Creatures of The Wind is brand founded in 2008 by Shane Gabier and Christopher Peters. The pair graduated from The School fo Art Institute of Chicago but met later in their careers and decided to form the intially concept driven brand.
The name is inspired by Johnny Mathis' 1957 song 'Wild is the Wind'.
In 2011 the brand were runners up for the CDFA/Vogue fashion fund, as well as being honoured Fashion Group International's Rising Stars later that same year. Other acclaim includes nominations for the Swarovski Award for Womenswear, the International Woolmark Price and being included ont he shortlist for the 2014 LVMH prize.
The brand focus on manufacturing their whole collection in the USA and is sold globally.