Wooden sunglasses by Hout Couture

Kathalijne Van Zutphen Reader Find

By Kathalijne Van Zutphen in New Fashion on Tuesday 17 July 2012

Hout Couture is a South African company creating gorgeous, timeless sunglasses out of wood. Like a tree, each pair has its own unique grain. Currently only available online or in shops in South Africa and the Netherlands.

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Jawbone-style sunglasses by Emma Montague

Michelle Wilding Reader Find

By Michelle Wilding in New Fashion on Wednesday 27 June 2012

Emma Montague, an artist who has handy connections with the British Deer Society, is the creator behind these incredible deadly shades. They’re constructed using real deer jaws, black horn and acetate. Montague was inspired by the relationship between the shape of the jaw bone and sunglasses when the history-enthusiast put her Ray Bans down beside a mandible.

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Very French Gangster kiddy crime mugshots

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Photography on Wednesday 2 May 2012

Eyewear brand Very French Gangster has launched a series of crime mugshots of kids dressed in killer shades and glasses. The grown-ups among us could learn a thing or two from them on how to work that camera.

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Alpina M1 Vintage Sunglasses

Michelle Wilding Reader Find

By Michelle Wilding in New Fashion on Friday 23 December 2011

Add a little swagger to your style with the Alpina M1 vintage sunglasses. The 80s-made shades have been worn by the likes of Rick Ross, Jazy-Z, Victoria Beckham and Stevie Wonder to name a few. And now they’re available to buy at Bangkok’s funky SuperrZaaap! Terminal 21 store.

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Woodzee Sunglasses

Michelle Wilding Reader Find

By Michelle Wilding in New Eco on Wednesday 9 November 2011

Save the world and look good doing it with these green-friendly Woodzee shades. Each pair is constructed from either dark wood, zebra wood, pear wood or bamboo. And the lenses? They’re polycarbonate to ensure you protect your eyes as well as the environment. Cute!

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Nooka Mercury frames

Contributions Reader Find

By Akin in New Fashion on Wednesday 3 August 2011

Desiar and Nooka have collaborated to create some very limited shades. The Nooka Mercury frames were styled with Swarovski crystals around the lense the same color as the frames. The glasses come in three colors: white, black, and pink.

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Wooden Sunglasses by Waiting for the Sun

Marie Larkin Reader Find

By Marie Larkin in New Products on Wednesday 22 June 2011

These are the coolest thing ever! French label, Waiting for the Sun, makes a range of ubersmart shades from wood. There are heaps of styles to choose from. Very Grace Kelly and French Riviera. I can just imagine wearing them with a scarf around my head and the top down on my convertible as I […]

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Burberry Brights foldable sunglasses

Michelle Wilding Reader Find

By Michelle Wilding in New Products on Sunday 19 June 2011

How neat are the new Burberry Brights foldable sunglasses? They exude the panache of the classic wayfarer frame, only remodelled with functionality and a bright palette for fresh perspective.

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OTIS Eyewear

David Spencer Reader Find

By David Spencer in New Products on Friday 17 June 2011

I have an ongoing collaboration with these legends. It’s great to see my art expand to new formats and products. Perth has sun about eight months of the year, so these are invaluable.

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Sunglasses by Coco and Breezy

Jess Zaino Reader Find

By Jess Zaino in New Fashion on Thursday 3 March 2011

They live on planet C and B, two kooky and creative 20 year-old twin sisters, who are taking the human world by storm with their fierce brand of sunglasses. Coco and Breezy create studded and bullet-holed over-sized signature shields, but a recent trip to Paris inspired a wearable art, glow in the dark accessory line, […]

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W.O.W Sunglasses

Jess Zaino Reader Find

By Jess Zaino in New Products on Tuesday 2 November 2010

Kerin Rose has a sick sense of style. What you are looking at, if you could actually see, are the W.O.W. sunglasses by the accessory designer. Inspired by Wendy O. Williams, these glasses have six sterling silver spikes drilled through a clear band. Perfect for a night in of cuddling with your cutie in the […]

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Omar Seluj sunnies

Casper Johansson Reader Find

By Casper Johansson in New Fashion on Saturday 28 March 2009

Omar Seluj [pronounced Oh-ma Sir-luge] is a boutique sunglasses operation created by two Sydney guys who wanted to craft original designs in limited numbers for the sunglasses aficionado. The result is the debut range consisting of two styles in three different colours. All Omar Seluj sunnies are hand-crafted acetate, have spring hinges and boast UV 400 lenses. There are only 100 pairs of each colour.

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