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:
These people are either definitely over-confident or have no idea of the consequences if the glass breaks. 30 people took turns to whack a piece of glass while standing 1,000 ft above a valley. It didn't break. Check it out: Read more