Drift Crafts Well-Designed Glasses in the Windy City

Unable to find a pair of eyeglasses that fit his personal aesthetic and needs, Chris Mantz decided to take matters in his own hands. He founded Drift Eyewear with the goal of creating unique frames handcrafted from sustainable and recyclable products right in the heart of his hometown, Chicago. Mantz believes that designing and manufacturing his products in the city is a large part of their appeal. “It may not be as trendy to be producing in Chicago, but if it’s made in [here] it has a level of quality and respect that you may not get in another city.” As demand grows, he seems to be right.

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