Alain Mikli | High Fashion from the King of Eyewear

1366818887-85015900Eyewear designer to the rich and famous and Parisian artisan Alain Mikli is no stranger to high fashion, high profile design, but the designer’s SS13 line of women’s sunglasses takes on trend sunglasses to a whole new level. Mikli has been creating innovative and fashion forward eyewear for over 30 years. He rose to fame in the 80s when stars like Elton John began to sport his designs. Today, Mikli’s chic eyewear, which combines quality, style and functionality is worn by everyone from Beyoncé to Bono. It is actually Mikli who designed the iconic ‘shutter shades’ worn by Kanye West in his music video for “Stronger”. His latest collection nails just about every trend of the season. Here are our top picks from the new range and their corresponding trends, plus a less avant-garde alternative.  Continue reading

Céline Gold Chain Sunglasses

From fashionistas, to musicians (Tyga), and even regular sunglasses enthusiasts everyone and their mother was was looking for these Celine Chain Sunglasses. The Vintage Frames Company has just added the infamous Celine Chain Sunglasses to their sunglasses shop. To be quite honest, I have only ever seen two of these pair of Celine Chain Sunglasses ($3,900!!) in the media: one warn by Kim Kardashian, and the other by Tyga at the BET Awards last weekend (pic above). Continue reading