New York, October 2014 – Italia-Independent is launching a Unique Edition collection of sunglasses in collaboration with prestigious Florida retailer Edward Beiner, Purveyor of Fine Eyewear. Available for purchase exclusively at Edward Beiner, the collection will be unveiled on November 13, 2014, at their boutique in Mary Brickell Village, with a reception from 6:30-8:30pm.
Inspired by the vibrant colors of Miami’s midnight horizon, the capsule collection consists of two styles in six colorways. The Edward Beiner collection will features Italia-Independent’s signature two-tone color-blocked sunglasses and rain-effect styles. The collection will be carried in all twelve Edward Beiner locations across South Florida and will retail for $325.
ABOUT EDWARD BEINER, PURVEYOR OF FINE EYEWEAR: Founded in Miami in 1981, Edward Beiner, Purveyor of Fine Eyewear has been a leader in fashionable, state-of-the-art eyewear for the past 30 years. Now with twelve boutiques across South Florida, the brand was founded by Edward Beiner, who along with business partner and former Ceo and owner of Persol, Guido Balocco run the Edward Beiner Group.”
ABOUT ITALIA-INDEPENDENT: Italia-Independent was founded in Milan in 2007 by entrepreneurs Giovanni Accongiagioco, Lapo Elkann and Andrea Tessitore and has quickly established itself for its stylish, innovative sunglasses. Among their technological innovations are thermic, heat-activated sunglasses and ultra-lightweight eyewear. Italia-Independent’s freestanding store locations include Rome, Milan, Dubai, and Paris, and the brand has previously collaborated on capsule sunglasses collections with Karl Lagerfeld and Lady Gaga.