most distinctive projects. True to its name, Sturdite is one tough material - renowned for its water and stain resistance, good looks, and decorating ease.

    Downloadable Data Sheet: Sturdite® 18

Characteristics & Benefits
  • Grade: 18 
  • Base Cloth:
    • 100% cotton 
  • Standard Width:
    • 54" (137.16 cm)
  • *Colors:
    • Standard colors available
    • Made-To-Order color available
      (minimum order applies, contact custserv@holliston.com for details)
  • Decorating Options:
    • blind stamping
    • foil stamping
    • screen printing
      (please consult techsupport@holliston.com for printing specifications and recommendations)
  • Samples:
  • Markets & End Uses
    • binders & portfolio
    • book covers
    • display and point of purchase materials
    • liquor packaging
    • media & luxury packaging
    • menu covers

Pearlescent Cloth

pearlescent.jpgHolliston, LLC, has designed a premium grade B cloth with a light-infused pearlescent glow. The unique glow, textured look, and easy decoration of this cloth give you the ability to create a modern eye-catching look for book covers and packaging applications.

  • Luminaire

    luminaire_574518878457.jpgLuminaire™ is an aqueous acrylic-impregnated, 100% cotton decorative pearlescent cloth.

    Define luxury. Create style. The sophisticated elegance of Luminaire will capture attention and add a unique appeal to your upscale brand. Emboss it. Offset print it. Or simply allow its natural essence to captivate.

    Downloadable Data Sheet: Luminaire

Characteristics & Benefits
  • Grade: B (Conforms to NASTA standards for B grade cloth.)
  • Base Cloth:
    • 100% cotton 
  • Standard Width:
    • 54" (137.16 cm)
  • *Colors:
    • Standard Colors available
    • 6 new colors (Wild Rose · Twilight · Copper · Sterling · Sage · Chestnut
    • Made-To-Order color available
      (minimum order applies, contact custserv@holliston.com for details)
  • Decorating Options:
    • blind stamping
    • foil stamping
    • offset printing (recommended for pastel and light colored cloth only)
    • screen printing
      (please consult techsupport@holliston.com for printing specifications and recommendations)
  • Samples:
  • Markets & End Uses
    • binders & portfolio
    • book covers
    • display & point of purchase materials
    • dvd/cd packaging
    • fragrance & liquor packaging
    • game boards
    • hospitality products
    • jewelry & luxury packaging
    • menu covers
    • photo albums

Starch-Filled Natural Cloth

starch-filled-natural-cloth.jpgHolliston, LLC's starch-filled natural cloth is affordably priced yet still provides reliable durability, a quality appearance, and the pleasing texture of natural cloth. It is used for an assortment of book cover applications, mechanical binding applications, and “bestsellers”. Combined with a strong starch filling, the natural cotton finish has a classic look and feel that makes it ideal for foil stamping or ink stamping.

  • Kennett®

    kennett_435812078804.jpgKennett is an all natural, starch-filled 100% cotton decorative cloth.

    Tactile and open-weave, Kennett is nature at its best. It combines today's in-demand environmental look with excellent performance and style.

    Downloadable Data Sheet: Kennett®

Characteristics & Benefits
  • Grade: B (Conforms to NASTA standards for B grade cloth.)
  • Base Cloth:
    • 100% cotton 
  • Standard Width:
    • 54" (137.16 cm)
  • *Colors:
    • Standard Colors
    • Made-To-Order color available
      (minimum order applies, contact custserv@holliston.com for details)
  • Decorating Options:
    • blind stamping
    • foil stamping
    • screen printing
    • offset priinting (trial recommended)
      (please consult techsupport@holliston.com for printing specifications and recommendations)
  • Samples:
  • Markets & End Uses
    • all turned edge applications
    • book covers
    • library binding
    • luxury packaging desiring natural cloth