The All Seeing Eye

Comment, Style & Design News from Mondottica

Month: May 2018

JOIE DE VIVRE

The new sunglass collection by Christian Lacroix is the definition of eccentricity, each piece harnesses the spirit of embracing individuality via arresting style. Round and feminine, style CL5072 features open work and contrast lamination for a bold twist on an otherwise classic silhouette. Available in an array of bright gem-like tones, they are the ultimate… Read More

THE GLAMOUR OF ERAS GONE BY

Christian Lacroix knows how to skilfully refer to the heritage of the brand while remaining contemporary. See it in CL5067, which looks to the glamour of eras gone by, and feature inset metal with vintage inspired engravings. Here gold enamel embellishments in a chevron-inspired pattern adorn the temples which extend gracefully into an acetate tip.… Read More

A MOSAIC-STYLE EMBELLISHMENT

Christian Lacroix’s 2018 sunglass collection exudes a decadence the brand is synonymous with. With its oversized shape and mosaic-style broken mirror metal pattern, CL5068 makes for a dramatic statement piece. The acetate has been milled to allow the metal to be delicately set inside, with another layer on top creating a smooth finish. In bold… Read More

PRETTY FLORALS

Synonymous with classic British design and nostalgic style, Cath Kidston has become famous for its unique floral prints – perfectly placed on the temples on acetate model CK1013A from the brand’s latest optical collection. Another key style in the range, CK3016 combines spot and floral printed acetate temples with wearable metal fronts. The temples sport… Read More