We love it when opticians take the frame by temples for a creative outlet. French optician, Pierre Kaus creative rendering of futuristic eyewear look are innovative and fun. Gridlines are the focus with almost an optical illusionary effect.
Style JF2756 by Jean Francois rey was awarded at Hong Kong Optical Fair the Silver V. Award in the category of Optical Frames. The frame is titanium with a rolling wave across the top bar. His campaign is Life Is Color. The description of the frame: The aesthetics and the elegance of this singular form […]
America’s Recycle Day is November 15. We appreciate artist’s like Hanna Tunemar who reclaims materials for her artwork. These eyeglasses made from cork and recycled metal and are not only a one of a kind but a work of art. Via Hanna Tunemar
I saw my first Theo in San Francisco in 1991 and immediately fell in love with their colors and shapes. Today and for a Wayback Wednesday, we pay homage to Theo an eyewear designer who was founded in 1989. From the first, Belgian brand Theo was all about Theo Loves You and you can see […]
This is impressive, the wood-like mask is really made with leather and some wood thrown in. This remarkable leather with some wood mask. Definitely a piece of artistic yet wearable work. Flogglewerks
John Hansen Eyewear is a unique collection of round lens shapes with anodized aluminum eyewear fronts. There is a bead where the temple meets the frame front. The beads are handmade in Murano, with 24 karat gold. The bridge over the nose and the stem wires are 14 karat gold-filled wire. A bold look, an exclusive […]
Jewelers, Metalsmiths, wood-workers, artists and architects have all had their hand in the design and production of eyewear. Jacqueline Lung, a jeweler created a special run of five limited edition sunglasses called Archytas. The Archytas are ‘named after Archytas of Tarentum, an ancient Greek mathematician commonly cited as the inventor of screws, in reference to the […]