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:
Designer Andrew Heath has imagined iconic characters from TV, music and video games into sweet icy treats. A limited edition of 50 prints will be available exclusively at the upcoming Lexington Comic and Toy Convention. See if you can recognize them all here: Read more
Givenchy introduces another version to its signature trainer. The White Leather Baseball Stitch High-Top features baseball inspired hand stitched detailing throughout its tonal uppers with muted branding found at the back of the rubber sole and pressed at the top of the tongue. Read more