Thygesen & Birk Fabrics’ spacer fabrics is a three-dimensional circular knitted fabric with technologically advanced features such as high comfort, high moisture wicking abilities, breathability, long-lasting-four-way stretch, heat regulating and shape retention. The fabrics preserve the users’ skin by enhancing moisture transfer, pressure distribution and minimizing shear and friction.

Our spacer fabrics play an essential role in our society, as our fabrics offer life- saving and life-preserving products. For more than 10 years we have supplied the healthcare and orthopaedic industry with our unique spacer fabrics for compression and support-surface products, used for example after ligament operations, to offer support and comfort.


Spacer fabrics are also sought after by the performance, sport and fashion industry. Within the performance industry, spacer fabrics can be used for protection, support and efficiency in clothing. The fashion industry uses spacer fabrics as a more structural fabric for bra-padding and detailing.


In the sports industry, spacer fabrics is used for compression clothing and in shoes to offer the athletes every last bit of comfort and support. A new interest for the spacer fabric has arisen in all sorts of industries, due to the fabrics endless possibilities and functionalities, such as in the wheelchair-, stroller and car seat industry.


Thygesen & Birk Fabrics’ expertise and unique spacer fabric development knows no limits. Our many years of experience allow us to use our refined knitting techniques to knit our unique spacer fabrics in one single process. We offer each client a unique co-creation process, where we offer an efficient project work environment, which allows us to create a unique product that caters to the clients every technical need for the fabric.


Spacer fabrics at Thygesen & Birk Fabrics is an endless project filled with technological developments, a project we look forward to offering every single new customer.