The All Seeing Eye

Comment, Style & Design News from Mondottica

Tagged: Menswear

A LOOK INTO ANDREA DOVIZIOSO’S SIGNATURE SUNGLASSES

Just like Andrea feeds back input into the development of his MotoGP bike, he took a leading role in the design process of his signature sunglass style. Dovizioso’s DA9001 sunglasses come in a sleek matte black acetate finished off with red details, the iconic Ducati colours. They have non-polarised red mirrored lenses for distortion-free viewing.… Read More

SPORTING CASUAL WITH LE COQ SPORTIF

In 1939 the New York World’s Fair opens. Le coq sportif, now a diversified sporting brand, invents the sweat suit – the French dub it “The Sunday Uniform”. This approach to sports/ casual has been a staple of their clothing collections since. Their products combine the knowledge of subtle luxury with the ethos of adventure… Read More

HACKETT BESPOKE: BEST OF THE PRESS

The 2019 sunglass collection from Hackett Bespoke encompasses the heritage of eyewear fashions of the past together with a constant focus on the latest materials and construction that befits its expertise in tailoring. Modern manufacturing techniques give an update to round silhouettes while delicate and refined acetates on the market recreate vintage profiles. From product… Read More

SANDRO HOMME // SUNGLASS STYLE EDIT

Stamped with the heritage of the skateboarding culture, Sandro Homme celebrates the streetwear spirit of the 90s. Wearing a gob hat, the Sandro man freely mixes up chequered windbreakers and skater pants; terry cotton polo shirts and XXL shirts. Pants have straight-edges at the ankles. Technical sneakers are the footwear of choice. The style is… Read More

MEN’S PILOT SHAPES

A fresh twist on the poolside classic, Pepe Jeans’ pilot shapes have an eye-catching quality accentuated by choice metals and fashionable lenses. Entering the market in the early 1940s, the original aviator’s design has since been adopted as a generic style. Their evolution has been a shared experience in pop culture and currently makes them… Read More

PERFORMANCE FEEL

Modern manufacturing techniques and the unique flair of the Hackett style update the round pilot silhouettes seen widely throughout SUN19 range. Deftly cut in Ultra-Thin Acetate (UTA), style HSB887 is finer than the already thin models of previous collections. In fact, this double bridge pilot sunglass style is for those who have performance, comfort and… Read More