DIVE INTO OUR HEAD-TURNING TOUR OF THE SEASON’S THREE MOST STUNNING SUNWEAR TRENDS. SPOILER: GET READY FOR ANIMAL-PRINTED LEATHER, SCORES OF STUDS AND CRYSTALS, PERFORATED METAL SHIELDS, RICH COLOR TO KNOCK YOUR SOCKS OFF, AND TRULY ONE-OF-A-KIND, OVER-THE-TOP EMBELLISHMENTS. FUR SIDE SHIELDS, ANYONE?
STILL LIFE PHOTOGRAPHY BY DAVID KRESSLER
STYLING + WORDS BY ERINN MORGAN
ART DIRECTION BY WILLIAM PFAFF
From left: Dior DiorSoReal from Safilo gold metal panto-shaped frame with ripped-effect, tricolored double-mirrored lenses made in the Safilo Lenti lens factory. Saint Laurent Classic 11 Shields from Kering
Eyewear gold pilot with mink fur side shields.
From top: Nicole Miller Strand C02 from L’Amy America gold metal aviator with leopard print temple inset. FYSH UK 2019 from WestGroupe modified metal square wrapped in rich leather. CH Carolina Herrera SHE694 from De Rigo REM modified rectangle acetate frame with cream and crystal inset and graphic polka-dot detail. Roberto Cavalli Cerreto 1042 from Marcolin snakeskin-motif-printed, leather-covered metal aviator.
From top: Original Penguin “The Iceman Sun” from Kenmark Eyewear modified metal aviator in burgundy metal. Steve Madden DOTZ from ClearVision Optical deep modified square shape in plum acetate with laminated metallic foil. Diane von Furstenberg Grace DVF 124S from Marchon metal laser-cut shield sunglass in burgundy. Phoebe P718 from Nouveau Eyewear in rose acetate with inlaid multicolored crystals.
Eyecare Business, Volume: 31 , Issue: January 2017, page(s): 56-59