The Iconic P'8478 Aviator sunglasses: 40-Year Anniversary Limited Edition has arrived at Eyeballs Eyewear in Sydney. In 1978, Porsche design made history with the P'8478, the first sunglasses with interchangeable lenses. For the 40-year-anniversary, Porsche Design presents the legendary shades in a special '40Y' edition, limited to 1978 pairs and featuring an unique Matte-Black Titanium frame, with gold accents on the characteristic bridge, lens holders and nose pads. The new style comes in an exclusive travel box and four additional sets of coloured lenses. The frame is manufactured from high quality light-weight titanium. The lenses re made of scratch-resistant polycarbonate and offer 100% UV A & B protection. Drop into Eyeballs or call 93314650 to collect one of these ultimate Porsche sunglasses. Strictly limited to 1978 pairs around the globe.
The Caroline Abram colourful range includes frames in various shapes and colours and materials, for people of all ages.
Caroline says the women's frames are "all about femininity - they're very glamorous, even fit here are angles, everything is round, strong and sweet to suit the face of a woman which can be capricious, nice and strong".
Caroline says here frames "help to show something inside … maybe you are too shy to show this part of your personality but you can wear a frame and show something of yourself. That's the idea of the collection".
Perfect for every occasion - these glasses shapes are easy to wear, and delightfully comfortably. Drop into Eyeballs to check them out.
Dita Eyewear has released the Limited Edition Mach-Five 5 sunglasses in 2 new special colours: Black with Matte Black and Black Palladium with Rose Gold. And they have arrived at Eyeballs in Sydney.
The Dita Mach-Five sunglass styling is based on the sleek flair on 1950's racing and sports car. The Mach-Five aviator sunglasses feature titanium temple pieces and Dita's signature eye-rims and step down bevel lenses. Most notably the titanium mesh nose-bridge is a nod to automobile grill designs. The Dita Mach-Five lenses are both UVA and UVB blocking with a reflective coating. Besides the 2 new Limited edition colours, the Mach-Five also comes in Matte Black with Yellow Gold, as well as Gold with Blue Mirror lenses. They will certainly give your look a glamorous edge. Drop into Eyeballs and check out the latest Limited Mach-Five release from Dita Eyewear.
Dita Eyewear has released the latest eyewear collection, exploring the beauty of evolving transit technologies. Following a more directional edgy feel, these pieces are definitely ahead of the fashion curve.
Here are some of our favourite pieces that have just arrived at Eyeballs in Sydney. The Dita Erasure sunglass celebrates the cultural panache of midcentury design with a modern interpretation of a 1950's classic.
The Dita Eyewear Endurance 88 revisits a thrilling chapter from racing's halcyon years, with the muscular proportions of 1980s performance racing vehicles on full display in its glimmering facade. The Dita Eyewear Silica summons the sleek minimalism of the future with a cinematic elegance in a classic shield frame, infused with the allure of science fiction. Drop into Eyeballs Sydney and we can show you through the latest range. They're amazing.
Dita Eyewear’s design studio and world headquarters are located in Los Angeles, California. All Dita frames are hand made in Japan and use only the highest quality materials: titanium, 18K gold, white gold and the finest Japanese zyl acetates. Dita’s quality and attention to detail to each frame is unmatched. Simply holding a pair of Dita’s may seduce you for life. Their coveted vintage-inspired frames have quickly become the IT accessory for the high-powered fashion elite and celebrity A-list. Dita has built up an impressive celebrity clientele including Brad Pitt, Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen, Jessica Simpson, Penelope Cruz, Kate Hudson, Lenny Kravitz, Eva Mendez and Jamie Fox to name just a few. The Dita brand has established itself as long lasting and committed to producing premium products. Dita chooses to be exclusive, avoiding extensive advertising campaigns, superstar endorsement deals or sales to mass merchants. Solely for those who seek the finest quality, and dare to wear them, Dita will remain a brand that is highly sought after.
From its inception as a leather motorcycle riding-gear company, Chrome Hearts as evolved into an obsession-inspiring label and a cultural phenomenon. Taking a cue from its beginnings, Chrome Hearts's vast line includes hand-made jewellery in sterling silver, gold, platinum, and precious stones; clothing, eyewear, luggage and accessories. With a decidedly rigorous commitment to quality, every product is designed, manufactured and produced in small quantities to ensure absolute attention to detail at the factory in Hollywood, California. Chrome Hearts incorporates many stylish metals, from sterling silver to 22K gold, into each pair of Chrome Hearts sunglasses they create. Each Chrome Hearts frame is like an individual work of art, and past designs continue to be highly sought after by collectors.
The Celine eyewear and sunglasses collection have many iconic details, the most famous is the three pin hinge detailing, and this detailing is a super minimalist feature however it gives a great impact on the collection. The Celine range is predominately using classic colours, like black and dark tortoiseshell, these colours are perfect for every outfit and ensure that the Celine glasses and sunglasses will be an investment piece. The Celine eyewear collection is created in Padua, Italy where skilled and experienced staff create the Celine eyewear range. The Celine glasses and sunglasses are a popular collection and have been spotted on many celebrities, the collection takes their inspiration from vintages shape but has a modern twist, with very clean lines. Some of the collection features the Celine plaque on the side of the glasses, for a perfect finish. The whole collection have an instant design feature of Celine and will be a fantastic addition to any wardrobe.
CHANEL is a brand well known for their beautiful clothing and accessories created by Coco Chanel. CHANEL has added eyewear to their exclusive collection tipping the hat in high end fashion. CHANEL eyewear leaves no detail unfinished. The latest eyewear campaign by Chanel has seen the luxury fashion brand break their own boundaries as they embody a new found energy and zest for life. The campaign features up and coming faces such as Lily Rose Deep, Cara Delevingne and Willow Smith. All CHANEL eyeglass and sunglass frames are inspired by Coco Chanel’s previous creations using symbolic embellishments of fine leathers, metals and beautiful semi-precious stones. Check out the latest CHANEL eyewear collection, just arrived at Eyeballs.
The origins of Ray-bans was founded in 1937 by Baush&Lomb for the US Army after Lieutenant John MacCready returned from a balloon flying adventure and complained that the sun had damaged his eyes. He asked Baush&Lomb, a well established optical company to create a sunglass that would provide protection and also look elegant. Pilots in the United States Army immediately adopted the sunglasses. The Ray-Ban Aviator became world famous when General Douglas MacArthur was pictured wearing them in footage of WWII. In recent years the Ray-Ban wayfarer has become the sunglass of choice for celeb starlets and fashion bloggers world wide. The frames are light, strong, flexible and extremely comfortable for the wearer. They are produced with a monoblock hinge which does not include welding in the front of the frames making the frames less likely to break due to opening and closing. G15 lenses transmit the colour equally by retaining their true values resulting in greater clarity and visual comfort for the wearer.
Barton Perreira was created in 2007 by accessories designer Paty Perreira and optician Bill Barton Perreira. Her strong aesthetic prowess paired with his discerning technical knowledge came to be the force behind Barton Perreira. A unique brand of restrained glamour and meticulous design. Barton Perreira glasses are never mass-produced, unlike most eyewear companies that use machines to pump out hundreds of thousands of identical frames. Instead, Barton Perreira’s eyewear is handmade by skilled artisans and produced in limited quantities, making each piece as exclusive and unique as the wearer. Designed in-house and built from the ground up, every frame from Barton Perreira is a work of art. The famous faces who have worn Barton Perreira glasses include Brad Pitt, Orlando Bloom, Ryan Gosling, David Beckham, and Giovanni Ribisi. Ribisi, who you may recognize from movies like Avatar and Saving Private Ryan, became the face of Barton Perreira for two years and went on to launch his own line of designs in collaboration with the brand. The pair of frames – aptly named ‘the Giovanni’ and ‘the Ribisi’ – feature classic round frames with a vintage flair.
Danish luxe eyewear company Lindberg takes minimal, rimless and lightweight frames to a level of superior quality and design. Lindberg eyewear features no traditional screws, rivets or welds, making them stand out for their lightness, durability and comfort. Lindberg's impeccable craftsmanship and design ethos reflects a radically different way of thinking about all the details of modern eyewear. Reflecting a connoisseur's appreciation of exception design and materials, surfaces and finishes, beyond the mainstream norm. Each Lindberg frame is made to order, combining unique materials and production technologies that they have developed themselves, and the best of individual craftsmanship. Each frame is customised to your particular preferences, hand-finished and individually numbered.
Every pair of Tom Ford glasses and sunglasses have an effortless elegance and style which represents a timeless look. The first true luxury sunglass brand of the 21st century. The Tom Ford eyewear style and finish of each frame is superb, being completed by hand in Italy. The latest collection Tom Ford has designed for both men and women, uses a combination of metal and acetate styles. Bold, yet elegant, they exude sophistication and a sense of luxury. A must have for many celebrities, Tom Ford glasses and sunglasses are seen on top names such as Brad Pitt, Daniel Craig, Kanye West and Angelina Jolie.
The Persol collection is an iconic collaboration of glasses and sunglasses that have been designed and handcrafted in Italy. The Person collection is a luxury Italian eyewear brand that boasts excellt quality and a wealth of design experience. Persol meaning 'for sun' offers a range that are timeless classics and are trend setters. Persol is founded in 1917 by Giuseppe Ratti, and has steadily become an iconic name in the world of sunglasses with a slew of A-list celebrities ranging from Steve McQueen and Muhammad Ali to Jay Z and Ryan Gosling, securing the brand a reputation for quality and unparalleled style. Every pair of Persol glasses, with an exquisitely stylised look at the traditional methods and techniques used to create the silhouettes that have stood the test of time.
The Anne et Valentin design philosophy today remains true to its humble beginnings. Anne et Valentin's goal is to 'create collections full of energy, vitality and freshness. Timless which without being predictable'. These beautiful frames are now at Eyeballs Eyewear Sydney. Anne et Valentin frames are inspired by the designers' desire to create for others what they would wish to wear themselves. Anne et Valentin remains handcrafted in the Jura region of France, and uses titanium produced in Japan. The French specialize in acetate, while the Japanese produce the highest quality titanium in the world. All Anne et Valentin frames are still hand-crafted and the product of a 30-step hand-cutting and finishing process. The quality of Anne et Valentin eyewear is the product of the best materials and the best processes. Come have a look at yourselves. You will be beautifully surprised.
The latest and more colourful Thierry Lasry sunglasses has arrived at Eyeballs in Sydney. The Thierry Lasry eyewear range is based on the concept of 'futuristic vintage'. Thierry gets his inspiration from vintage designs and materials but incorporate modern and avant-garde touches to them. Entirely hand-made in France, Thierry Lasry sunglasses are made with the best craftsmanship techniques and traditional know-how. The sunglasses only use acetates coming from the old Italian house Mazzucchelli. No oversized logos appear on the temples. Creativity and quality serve as the trademark of the brand. Drop into Eyeballs to check out the latest sunglasses and eyewear from Thierry Lasry.
Just arrived in Sydney - the latest Dita Glasses and Sunglass collection began with an abstract concept proposed among members of the design team: The allure of the unknown. Definitely futuristic, minimal yet supremely beautiful.
When it comes to sunglasses, not all frames are equal - or flattering. Ahlem Manai-Platt, who worked at Acne and Miu Miu before launching her label, Ahlem, has her own totally distinctive eyewear style.
Ahlem frames do not jump out, nor do they yell for attention. On the contrary, these frames are full of personality but quietly sophisticated. All the eyewear are designed to fit people, and enhance one's true self without making them look as though they're trying too hard. Drop into Eyeballs and check out Ahlem's latest sunglasses.
In 1978 the European luxury and lifestyle brand Porsche Design created a unique eyewear style icon. As the first Porsche design spectacles ever, it set a milestone not only in the area of the design, but also the revolutionary interchangeable lens design.Hardly any other sunglasses have caught the spirit of the times to such a degree, and they are still a must have and beloved accessory of international celebrities all over the world. Come to Eyeballs to check out these true icons!
Philippe Starck is a well known French designer. Together with Alain Mikli, Philippe Starck have worked together to make the world's most advanced, durable, and timeless frames. Philippe Starck describes his eyewear collection as 'timeless timeless', noting how it is one of the world's only eyewear brands that does not rely on a logo to sell. They are remarkable because of their design - especially the unique, 360 degree, multi-directional hinge, called Biolink. Drop into Eyeballs to check out the latest sunglasses and eyewear from Philippe Starck.
New York designer Thom Browne has been collaborating with Dita eyewear since 2011. Creator of a uniquely American fashion aesthetic, Thom Browne is a winner of countless fashion designer honours. Them Browne eyewear is sophisticated, yet unconventional, inspired by the eras of the 1950s to 1970s. The frames are made using only the finest Japanese acetate and titanium for their incomparable beauty, comfort and durability. Drop into Eyeballs to check out the latest beautiful eyewear from Thom Browne. Now in Sydney!