We now have a separate shop area displaying a vast quantity of very rare Retro Eyeglasses and Retro Sunglasses. All our Retro Eyewear consists of Vintage Glasses and Retro Sunglasses stock dating to before 1990s. These retro eyeglasses plus sunglasses are brand new and have been in our own storage rooms for over 20 years.
Entry into this area of our shop is strictly by a pre-arranged appointment & reserved for the serious collectors of Vintage Glasses and Retro Eyeglasses from a by gone era. To limit wear & tear no casual browsers are allowed.
Amongst others, our Vintage Eyeglasses, Retro Glasses and Sunglasses are of the following brands. Please note except Silhouette all other brands stated here were before 1990 manufactured by some of the most original & iconic eyeglasses & sunglass frame factories that no longer exist. Some of these brand names have been licensed or now belong to other companies. Notes: (E&OE)
Anglo American Eyewear (pre-1990 only; so all made in England)
Christian Dior (Optyl)
Polo Ralph Lauren
Persol (Ratti only; pre Luxottica)
Rayban (B&L only, pre Luxottica)
Robert La Roche
Vogue (Very Rare Florence Line only, pre Luxottica)
& many others