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Tagged: Christian Lacroix

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

CHRISTIAN LACROIX CAPSULE WITH BRIAN KENNY

Embracing the heritage, cultivating creations, crossing boundaries and bringing the Maison Christian Lacroix into the future is the inspiration for the 30th Anniversary exclusive celebratory collection with New York based multimedia artist Brian Kenny. He masters the blending of genres transcending his contradictions into art which is joyful, while subversive, expansive, alive and bright. A… Read More

FASHION EXPERIMENTALISM

Revered for being at the vanguard of decadent fashion experimentalism, Christian Lacroix looks to the ornate details of baroque for its Autumn/Winter 17 optical collection. CL1080 embodies the spirit of the Maison and the season’s influences through ostentatious acetate lamination, diamond cut patterns and hidden details. Showcasing a colour palette of laminated Tulipe and Ambre… Read More