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“Blink” London Fashion Week: Streetstyle

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
London Fashion Week, streetstyle

London Fashion Week, streetstyle

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Enjoy! Lucy

“Blink” Accessories: Cutler and Gross, SS’14

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Today is the Spring Equinox. The season change is official and as far as we’re concerned, there’s a very specific way of celebrating that. Yup, it’s time to invest in some fresh shades!

If you’re after style and substance (great design, quality craftsmanship, all sorts of UV protection) then there is only one label to hit as far as we’re concerned; Cutler and Gross.  It’s kind of like once you’ve flown first class, anything else just seems a dreadful compromise. Well, so it is with a pair of Cutler and Gross shades.

Cutler and Gross, SS'14 campaign

Cutler and Gross, SS'14 campaign

Cutler and Gross, SS'14 campaign

Cutler and Gross, SS'14 campaign

The new season collection is inspired by the ‘English Garden Party’ and there are some gorgeous new shapes and some wonderful new colours too, including some fabulous new mirrored lens tints.  The women’s frames are rather glamorous and the men’s are more relaxed for an effortlessly stylish look. Here are some of our favourites.

1111 Crystalline Violet, Cutler and Gross

1111 Crystalline Violet, Cutler and Gross

0736 Autumn, Cutler and Gross

0736 Autumn, Cutler and Gross

1119 Grad Brown Amber, Cutler and Gross

1119 Grad Brown Amber, Cutler and Gross

0740 Dark Turtle 07, Cutler and Gross

0740 Dark Turtle 07, Cutler and Gross

You can take a look at the whole collection on Cutler and Gross site, or see a great selection on Avenue 32. Obviously if you want to get the full experience you should pop into their Knightsbridge store where you may well bump into a superstar or two, including Rihanna who appears to be a fan, choosing to wear C&G shades to the AW’14 Chanel show.

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Enjoy! Lucy

“Blink” London Fashion Week: Streetstyle

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
London Fashion Week, streetstyle

London Fashion Week, streetstyle

For more accessories posts, have a look here.

Enjoy! Lucy

“Blink” London Fashion Week: Streetstyle

Friday, March 14th, 2014
London Fashion Week, streetstyle

London Fashion Week, streetstyle

London Fashion Week, streetstyle

London Fashion Week, streetstyle

For more inspirational streetstyle, take a look here.

Enjoy! Lucy

“Blink” London Fashion Week: Streetstyle

Monday, March 10th, 2014
 London Fashion Week, streetstyle

London Fashion Week, streetstyle

For more of our London Fashion Week coverage, just take a look here.

Enjoy! Lucy

“Blink” London Fashion Week: Streetstyle

Friday, February 28th, 2014
London Fashion Week, streetstyle

London Fashion Week, streetstyle

For more great streetstyle posts, just click here.

Enjoy! Lucy

“Blink” London Fashion Week: streetstyle

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
London Fashion Week, streetstyle

London Fashion Week, streetstyle

For more streetstyle, click here. If you’d like to see more about London Fashion Week, look here.

Enjoy! Lucy

“Blink” Accessories: Fan Optics at BoB

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Back to Best of Britannia and I hope that you enjoyed our previous post about Jessica de Lotz, and here’s another British creative innovator that we think you should be looking out for (no pun intended…). Allow us to introduce you to Fan Optics, the passion project of design duo, Sarah Coburn (graphic designer) and Guillaume Furminger (product designer).

Fan was founded in 2010. Sarah and Guillaume discovered an almost abandoned British glasses manufacturer and set about reviving it’s fortunes, embracing the hand-making skills of the remaining few staff, hand in hand with Sarah and Guillaume’s aesthetic sensibilities and desire to create frames that are both well designed, relevant yet also instilled with a certain longevity that comes when products are made with care and attention to every detail. Fan use high quality Italian acetate to create their frames, but from vintage or ‘end-of-line’ stocks which ensures that each colour or finish of frame is only one of a limited edition run.

Sarah and Guillaume of FAN Optics

Sarah and Guillaume of FAN Optics

FAN Optics

FAN Optics

It was a delight to meet Sarah and Guillaume, and gain a brief insight into the passion they have for well designed, considerately produced, functional yet aesthetically pleasing glasses, especially as a proud specs wearer myself. If you’d like to have a try on yourself, here’s a list of their stockists.

For more accessories posts, have a look here. If you’d like to see more about events we’ve posted about, click here.

Enjoy! Lucy

“Blink” London Fashion Week: Streetstyle

Monday, October 21st, 2013
LFW streetstyle, Sept'13 "Blink London"

LFW streetstyle, Sept'13 "Blink London"

For more from London Fashion Week, have a look here.

Enjoy! Lucy

“Blink” London Fashion Week: Streetstyle

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013
LFW Sept13 "Blink London"

LFW Sept13 "Blink London"

For more streetstyle, take a look here.

Enjoy! Lucy