Eyewear designer brands by country
In France, eyewear design is part of history : the first factories started their production 150 years ago, and are still active today ! Whether chic and fashionnable like those of Anne & Valentin, Caroline Abram, Sabine Be. or Jean-Philippe Joly, or very modern and colorful like Jean-François Rey’s or Variation Design’s, glasses can also honor their region with ecological material like Naoned and its seaweed models, or Sébastien Geslin and its lovingly hand-carved wooden creations… A whole world to discover !
You want to be in America ? With those great eyewear brands coming right from the United States, Life can be bright in America ! TAVAT was born in California. Inspired by the laid-back and outdoor way of life typical of this State, this creator invite you to chill and relax… But if you want to keep it smart and elegant, chose for instance to wear SALT. glasses : the perfect mixture for a chic but relaxed style !
Nestled in the heart of the Alps mountains, Switzerland is a dream-like country… Reknowned for its lakes and white summits, it is also famous for its jewellers and clockmakers. Götti is one of the eyewear brands who have inherited of this know-how : sculpting metal and acetate, they create the most futuristic, innovative glasses… For men and women, available in solar and optic versions, there’s a world of luxurious objects to discover. Unconventionnal, radical and adventurous, Swiss glasses will surely surprise you…
In Denmark, as everybody knows, the weather is cold and people live in harmony with nature. But behind the postcards landscapes made of wooden houses, great lakes, forests and other little mermaids, hide real craftsmen who offers their talents to eyewear design. Orgreen is one of those brands who creates true jewels, carved in the most luxurious materials… Only for the beauty of your eyes. So cross the seas, confront the elements or just jump into a plane to discover this beautiful island !
Welcome to Italy ! What’s so special about this country ? What are the ingredients of this way of life called Dolce Vita ? Maybe the sun, the deep blue sea and the delicious food… Or maybe the feeling of being surrounded by beautiful objects, carved by talented craftsmen : some of those eyewear artists, like Blackfin, are specialised in metallic glasses… When others, like Talla Eyewear, imagine luxurious glasses for men ! There’s so many treasures left to discover…
Go East ! With its world-famous high-tech industry, Germany constantly brings innovation in every possible area… Including in eyewear design. German creators invite us in their artistic world : Haunted by the Bauhaus spirit, their glasses can be sober, as well as colorful and extremely modern… Or even futuristic, like You Mawo, who is not afraid of breaking old esthetic codes to invent new ones. Discover how the wind of change blow straight into the face of glasses!
If you hear about maple tree forests, indian summers and giant frozen lakes, you will think… About Canada obviously ! But this huge country hides unexpected diversity… From the Atlantic to the Pacific, from Montreal to Vancouver, canadian eyewear designers will surprise you with their craftsmanship and their very fashionable creations. Their favorite material ? Wood of course ! When some of them enhance the raw aspect of this ecological ressource, others use it to tailor the most trendy glasses ever…
Japan, country of the rising sun, is famous for its knowledge in manufacturing high-tech objects. But did you know that glasses are among them? Japanese brands invent today the glasses of tomorrow… They will probably be made of titanium, one of the most solid and light weight metals existing on earth. And if they are japanese, they will be hand made by talented craftsmen, able to transform this material into high end, premium quality glasses : keep your eyes open, maybe they already exist…
In Korea, Eyewear brands manufactur fully original models… In the Land of the Morning Calm, talented craftsmen know how to create glasses as futuristic as the great buildings, as spicy as the local food and as poetic as the greenest lands when spring begins. The pop colors and groovy shapes will make you travel through Seoul unique music culture : Are you ready for the show ? Wear those fantastic glasses, and let’s the concert begin!
You may know Belgium for its huge beaches, beaten by the wind, where you can delight with the best mussels and fries on earth ? Or maybe for its surrealist painters, like Magritte, and its futuristic monuments like the atomium? But did you know that in this flat land, every day, eyewear designers invent tommorrow’s glasses? 3D printing and et metal carving have no more secrets for them ! Weather brightly colored or soberly decorated, they’re really worth discovering…
Welcome to one of the smallest countries in the world ! Hidden between France, Belgium and Germany, Luxembourg shelters eyewear brands specialised in carving noble materials. Among them, Gold and Wood sculpts… Guess what ? Gold and wood ! These luxurious objects are waiting to be discovered: talented craftsmen invite you in their workshop… Enter with them in this warm, muffled world, where each pair of glasses is skillfully manufactured during long hours, to end up as a true jewel !
Did you know that Austrian eyewear creations can be very surprising ? Johann Von Goisern, for instance, invents chic and colorful solar and optic models. In this country surrounded by mountains, other brands are specialised in printing next generation glasses with 3D technologies. To discover even more futuristic designs and materials, like titanium, don’t hesitate to hit the slopes and climb to the highest summits : In these beautiful regions, eyewear designers have many more secrets to reveal !
Can you feel the sun on your skin? Do you hear this air of flamenco ? Welcome to Spain, fiesta is calling you ! Warm and colorful, spanish glasses are full of a very mediterranean spirit… The great blue sea inspires spanish eyewear designers : wether sober or bold, sunglasses or eye glasses invite you for a dance! Join this joyful farandole, you could be surprised… Gaudi or Picasso may have left their artistic print to those extraordinary creations !
Welcome to England… It’s already tea time, and the British eyewear designers invite you to delight with their luxurious creations. So chic ! Ladies and Gentlemen, it’s time to discover which brands are the Londoners’ secret to stay so flegmatic, now that bowler hat and walking cane are out of date… If you love fashion, you just have cross the Channel to discover original, imaginative, extraordinary glasses… And don’t forget : tomorrow’s trends are already in England !