The almost invisible glasses and they look so delicate. Silhouette frames are so strong and reliable NASA chose them for the astronauts to wear in space. Super comfortable, light and adjustable it’s almost like not wearing eyewear.
Named after the famous designer who said “‘have nothing in your home that is not either useful or beautiful” this range conforms to his ethos, being both beautiful and useful. A British designed brand that manages to be fashion forward; comfortable; well made and reasonably priced.
Flexon is the brand of choice for those with active lifestyles; active kids or pets. Flexon frames bounce back into shape after ‘accidents’ that would destroy other frames. Made to exacting standards they’ll also keep their smart, new looks for years as well.
Made in Italy, from beautiful subtle acetates (plastics) with sophisticated shapes and a high quality lasting polish, these are a favourite choice for our staff’s own frames. Basically, they look good; stay looking good; are really comfortable and have a good choice of classic and fashion looks.
For over 90 years good taste and a certain “je ne sais quoi” have been the hallmark of Lafont. Combining unparalleled expertise, with an emphasis on elegance and sophistication, these Art Deco inspired frames make Parisian chic accessible .
Created in Hawaii for the Beach Life, these sun spex deal effortlessly with heat and glare, keeping you comfortable and safe. Seriously, everything from sea urchins to sharks can be hiding under the glare, and 30% of face cancers occur on the delicate skin around the eyes. If you love the outdoor life these are your best choice and are available in prescription and ready readers as well as regular Plano lenses.
Calvin Klein is one of the world's leading designer lifestyle brands with products that resonate globally. The Calvin Klein Collection represents a sleek modernity, characterised by provocative and sophisticated designs with immaculate details and innovative materials.
Handcrafted Great British design, a favourite of the fashion pack not least because they designed the ‘Kingsman’ frame to go with Great British Tailoring as well as many other designs for catwalks, movies and TV. They are really well made, from high quality materials, and have larger range of quirky but very wearable frames. i.e. comfortable but still fun and unusual.
Made from Bio based plastic, and fully recyclable, while also being well designed, well made, and comfortable to wear. Perfect for the eco warrior.
Neubau frames are bio based from fully recyclable plastic. They are also well designed; well made and comfortable. These frames hold their shape really well and don’t react to sweat or heat which is very useful if you work up a sweat at the gym or do a lot of cooking. Tested by Jan both here and in 90 degrees heat abroad. Pair these with antifog lenses for the ultimate wear and forget you’ve got them on.
DUTZ Eyewear is a very distinctive brand, bursting with funky two- tone colours and finished in matt stainless steel with coatings of the highest quality. Combine this with an eclectic mix of hand-made acetates and you have a real winner! - Holland’s cheekiest brand of glasses.
The Prue Leith collection fromRonit Furst consists of designs in bright tones like blue, green, red and purple. They have hand printed patterns such as tortoiseshell on sleek and cohesive acetate frames designed to suit all face shapes. You may well have seen Jan wearing these out and about!
Here are the specs kids want to wear! The Whiz Kids ranges are crammed full of fun, funky styles in bold colours and eclectic patterns. Built to last, designed to please, the frames come in both metal and plastic with a choice of playful patterns including stripes, hearts, pastels and more!
Launched in 2004, P+US Eyewear… is created to demonstrate personality and a unique style. You will love the progressive designs in aluminium and stainless steels. Extremely lightweight, and with colours that will seduce, this collection is simply irresistible.
Christoper Cloos has a passion for combining new thinking with vintage frames and implement the best of both worlds in their Danish designs. These designs implement fresh details with a timeless look.
Cazal Eyewear is fashionable and seductive: what sets these stylish titanium spectacles apart are sophisticated details and harmonious colour compositions. Their design combines a touch of luxury with elegant lightness.
Hublot - French for ‘Port Hole’ expresses the nautical design of the frames and precise engineering using unique screws in the shape of a ‘H’. Made from light titanium, acetate and tungsten (four times harder than titanium) plated in gold and palladium, these bold frames are going to get noticed! On closer inspection you will see the stunning hand engraving and attention to detail that you would expect from a fine Swiss watch maker.
There’s nothing ordinary about a Blackfin frame. Made from pure Japanese titanium (that weighs 40% less and is twice as strong as aluminium) and Italian flair that add up to the excellence of two worlds. Blackfin Nano-Plating combines design and molecular treatments to obtain amazing finishes and colours created by hand for a perfect finish for every single frame. The frame can be personalised with the wearer’s name, an acronym or a special marking to make the frame even more unique. Eyewear moulded with the hands, and also the heart, truly a masterpiece of engineering, technology and design. Sophisticated and durable, Blackfin titanium glasses are really light and comfortable to wear and don't easily lose their shape.