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May 23, 2014


…spired” modern brands….

July 30, 2015

Mystic Vintage

June 29, 2015

8 reasons to get on the tortoiseshell trend now

…mous names from actors to models such as Brad Pitt, Katy Perry, Johnny Depp to style icons like Karlie Kloss, Olivia Palermo and Miranda Kerr are just a few of the celebrities making Tortoiseshell the new Black. 6) Perfectly vintage You can transform this to a pair of perfect vintage glasses, from glasses to sunglasses. There is to limitations to the type of style specific for tortoiseshell, as mentioned above it can go from vintage to a classic…

August 2, 2015

Crazy for Ahlem Eyewear

…s not about design for us because that’s subjective, but quality and detail are not subjective. We do everything in a very pragmatic way and want the best for every single detail.For instance, every style that features vintage acetate has a number etched into the temple. People are also interested in how we release our styles. 13 new styles are released every six months, and two to three frames are introduced to the collection every three…

August 1, 2015

They Are Wearing: Cool Summer Sunglasses

…and New York during the recent couture shows and men’s fashion weeks to stylish neighborhoods and art festivals in Tel Aviv, Barcelona, St. Petersburg and Venice, we focused our lenses on the most memorable shades of summer. Vintage Rounded Frames for Men On the streets of Florence during Pitti Uomo. On the street during Men’s Fashion Week in Milan. At the Hennes & Mauritz Block Party in Paris. Tortoise-Shell Shades At the Prix de Diane…

June 1, 2011


“If you love someone, put their name in a circle; because hearts can be broken, but circles never end.”   Awesome! Frames from Mercura NYC

July 30, 2015

Thierry Lasry

…her and a designer as a mother, Thierry Lasry went on to create a sunglass brand aimed at a certain Elite looking to distinguish themselves out of the crowd.. THIERRY LASRY sunglasses are based on the concept of « futuristic vintage » fusing vintage inspirations with an updated, modern and avant-gardist touch. The sunglasses are all flat fronted, giving a futuristic twist to retro-inspired shapes. Entirely hand-made in France with the best…

May 9, 2014

Robert La Roche

Robert La Roche originated in the early 70’s and exercises to raw artistic creation. RLR frames begin their life being hand-drawn with a pencil and are a marriage of the brands historical design values with modern day technologies, which creates something truly unique in an overflowing market of simple vintage remakes.

July 5, 2015

Carla Colour eyewear: An artsy new unisex line

…t while organizing the photoshoot—and Carla Colour ended up launching right around the time she gave birth in November 2014. “It was sort of three babies at once,” she laughs. “I’ve been interested in vintage eyewear, since years and years ago—ever since I needed to wear glasses,” says Robertson. She fondly remembers her first pair of vintage frames, crystal-colored acetate in a cat-eye shape with gold highlights,…

December 14, 2011

On the wish list…

A new yummie book from Taschen is all about glasses, all types, shapes and materials. The book covers 500 years of eyewear history showing images of 1000 different glasses. Eyewear designer Moss Lipow searched through eBay, auction houses, garage sales, and flea markets worldwide during two decades, amassing glasses and photographs for his renowned collection. Inspiring! Time to start a collection? The book is called Eyewear and can be found…