The bigger the better. Sunglasses of course. Get your mind out of the gutter! Yesterday, I spent the morning trying on glasses and sunglasses and I was in my happy place. Just like Choupette’s Daddy, Karl Lagerfeld, I truly believe sunglasses hide all sins. The preview showcased year-round eyewear and sunwear with new collections from Kate Young for Tura, Brendel by Talbot Runhof, L.A.M.B and gx by Gwen Stefani.
Kate Young for Tura
Fashion’s most regarded celebrity stylist continues to translate her visionary styling into eyewear fashion, introducing the Kate Young for Tura 2017 eyeware collection. Kate Young for Tura boldly fuses retro styling and today’s Hollywood glamour resulting in a sophisticatedly modern optical and sun collection. Kate Young’s coveted style is anchored by neutral yet strong color choices through an earthy palette featuring rich tortoises, ambers, black, champagne, ivory and the occasional pop of red. Gold accents throughout the frames add luxury and visual contrast.
The Kate Young for Tura 2017 collection will launch nationwide with six optical styles, with a retail price range of $250-$275 along with eight sun wear styles, with a retail price range of $295-$350. Products are available in specialty optical boutiques nationwide. See a full list of retail partners
Brendel by Talbot Runhof
Tura Inc., the inventor of fashion eyewear in 1938, added Brendel by TALBOT RUNHOF to their slew of fashion eyewear back in March. The shades feature signature fabric with metallic threads from the Talbot Runhof runway collectio inlaid into the acetate and metal optical frames. The sunglasses offer contemporary combinations with dimension and a sophisticated color palette to match the global runway trends and to ensure they complement the Brendel woman’s wardrobe and skin complexions. See a full list of retail partners
L.A.M.B and gx by Gwen Stefani
For the second year, grammy Award-Winning musician, style icon and fashion entrepreneur Gwen Stefani and Tura Inc. unveil 2017 sunwear and optical collections from L.A.M.B. and gx by Gwen Stefani. Consistent with Gwen Stefani’s glamorous and innovative design vision for her iconic L.A.M.B fashion label, the 2017 eyewear collection is bold and sophisticated, dramatic and versatile. The line mixes masculine and feminine shapes with vibrant graphics including Gwen’s signature black and white palette, while also introducing rich tortoise and marble patterns in classic colors and a bright “popping” teal. The collection also features metal grommets and bold metal plaques in classic gold, rose gold, and gunmetal. Expect a blend of classic Hollywood glamour with edgy street style resulting in a retro rock & roll, yet high-fashion look.
The 2017 L.A.M.B. collection will feature 7 new optical styles, with a retail price range of $225-$275 and 11 brand new sun wear styles, with a retail price range of $189-$229. Products are available in department stores and specialty optical boutiques nationwide. See a full list of retail partners
gx by Gwen Stefani
The gx by Gwen Stefani optical collection features a similar approach to bold, playful colors and expressive shapes, with a more of a vibrant and fashion-forward edge. The angles are also a bit more dramatic with cat eye and square shapes, metal accents and custom 3-D patterns on the frames.
The gx by Gwen Stefani collection will include 6 new optical styles for $175. Products are available in department stores and specialty optical boutiques nationwide. See a full list of retail partners