A cool style, reinvented icons and new vintage colors.
Persol’s iconic status is confirmed by actors and celebrities who are constantly photographed wearing the Italian brand’s glasses. To this day, Persol remains one of the most sought-after brands in the world, not only among those who love its more classic models like the famous 649, which is one of the 180 absolute icons of Italian design on...
7 Feb 2019
Video: The making of Safilo glasses, the manufacturer behind Dior, Fendi and Givenchy
Learn about the manufacturing process of Safilo glasses, whose portfolio of brands includes Tommy Hilfiger, Fendi, Dior, Boss, Elie Saab, Givenchy and Havaianas. Source: Youtube, The Spectacle Factory Ltd
28 Dec 2018
Ace & Tate's move into the high street is a 'natural extension'
Making the jump from the digital realm to the physical bricks & mortar is not always a smooth transition for retailers who have established their business online. However, forMark de Lange,the man behind fashionable eyewear label Ace & Tate, the step from online to offline has been as seamless as possible. Over the past year, Ace & Tate has...
14 Sep 2015
Will.i.am launches ill.i Optics
Artist William Adams Jr, better known by his stage name Will.i.am has revealed his latest venture – a line of unisex glasses and sunglasses. Aptly named ill.i Optics by Will.i.am, the line consists of a mix of vintage inspired frames with a futuristic twist. “When you see today’s glasses, they are missing a little bit of what vintage glasses...
29 Aug 2014