Brian is a humble, polite and passionated craftsman. He is the man and the hands behind the eyewear brand; Folk and Frame. Not only is he a brilliant designer, he also have another skill; regarding beer. Find out what and get no know Brian a little bit more here…
Who’s your muse and why?
Thom Browne. His work is inspirational in every way.
Witch superhero would wear your brand?
The Hulk. Don’t know why.
Describe the man you see wearing your brand.
The man who cares about good design and quality.
What is your brands strongest qualities?
Handmade quality. I try to keep things simple and cut off the middlemen so I can offer them at a reasonable price.
How does your profession affect your way of dressing?
It doesn’t affect me really. The way I dress is something I care about. Like an interest, no matter my profession. I always dress in a way I feel comfortable. Mostly casual.
How do you drink your coffee?
With my right hand!
If you had not become a designer, you would be?
You are a type of drawing tool, what are you and why?
A yellow pencil you need to sharpen after using it. Just because they remind me of something authentic and the old way of visualising things.
If you could pick every man in the whole world, who would you like to represent your brand?
No preferred person.
Witch brands besides your own do you usually wear?
I have no preferred brands but just shop the styles i like if i see them. I have an old jacket from Dries van Noten, that I bought ten years ago and it’s still one of my favourites.
Your signature drink/cocktail?
I am really bad at making drinks. But I can open a beer with almost anything.