A&A OPTICAL, CREMIEUX EYEWEAR ”Contemporary classic style mixed with a timeless French Riviera touch” is how A&A Optical describes this men’s collection of 12 models. Created in collaboration with designer Stephane Cremieux of preppy men’s clothing brand Cremieux, the frames are made with handmade Japanese and Italian acetates and feature German and Austrian spring hinges. Inscribed on each model is a quote from Stephane Cremieux: “Ma vision du style,” meaning “My vision of style.” 800.492.4465, AAOpticalCo.com.

  • By adding an acetate rim to 0.6mm-thick beta titanium 153, MODO takes lightweight and flexible to the next level. Styles 4512 and 4513 feature an exposed metal brow in color combinations such as crystal acetate/gold titanium and blue tortoise acetate/blue titanium. 800.223.7610, MODO.com.
  • Seven models in soft, rounded shapes have been designed to flatter feminine faces. Whether in acetate or stainless steel, features include color blocking, glitter and marbleization in neutral colors such as black, ivory and tortoise with punchy accents of red, blue and emerald. 800.645.3733, CVOptical.com.
  • A full metal-rimmed frame incorporates a laser cut-out pattern on an acetate temple for a 3D-geometric effect. Available in black or slate, 158M includes the brand’s “globe” logo on the outside temple along with spring hinges and snap-in nosepads for easy adjustments. 800.765.3700, Zyloware.com.
  • By layering metal and acetate and using cutting effects to expose colors, styles for fall take a cue from the runway trend of sheer layering. Soft, feminine shapes incorporate unique details such as metal- wrapped endpieces and metal inlays. 800.242.8872, Tura.com.
  • Bright colors and patterns characterize three styles in two color choices each that have been added to this contemporary women’s collection. HK70 features either a mixed floral pattern or glittery frame top and temples while HK67 fuses a solid front with patterned temples. 800.292.4342, NouveauEyewear.com.

  • Designed for actor, musician and Carrera brand ambassador Jared Leto, two models (one sun and one ophthalmic) make a statement with strong rectangle frames crafted from high-density acetate. Stick temples incorporate the metal “C” logo inside the left end tip. 800.631.1188, Safilo.com.
  • Four ultra-light frames for men and women include a screwless, flexible hinge system that adapts to a wearer’s face. Acetate frames have two superimposed layers on the front and temples blended with solid and marbled colors in glossy and matte finishes for contrast. 800.526.8838, Morel-France.com.
  • Winner of the “Red Dot” Award for outstanding design, Urban Neo full-frame models incorporate flattened wire temples with ultra-thin frame fronts in compact retro shapes with velvet matte and glossy effects. Each style (two unisex, one men’s and one women’s) comes in six colors. 800.223.0180, Silhouette.com.
  • Two styles incorporate temple tip branding inspired by denim rivets and triple-layered acetate lamination. PJ3282 Knox features a modified square frame with tortoise pattern, and PJ3284 Myla pairs neutral brown and black with stronger colors such as pink, yellow, blue and green. 866.666.3662, MondotticaUSA.com.
  • Metal detailing, vintage
    colors and retro frame shapes dominate the fall/winter ‘17 collection. The rounded acetate FT0520 features polarized lenses with a bold and recognizable “T” logo on the frame front. 800.345.8482, Marcolin.com.

  • A fresh take on the original style released 20 years ago, the 6558 Series has been re-released to include the limited edition CRS-00052, crafted with custom acetate to mimic Murano glass. Frames incorporate five-barrel hinges and cut-and-paste inserts at the temple tips and a flat graphic O-base lens. 310.876.9735, ChristianRoth.com.
  • Four men’s and four women’s styles offer practical comfort as well as chic styling. EB32200 for women has a bendable frame designed to stay put and contrast coloring on the temple. A TR90 top mixed with a metal-rimmed bottom gives the men’s EB32008 a retro feel. 800.645.2121, Charmant.com
  • This classic rectangle in acetate has five-barrel hinges with silver and gold-tone accents that impart a distinguished look. Crafted and polished by hand, Cumberland comes in a choice of four sophisticated colors: deep tortoise, transparent gray, black and deep blue. 888.560.1060,
  • Available in three colors (black, tortoise and black/teal), this model comes with two clip-on lenses: one mirrored sun lens for daytime protection from UV rays and another anti-blue light clip-on that guards against harmful light emitted from electronics. 800.372.6372, ClaritiEyewear.com.
  • Merging the angle of The Hexagonal with the flat upper bar and temples of The General, Ray-Ban created this distinctive model that comes in seven colorways, including silver, gunmetal and polished gold. Lens options include G15, polar green and gray gradient, plus three gradient mirrors. 800.422.2020, Ray-Ban.com or Luxottica.com.



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