Elton John is one of the leading Trendsetters Of Funk and Fun Eyewear. Over the years he has worn thousands of eyeglasses, with rumors saying he has more than 250,000 pairs. While much has been written about Elton John eyewear, one wonders where are they?
Now we know! Safilo opened up a digital eyewear museum called the Safilo Gallery and featured in the museum is some of Elton’s John Eyewear which was sold in a Sotheby’s auction in 1988. Apparently the Elton John auction included almost 2000 items of artwork, jewelry, costumes, and of course his flamboyant trademark eyeglasses.
When Elton John received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, October 23, 1975 he wore this eyeglasses.