Feast your eyes upon our Frames
Barton Perreira makes some of the finest and most inspiring eyewear in the world today. Combining the finest acetate and metals with unrivaled hand finishing and sophisticated colors, Patty Perreira’s language of inspired design continues to challenge the luxury eyewear industry by interpreting and editing the “next new thing” with an unparalleled eye for detail.
Selima Salaun is the creative vision behind Selima Optique, the trend-setting, luxury eyewear brand she founded. Selima believes that your eyewear is a reflection of your outlook — the personality you project. Born along the Mediterranean Coast, Selima projects the vibrancy of the Riviera through her bright and bold frames.
Anne et Valentin
“Our goal is to create collections full of energy, vitality, and freshness. Our frames have flash without being garish or gaudy, and timeless chic without being predictable. Anne et Valentin frames are inspired by our designers’ desire to create for others what they would wish to wear themselves.”
There are big commercial mainstream brands, and then there are labels that try their very best not to become too commercial. Labels where wilfulness and exclusiveness prevails. Like the successful Belgian eyewear brand theo. In spite of its voluntary underdog position, theo is prospering.
Caroline Abram started as an optician in a familly business where she quickly discovered her passion for design. As a young stylist of accessories and jewelry, she creates a universe around the subject she knows best, eyewear. All her inspiration comes from her diverse origin (Caribbean, Indian, French, and Polish).
Retro Super Future
RETROSUPERFUTURE® ignited the phenomenon of acetate sunglasses. Their flair for the subtleties of color generated a trend which emerged in 2007 and yet continues–as very few trends do– to influence the eyewear industry today. To have staying-power in the world of fashion is an achievement indeed.
A style apart from the rest, nothing comes close to l.a.Eyeworks in creating a look that is both obscure and beautiful at the same time. Few designers match their vibrant use of colors and edges in producing outstanding eyewear.
“Making business listening to your heart and letting your emotions decide is not easy. What remains important for a brand like Mikli while being professional is design. Design will generate business. Without design, there is no business. So design will remain based on passion and emotion for many years to come.” – Alain Mikli
Claire Goldsmith is the great-granddaughter of Oliver Goldsmith, one of the most influential designers and creators of modern day eyewear and, the man who once dressed the eyes of iconic fashionistas such as Audrey Hepburn and Michael Caine. She also makes some of the world’s most sophisticated and beautifully designed sunglasses and spectacles.
First to see glasses as fashion accessories, first to make sunspecs, first to make ‘winter sunglasses’,…first to work alongside fashion houses to create one-off pieces for the catwalks, first to appear in Vogue and Queen, and first to be endorsed by celebrities and Royals, OG pioneered a whole new concept. Eye Wear.
“Why some people are tempted to spend money on trendy eyewear gadgets that last for five seconds and at the same time long for everlasting classics. This paradox – longing for iconic and classic style as well as fashion-forward cool — inspires our design.”
“Anglo American Optical Company LTD was founded in London in 1882, with over 120 years of frame making experience. We pride ourselves on manufacturing the highest quality acetate frames in the industry. We started producing frames by hand and have perfected what we consider an art.”
“Glasses should suit us as individuals with our own tastes and personalities. Starting with this premise, since 1970 we imagine, produce and decorate each frame in France, crafting an entirely handmade, individual work.”
Philippine Pinton incorporates her father’s reverence for a sense of the “creator’s touch” in his daring designs by keeping the classic, beloved line fresh with her “new touch” and inspiration.
“Tradition at its best. That’s what we think when we hold a pair of Garrett Leight frames. California designer Garrett Leight is a name synonymous with the American eyeglass industry. His frames have been making waves for years; his classic aesthetic generates adventurous designs that fit the rough and rugged adventurer while still maintaining a sense of craftsmanship and elegant style.
“I believe that whatever product you design, it is the references you put into the object that create the object. As human beings, we read every object that we use by seeing and touching it, and these references are my inspiration.”
Hoffmann Natural Eyewear
Each frame from Hoffman Natural Eyewear is made individually, created for customers who want to wear something truly special.
Our selection is inspired by our appreciation of the eyewear industry’s artisanal roots.The hand of man remains the primary tool, the one with the first and final word on the manufacturing of any frame. Glasses are not purely about functionality; innovations in technology as well as design have totally refigured the relationship between style and necessity when it comes to eyewear.