New York, NY (December, 2017) – In the new Kate Young for Tura Sun collection, Sunwear design details include sculptural high-polished metal accents, and sleek sophisticated forms. The emphasis on wearable vintage shapes: retro aviators, cat-eyes, and retro rounds. The color palette will run true to the Kate Young for Tura identity: neutral chic.
Model K700 – This sleek classic semi-rimless aviator is quintessential Kate Young featuring vintage metal ribbing detail on the temples and spring hinges for optimal comfort.
Colors: Gold (GLD), Silver (SIL)
Model K701 – This round metal style featuring two-tone plating and a sculptural construction is all things Kate. It earns vintage appeal through the shape and through the application of retro pin dots.
Colors: Rose Gold (RGD), Silver (SIL)
Model K706 – A piece to be featured in our new lookbook, this vintage cat-eye shape with sleek high polished metal temples is both classic and glamorous.
Colors: Black (BLK), Brown (BRN)
Model K707 – This vintage round shape garners interest from uniquely carved acetate, which creates distinctive depths, but we’ve also added a subtle metal end cap to give a dash of sophistication.
Colors: Bone (BON), Tortoise (TOR)
About Tura Inc.:
Tura Inc. is a leading optical design house based in Manhattan. Since 1938 the pursuit of exquisite craftsmanship and a passion for innovation have defined Tura as a fashion leader. Tura’s inspired vision of eyewear as a fashion accessory gave rise to a series of industry milestones, including an exclusive partnership with Vogue magazine and the industry’s first designer brand license with Christian Dior. Today, Tura employs over 200 people in North America. The Tura Inc. brand portfolio includes: Tura, Kate Young for Tura, Ted Baker, L.A.M.B. gx by Gwen Stefani, Lulu Guinness, Brendel, Geoffrey Beene, Humphrey’s and TITANflex. For more information, please visit: www.tura.com.
About Kate Young for Tura:
As a leading stylist for top fashion publications, acclaimed designers and many of the most fashionable stars in Hollywood, Kate Young is renowned for not only defining what’s now, but also predicting what’s next. It only makes sense that Kate Young turned to Tura, the originator of eyewear as a fashion accessory, to help translate her visionary styling into optical fashion. Drawing over 75 years of innovation, Tura was the ideal partner to help translate Kate’s breakthrough styling into head-turning optical fashion. It was Tura, after all, that gave birth to the idea of the eyewear wardrobe as a fashion necessity. The Kate Young for Tura collection is the next evolution of Tura’s fashion legacy.