Sunday, October 19, 2014

Luxottica: A Superstar Lineup of Sunglasses and Eyeglasses...

There is just one place to go for all of your sunglass needs and desires. Luxottica is your one-stop shop for all of the brands you already know and love! There are dozens but we're going to name-drop just a few... Alexander McQueen, Burberry, BVLGARI, Dior, Dolce & Gabanna, Gucci, Maui Jim, Oakley, Oliver Peoples West, Rayban, Tiffany & Co., Tom Ford, and Versace. And that's not even half!!!

Luxottica is an Italian eyewear company and it's the world's largest eyewear company in general. Leonardo Del Vecchio started the company in 1961 in Belluno, Italy. He started off as a tool and die maker in Milan, but turned his metalworking skills into a form of art for eyewear. Luxottica also owns The Sunglass Hut

Luxottica has a smorgasbord of spectacular sunglasses for the entire family. Your most difficult decision will be choosing just one or two, or three or four.  Happy shopping and here are some of our favorites to get your blood pumping...

Women's styles:

Dolce & Gabanna. DG4234 57 Enchanted Garde. Dolce & Gabanna is he dream. It's a luxury brand that is distinguished by its stylistic originality combined with the superior sartorial content of its creations. It's a brand whose essence lies in its contrasting features. Add a splash of color to your look with this eye-catching Enchanted Beauties style. The oversize square-shaped sunglass is characterized by the iconic Animalier print (love it), metallic details, and includes an exclusive matching case in Animalier fabric.

Christian Dior. ENVOL3/S. For his first fashion shows, Mr. Dior sat his clients in the Grand Salon of the Dior Maison on small gold concert chairs with square cane bottoms in the style of Napolean III. Today, this elegant pattern and iconic theme is the symbol of Dior top lines. This style is luxurious and aspirational. It's elegant, for the feminine cosmopolitan woman. Blend sophisticated and modern styling with a Haute Couture touch and that is the essence of this trend-setting brand. Precious and unique materials set Dior apart from the rest of the fashion world.

Alexander McQueen. AMQ4239. Dramatic fashion shape, unexpected but recognizable details and unique color combinations combine to make a renowned sunglass brand. Unusual and natural materials make it a standout brand. This acetate frame features metal bubble studs across the brow and along the temples. It is stunning! The Alexander McQueen engraved logo also adorns each temple. WOW!

Tiffany & Co. 4089B. Throughout the 20th century, Tiffany's designs have captured the essence of the New York lifestyle. From the eras of cool jazz and swing to those of post-war simplicity and harmony, Tiffany was there from every champagne toast to every "I do." Tiffany remains a timeless symbol of elegance and refinement. This gorgeous style has beautiful Victoria clusters that adorn each temple on this exquisite cat-eye frame. It features a monoblock hinge which opens the flower's petals when the temple folds closed. Inspired by the timeless Tiffany jewelry collection, this style is a lavish must-have!

Burberry. 4187 54. Established in 1856, Burberry has a rich heritage of innovation and craftsmanship. Based in London, the company has a global reputation for functional design with a unique British sensibility. Timeless and elegant, this new and exclusive style references the iconic trench coat, which was designed by Thomas Burberry. The gold colored metal wire at each temple is laser-engraved with the house check.

Prada. PR270S. Not every face is the same. Prada knows that and their shapes were made to complement your features with longer and curved temples, curved nosepads and adjusted frame angles. They're stylish and comfortable. This pair of sunglasses is a piece of art that goes above and beyond your expectations. Be polished to perfection in a baroque-inspired square style. The scrolls sculpt the temples of these signature glasses.

Men's Styles:

Ray-Ban. RB4105 Wayfarer Folding Classic. Ray-Bans are recognizable everywhere. They have become a true worldwide phenomenon. Ray-Bans are preferred by legends, loved by individuals, and imitated by everyone. The Wayfarer Folding Classic takes the authentic icon, reinterpreting and transforming it into a new, highly-functional pair of glasses. Ray-Ban's most iconic shape is now compact, portable and still as stylish as ever with its folding design. The frames are still black, but you can choose from crystal green, polarized, crystal grey gradient and crystal green mirror blue lenses. Just when you thought the Wayfarer couldn't get any better.

Maui Jim. 405 Makaha. Put on a pair of Maui Jims and instantly 99.9% of glare disappears, as well as 100% of harmful and damaging UV rays. The world's true colors come shining through like never before with a pair of Maui Jims. This style is perfect for playing sports or catching rays at the beach. It's sporty, with a semi-rimless frame that offers an unobstructed view. The ultra-durable, lightweight grilamid frame features grey polycarbonate lenses and complements a wide range of facial shapes. This is one frame that will look good on any man!