Helsinki-based menswear line combines straightforward honest Finnish design, relaxed sophistication and urban functionality with an edge. For AW18 their core, the modern craftsmanship and attention to detail is updated with fresh Scandinavian colours, rich textures and a print from collaboration with Finnish artist Stig Baumgartner.
FRENN believes in impeccable quality and formality with exceptional ease, comfort and freedom along with clever details. Classy at leisure meets sophistication in a unique way. With FRENN it is easy to relax, feel and look good, not having to think about what to wear to which occasion, work or play. FRENN is responsibly hand-manufactured in Northern Europe from premium quality, ecologically sourced European fabrics.
Two creative professionals from Finland, Antti Laitinen and Jarkko Kallio founded FRENN in 2013 fulfilling the need to update menswear traditions with innovation and ease. They both have over twenty years’ experience in textile and clothing industry, earning their stripes in major Finnish textile and design firms. FRENN was honoured with the Design Deed of the Year 2017 award in Finland and has been featured among others in Wallpaper, L’Uomo Vogue, Korean GQ, Highsnobiety and Hypebeast