Now the fastest growing premium polarized sunglass maker in the world, Maui Jim got its start in 1980 as a small company selling sunglasses on the beach in Lahaina, Hawaii. Seeing a need in the market for technology that could combat intense glare and harmful UV while bringing the brilliant colors of the island to life, our fledgling company engineered the revolutionary PolarizedPlus2 lens. Incorporated into seven new sunglass styles, our Classic Collection was introduced. And with that, we have steadily built a cult following.
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Since debuting in 1937 with the legendary Aviator Ray-Ban has been vital in the history of the sunglass. Along with Ray-Banâ€™s Wayfarer the Aviator is the most recognised and replicated sunglass in the world. Innovation continues to be at the heart of this iconic brand. Ray-Ban continue to champion new technology, produce new shapes and refresh its icons. The glasses range finds endless inspiration in its enduring styles. Quality handcrafted acetate and metal frames provide Ray-Ban’s inimitable spirit, authenticity and style.
With sophistication, glamour and a stiff shot of seduction Tom Ford redefined luxury in the nineties. After putting the G back into Gucci and the F into fashion he would insist that eyewear have a T. The Tom Ford label began in 2004 with eyewear. With its subtle but telling metal T it has become an iconic style flourish for quietly setting oneself apart. Tom Fordâ€™s coveted modern takes on classic retro styles such the wayfarer, cat eye and the brow line provide an effortless refinement to the wardrobe. Tom Ford eyewear is handcrafted in Italy and is an investment in style.
Founded in 1967 the brand is a true representation of the American heritage and lifestyle. Highly reputable for providing long-lasting and stylish pieces they incorporate high technology with faultless attention to detail and impeccable workmanship. Polo Ralph Lauren Glasses are a perfect blend of modern and retro vibes. The Polo Ralph Lauren Glasses range consists of contemporary shapes and traditional colours to vibrant hues.
A constant search for innovation, the visionary use of materials and a wealth of experience in eyewear design are the defining elements behind MYKITAâ€™s collections. A key factor in the companyâ€™s success is its holistic business philosophy, which brings together expertise from all disciplines under a single roof, the MYKITA HAUS. It thrives on the power of a self-contained network that enables interdisciplinary research and the transfer of technologies. Optical precision made in Germany.
Lindberg are a Danish eyewear manufacturer offering glasses, sunglasses and fashion frames for men, women and children, that specialise in lightweight titanium frames. With many frames designs, as well as custom fitting, multiple colour options, and multiple lens shapes, Lindbergâ€™s innovation eyewear system makes it possible to put together unique personal frames to suit the wearer in terms of every design aspect.
Since its launch in 1988, Flexon has changed the world of eyewear with its unique attributes, utilizing Japanese materials and technology. Flexon frames are lighter, stronger and more comfortable than any of its competitors. From simple classic designs to edgy styles the original memory metal frames appeal to the widest range of men, women and children.
Oakley eyecare brand is renowned for its cutting-edge sunglasses and prescription eyewear. Established in 1975, Oakley prioritizes innovation, crafting products that merge technology and fashion. With a focus on high-performance and style, their eyewear offers exceptional clarity and protection. Embraced by athletes and fashion enthusiasts alike, Oakley remains a symbol of dynamic design and functional excellence in the eyewear industry.
Since 1987, Oliver Peoples has embodied luxury eyewear, offering meticulously crafted, vintage-inspired frames that exude timeless elegance. With a steadfast commitment to exceptional lenses and artisanal details, the brand has become a staple for those seeking both style and quality, showcasing a fusion of classic aesthetics and contemporary sophistication.
Originating in 1997 in Copenhagen, Orgreen has redefined minimalist eyewear. Through innovative use of colours and materials, the brand encapsulates the essence of modern Danish design, offering sleek and understated frames that resonate with individuals who value both form and function.
Since its inception in 1980, Anne et Valentin has consistently pushed the boundaries of eyewear as wearable art. Rooted in a philosophy of celebrating individuality, the French brand crafts frames that harmonize distinctive style with comfort, resulting in unique and effortlessly chic eyewear that stands as a testament to exceptional craftsmanship.
Boasting a legacy dating back to 1923, Lafont stands as an emblem of Parisian eyewear excellence. Renowned for their fusion of classic and contemporary design elements, the brand’s frames are characterized by vibrant colors and intricate details, encapsulating a sense of sophisticated playfulness that continues to redefine eyewear aesthetics.
Committed to eco-conscious craftsmanship, Colibris has made sustainable eyewear a symbol of style. By utilizing eco-friendly materials, the brand creates frames that seamlessly blend fashion with environmental responsibility. With each design, Colibris appeals to the environmentally aware consumer who values fashion choices that reflect a commitment to a greener world.
YSL’s legacy of luxury and innovation, dating back to the 1960s, is equally evident in its eyewear. The brand’s sunglasses epitomize avant-garde chic, incorporating bold designs and premium materials to capture the essence of Yves Saint Laurent’s iconic fashion-forward approach, making each pair a statement piece that transcends time.
Building on its storied history since the 1960s, Gucci continues to define luxury eyewear with unparalleled glamour and sophistication. The brand’s sunglasses are a testament to Italian craftsmanship and design, seamlessly incorporating signature motifs and opulent materials that evoke both heritage and modernity, offering a captivating blend of high fashion and timeless elegance.
Founded in 2001, Etnia Barcelona has become a force in the eyewear industry, celebrated for its fusion of artistry and comfort. Drawing inspiration from cultures worldwide, the brand’s frames are characterized by vibrant colors and bold designs that make a statement. With a commitment to creativity and individuality, Etnia Barcelona redefines eyewear as a canvas for self-expression.
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