Produced entirely in Germany and Poland, OVVO Optics frames are made of a composite of surgical steel and titanium. The combination of those two materials makes them extremely strong, light, and flexible, as well as hypoallergenic. The patented screw-free hinge is designed to withstand a pulling force of 90 pounds. Each OVVO Optics frame is made by hand, and undergoes a 65-85 step process to complete.
3D printed eyewear from Denmark! Using cutting edge 3D print technology, a pair of Monoqool frames is built up in layers of 0.1 mm, with each frame consisting of more than 300 layers. This magically transforms white polyamid powder into an extremely comfortable, light, strong pair of glasses. To really appreciate the manufacturing process, watch the video to the left!
Envisioned and designed by opticians in St. Louis with a five generation family history in the optical business, NW77th is a brand that caters to the urban chic lifestyle. Using the highest quality Italian and Japanese acetates in exclusive colors, NW77th frames are meticulously made in Japan and Korea. The result of all this are amazingly stylish, hip frames that you need to see and feel to truly appreciate!
Modo was born in 1990 in Soho, New York, under the entrepreneurial spirit of its founder, Alessandro Lanaro. Today, Modo creates some amazing, stylish frames using technologies such as their paper thin titanium, which gives their frames a great mixture of lightness and strength. Modo has also emerged as an industry leader in sustainability and social responsibility. Their Eco line produces frames using recycled content or bio-based materials, and also plants a tree for every frame sold. Modo is also a large supporter of Optometry Giving Sight, and donates a pair of glasses for every frame sold.
Fashion designer Derek Lam has brought his sophisticated yet relaxed style from the runway to the optical, with frames that are luxurious yet wearable. This collection of frames and sunglasses are playful with a hint of sophistication, just like the clothes he produces that make him an award-winning designer.
The idea for Babiators was born on a military base in Beaufort, SC, when one of the founders saw her fellow military wives’ kids squinting in the sun while their pilot Moms and Dads stood protected and stylish in their aviator sunglasses. Hence the birth of Babiators – safe, stylish, and durable kids’ sunglasses. Even better is that these sunglasses are guaranteed – if your child’s Babiators are lost or broken within one year of purchase, the company sends you a FREE replacement.
The Inface concept is all about creating beautiful authentic frame design and bringing it to the consumers. Every frame in the collection is unique and every little detail is taken care of. Inface Company wants to embrace and fit fashion frames to many types of faces – from kids to adults – therefore the collection contains a great variety of shapes, sizes, colors and materials. The 4 words that capture the idea and soul of the Inface brand : timeless, aesthetic, modern, and exclusive.
The only eyewear brand made of 95% recycled content or 63% biobased material. ECO shows their commitment to the environment by planting a tree for every frame sold. This company empowers customers to reuse ECO’s packaging and donate their unwanted eyewear to people in need, which provides the gift of sight to 314 million adults and children worldwide. ECO’s approach is based on the pillars: LOOK GOOD, FEEL GOOD, and DO GOOD.
SALT. is a brand for anyone who appreciates simple things made well. Born on the coast of California, SALT. combines the best of custom materials and Japanese Craftsmanship to create the finest in premium eyewear. The brand draws its inspiration from Nature’s effortless beauty: The Sea, The Air, The Land and their Timeless connection. Their mission is to capture this inspiration and infuse it into their product. All of nature’s beautiful shapes, details and colors. And like the inspiration itself and its unique moment in time, each piece of SALT. eyewear has its own fingerprint, finished by the hands of third generation Japanese artisans. SALT’s design language is timeless, remaining relevant as near term trends come and go.
Between traditional and casual, chic and off-beat with a ‘trendy London’ feel, the WOOW style will speak to all women and men with a sense of humor. The little message inserted in the end tip of the frame will make the wearer smile first thing in the morning. The WOOW collection is entirely developed by the Design Studio under the direction of Pascal Jaulet, produced and distributed by the FACE A FACE teams.
ZEAL Optics builds the highest quality eyewear for people who live for outdoor adventure. But that is just the beginning of the adventure. They focus on more than just being an eyewear company, and are guided by a simple set of beliefs: Use Less, Give Back, Explore More. This company is a part of the Maui Jim family.