Great Danes

Too cool for school? Danish design at its very best thanks to eyewear brand Kilsgaard

By Claire Carruthers
Oct 31, 2013

Designed in Denmark, made in Italy and with an emphasis on clean, simple design, Kilsgaard is one of those hip, under-the-radar eyewear brands that have quietly ticked all of the right boxes on their ascent to the international market: evocative campaign imagery, elegant architectural-inspired frames using feather-light aluminum and designs that nod to contemporary fashion dialogues without ever committing fully – they’re trendy without trying to be, which is no small feat.