Our Story



Originally founded by virtuoso designer and Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Woody Batts, FRAMED New York is a Queens-based, 100% independently-owned eyewear startup created with the aim of blessing faces everywhere with handmade frames. FRAMED New York creates wild, audacious, and distinctive handmade eyewear designed by rising and established artists. Our sunglasses are conceived here, and manufactured in Italy and the Far East. We amplify the human spirit.

Contact us

Have questions? Comments? We're delighted to hear from you. Write us at support@framednewyork.com

Sales and Placement

If own or manage a physical location and you're interested in stocking our products, please reach out to our staff at rudin@framednewyork.com.