The All Seeing Eye

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MARBLE ME UP WITH SCOTCH & SODA OPTICAL EYEWEAR

Encouraging individuals to travel along the exploration trail is the new Scotch & Soda SS20 optical range. See for example bespoke style OLAYA SS3001 (pictured below) which takes inspiration from the architectural details of old Amsterdam. The model features finely formed metal temples as well as an engraved pattern in the end tips. In addition… Read More

NEW JUST IN: ESSENTIAL EVERYDAY OPTICALS FOR HIM BY SCOTCH & SODA

From geometric shapes to unique colourways, Scotch & Soda explores uncovered treasures throughout its debut edit of optical frames for men. With its artfully crafted end pieces, LAMBERMONT SS2002 (see below) is the perfect style for an everyday look. Featuring a fine metal structure that is both classic and contemporary, the model suits any day-to-day… Read More

FEEL GOOD AND LOOK GOOD THIS FATHER’S DAY WITH HACKETT LONDON

Are you searching for the best gift for Father’s Day? With Hackett London‘s collection of great sunglasses you need search no more. Metal style HSK1140 (see above) takes the oversized caravan profile and updates it with thin eye wires and contrasting acetate temples.The end tips feature sculpted coloured numbers- a nod to Jeremy Hackett’s fondness… Read More

HACKETT BESPOKE SUNGLASSES FOR YOUR NEXT SUMMER ADVENTURES

From planning summer adventures to relaxing in the countryside, Hackett‘s classical aesthetic will always find favour in savvy gentlemen globally. From the SUN20 Bespoke range, HSB901 (above on @george_lepage) is a piece of engineering ingenuity following the brand’s design language. Crafted from a single sheet of high-grade stainless steel, this metal navigator-inspired style has a… Read More

THE DEVIL IS IN THE DETAILS: HACKETT LONDON SHADES FOR SAVVY GENTLEMEN

Discretion has always been the Hackett’s raison d’être. Thus, it is no surprise that the new sunglass range includes fresh yet subtle elements that suit gentlemen shaping their Hackett look. Contemporary yet classic is the squared silhouette of HSK3336 (above). Featuring subtle logo details on the temples, this two-tone frame elevates any look whether it’s… Read More

Y’s Eyewear – Introducing the First Editions

Y’s was launched by Yohji Yamamoto in Tokyo in 1977. With experimental tailoring and distinct values, Y’s has captivated a cult following, making clothes under the design labels Black and Pink. Black explores technique in cut and fit while Pink is contemporary, feminine and rebellious.   The First Editions of Y’s eyewear evokes this spirit, with styles that are classic… Read More