Brian Wood is an American fashion designer.
After studying fashion design
at Pratt Institute, he launched a pop art inspired t-shirt line in 2003
from his Washington Heights studio apartment.Armed with a dream + an
industrial sewing machine, Brian produced one of a kind hand painted +
bleached styles at night while working full time design jobs
during the day. Over time through pop up shops, art installations + press features the
line developed into BWOOD, launching spring 2007 offering its first
seasonal delivery to retailers. BWOOD is an internationally sold rebellious alternative clothing brand
whose innovative designs are a play on popular culture, injected with a
whimsical sense of humor, creating thought provoking designs that are
instant conversation + novelty pieces.
BWOOD continuously prides itself on its cult like following + continues
to operate independently for 9 years + counting. #BWOODKNOWS
Brian also produces street wear label PANTY RAIDERS and designs under his
eponymous mens sportswear collection, BRIAN WOOD, with an aesthetic that
fuses meticulous detailing, tech fabrications and street fashion - design
to inspire.His collections are conceptually driven. His designs are popular for their
urban influence, limited edition runs + collaborations with iconic brands
such as Crown Royal, Red Bull, Alpha Industries, High Times + Nike.