Seen here is a look at the offerings from eyewear label Native Sons. A project between Tommy O’Gara and NEIGHBORHOOD founder Shinsuke Takizawa, these made--in-Japan goods mix modern materials with handcrafted production methods. All acetates are based on plant-based cellulose with long-diamond-tooled core wires, an arrow-shaped hinge design and a star-nut configuration to adjust and hold hinge tension. The metal frames within this range feature high-grade titanium and antique plating.
Below are a couple more offerings from their 2012 fall/winter collection, which is set to release this month at select stockists including JOYCE Central in Hong Kong, colette in Paris and DSM in London:
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