[Telegraph.co.uk] - Cathal McAteer at Folk, just because he's doing interesting things. I also really like Rei Kawakubo at Comme des Garçons. Name five wardrobe essentials for the well-dressed man... Oxford shirt, an Oliver Spencer Mac, Fair Isle knit
Cathal McAteer is the man behind Folk. He’s a Scottish man who likes furniture and posing for photographs on the top of mountains. He’s a Scottish man who likes furniture and posing for photographs on the top of mountains.
Cathal McAteer: “Folk is a vehicle for having an excellent time” We catch up with Cathal McAteer, founder of cult British label Folk, a couple of weeks after his return from Houghton Festival. He had, he says, “an excellent time,” singling out fellow Glaswegians Optimo as a particular highlight.
Textual Conversation – Cathal Mcateer. Back in 2001, a Casual wear brand was launched which since then has been the epicentre of a quite revolution in menswear. Folk Clothing, the brand in question, was dreamt up by Cathal Mcateer, back when he was a Saturday lad in a clothes shop in Glasgow, ...
London-based Folk was founded in by Scotsman Cathal McAteer with a philosophy of ‘style without drama’. Clean and straightforward tailoring leaves space for the details Folk is fastidious about; every piece of fabric, every button and stitch has to pass the scrupulous quality standards.