Brian Wolk & Claude Morais

Brian Wolk and Claude Morais are the designers behind the critically acclaimed cult New York label, Ruffian. The designers received the Fashion Group International Rising Star Award and have been featured in top fashion pubs, including Vogue, The New York Times, Harper’s Bazaar, Teen Vogue, W, Elle, Nylon, Allure, and WWD. Brian brings his dual training in Fashion Design and Costume design to the label, giving him a unique fashion perspective. It’s a match made in heaven when you bring Claude into the mix, with his experiences traveling the world as a model, then as a stylist. The label has collaborated with some of the fashion industry’s most sought after names, including make-up artist James Kaliardos, hair stylist Neil Moody, and designer Christian Louboutin.