Through Summer Lens

Text: Maria Ioanna Dagari

 

Colorful with summer patterns or monochrome with plain frames, eyewear is essential for everyone’s summer suitcase and daily routine.

Tortoiseshell Lanvin sunglasses from the “Les Visages” collection

Alber Elbaz, creative director of Lanvin, has designed a capsule collection of sunglasses, in order to celebrate 10 years at the label’s helm. With the logo of Lanvin autographed by the designer on the frames, the collection is a summer favorite.

 

Marc by Marc Jacobs

Marc by Marc Jacobs is launching two 1980s inspired collections of sunglasses, on the occasion of the second “Invisible Tour”, a series of concerts supported by the famous label. Available in limited edition, the sunglasses feature urban-style graffiti frames.

 


Acetate Kenzo sunglasses

Both square and round frames, exotic patterns and camouflage motifs are the elements of the Spring/Summer 2013 collection of the French brand Kenzo. Seven jungle-themed models are available for sale in the brand’s boutiques.

 


Nicholas Kirkwood

Inspired by the 1960s decade, Nicholas Kirkwood designed for Pollini a pair of eccentric sunglasses. The cat-eye design feature false eyelashes and is available in fun, summery colors like baby blue and mint green.

 

[default photo: Linda Farrow x Erdem sunglasses]