Italian eyewear brand SUPER has debuted its Visiva Series for 2012 summer. A total of four frames were included in the release, which achieves a nostalgic feel by incorporating a vintage color palette. Taking cues derived from ’70s and ’80s visuals, a summer vacation slideshow theme stays consistent throughout the collection. Representing a casual summer range, the label features its popular Basic and Flat Top Small styles alongside the familiar America and Panama. Availability is offered from the SUPER online store, while pricing stands at €150 EUR (approximately $188 USD) each.
“Philip Karlberg. the artist has painstakingly arranged over a thousand wooden pegs on several boards complemented by strategic lighting in order to hint at the faces of well known public figures wearing sunglasses typical to their dress in his new series ‘pin art’. each of the peg-in-hole pieces pictures the likeliness of several famous faces including karl lagerfeldt, john belushi, Jackie O, Johnny Depp, Lady Gaga, and Steve Mcqueen wearing contemporary frames upon their wooden visage for plaza magazine. the artist says of his time-intensive project, ‘it was a real challenge to sculpt the faces of some classic wearers of sunglasses. it took me six days to shoot the six faces and around 1,200 sticks were used’
Brooklyn-based eyewear brand Contego announces the release of The Bellow, named after the American Nobel Laureate Saul Bellow. The quality crafted sunglasses feature CR39 lenses with 100% UVA/UVB protection and temples fitted with stainless steel optical spring hinges. All three are now available at finer Contego stockists, including the brand’s webstore.
Urban outfitters Embarrassing Photo sunglasses.
No more embarrassing internet photos when wearing these.
The Burberry Bright Fold-able Sunglasses have the ability to change into a petite, portable size, which allows you to take your sun glasses with you everywhere, you never know when your going to need them. Not only are they compact they are a great looking pair of sunglasses , they come in variety of colors.
Price $202.00 dollars
Wooden sun glasses from Schwood. Made from East Indian Rosewood colours vary from “very dark brown to black with fine, closely spaced dark veins and white lines”. I really want these.
PIG Shop has taken stock of this new version of the SUPER W model, done up in a leather-wrapped colorway dubbed the “Zimen.” The sunglasses, offered in a limited run of 33, are each individually numbered, handmade in Italy with the brand’s signature use of Carl Zeiss lenses. In addition, each pair comes with a hand signed greeting card from SUPER founders Daniel and Simon Beckerman.