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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…

January 8, 2016

Interview with Eyewear Designer Vidal Erkohen on his Label RVS

…the barriers it broke at that time because of its unusual shape. I do also have a soft spot for our latest models “flat line” and “Paris”. Q As a collector, which piece is the one you cherish most? A Since I have a very vast vintage eyewear collection, I do have many pieces from different brands of the past. Amongst these I would have to say my most prize pieces are my 1950s folding Persol 714 (as worn by Steve McQueen) and my vintage genuine…

Komono Core & Crafted Collection Fall/Winter 2016

…re sunglasses collection continues Komono’s mission of travel and adventure while acknowledging the importance of pausing to reflect on the journey. This season’s inspiration, Palm Springs, is an iconic destination embodying vintage glamour in stark surroundings. The prolific reflecting pools of this desert oasis appear in the collection’s mirrored surfaces and light metals while fresh colorways evolve Komono’s offering of classic styles. The…

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…

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,…

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….

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 Sunnies by Slow and steady wins the race   Vintage Gianfranco Ferre Sunglasses Vintage Gianfranco Ferre frames   Wooden frames By W/SÜN By Slow and steady wins the race Big round glasses from Mercura NYC    …