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Eco-Friendly Eyewear and Sunwear

ROLF

ROLF Spectacles „Excellence 92“ from the evolved collection has been awarded the highest Spark Product Design Award, the Spark! Award. The elegant, masculine eyewear design is available in four different wood combinations - smoked eucalyptus, bog oak-maple-bog oak, bog oak-walnut and robinie steamed and handcrafted in the Tirol. ROLF Spectacles combines exclusive eyewear design withfinest natural materials, innovative technologies and high levels of craftsmanship.
www.rolf-spectacles.com

Sires Eyewear

Sire’s Crown Eyewear is the leading design house of hand-crafted and eco-friendly wooden eyewear in the marketplace. With eight vintage styles of frames to choose from, each piece is molded from a composite mixture of cotton fiber and wood pulp, and then customized with thousands of options and combinations of thin wood veneer, making each pair of glasses one of a kind and completely unique. www.sireseyewear.com

Marchon

Skaga is proud to introduce its first-ever eco-friendly acetate frames that are 100% biodegradable and recyclable. Called M49, the acetate comes from Mazzucchelli 1849. Mazzucchelli’s M49 is a cellulose acetate, the most widely spread organic compound in nature, produced from cotton and wood-pulp fibers. It is manufactured under a new formulation using substances from renewable sources.The collection showcases a sleek design aesthetic with modern appeal. www.marchon.com

Nature Eyes

Looking good & saving the planet at the same time! What could be better. The Wood collection from Nature Eyes is the only one made from trees coming from specific plantations reserved for the eco-label wood industry and certified by the FSC (Forest Stewartship Council). www.linkskin.com

Zimco Optics

Zimco Optics Inc® introduces their new and exciting, lighter than air, Oxygen Collection. These extremely flexible frames are made from ULTEM, a unique material with 100% memory, allowing the frames to “bounce” back to their original shape. This collection offers incredible shapes, colors, and flexible temples. www.zimcooptics.com

Zeal Optics

The Ellume lens by ZEAL Optics is made from a plant-based bonding agent, thus replacing the petroleum-based bonder. With no compromise in the optical clarity or impact resistance. Ellume doesn't skimp on protection or prevention; you will still be protected from UVA/B and C as well as HEV light. M49 Through our partnership with Mazzucchelli, we have developed a proprietary mix of natural wood pulp fibers and cottonseeds to create a biodegradable sunglass. Today, bio-plastics like the ones we are using, play an increasingly important role in the global supply chain by reducing our overall carbon footprint. www.zealoptics.com

Modo

The Eco style DUBAI is known for its handsome Retro-chic design. The ECO Born recycled collection offers 95% recycled acetate. In addition, ECO plants a tree for each frame sold. ECO’s approach is based on the pillars “Look Good”, “Feel Good” and “Do Good”. Eco is something that Modo is very passionate about and has been for some time. www.modo.com

Brooklyn Spectacles

Brooklyn Spectacles has a Wood Collection that are acetate frames by nature, processed with an unique hand-finshed treatment that ultimately creates the wood-look. Without using any real timber, they're eco-friendly. You can experience the rustic touch of wood with the light weight comfort and ease of acetate. Each pair is truly hand-made. www.brooklynspectacles.com

Herrlicht

A pioneer in making wood frames the HERRLICHT brand is renowned since 2005. From the beginning on they were made by hand from 100% wood – even the hinges. The wood used for the glasses is either walnut, maple, cherry or fumed oak, each with its typical colour and texture. Not only does the material have warmth, flexibility and uniqueness, it is also sustainable and eco friendly. And such a frame is no mass product: every one has its own story to tell, much like the rings of a tree. www.herrlicht.de

Marcolin

The new TB1310 optical frames from Timberland for men are the latest entry to the Earthkeepers™ collection, a line designed to inspire a tangible change in our environmental conduct through the creation of accessories based on recycling and the use of renewable materials. The wide, squared front section is made of bioplastic, a biodegradable form of plastic made from renewable vegetable raw materials. Color detailing on the temples completes the look, creating lively chromatic contrasts such as black/orange, blue/yellow and brown crystal/blue. www.us.marcolin.com

Vuarnet

Combining acetate and metal elements, this unisex style model is inspired by - and perfect for - the city. With its discreetly embedded logo and sleek lines, it is the last word in urban elegance. Vuarnet lenses are made of the finest mineral glass to withstand the most extreme conditions while providing optimum optical clarity and superior eye protection. www.vuarnet.com

Smith Optics

Adding to the largest eco-friendly sunglasses collection in the world, the new unisex Clark joins Smith’s Evolve series featuring a lightweight, durable 53% bio-based material comprised of non-GMO castor plants but disguised within the appearance of a robust frame. Crisp edges, distinctive thick surfacing and a classic keyway nose detail characterize the Clark’s bold styling. Featuring 6 base lens curvature, impact-resistant Carbonic TLT lenses for optical precision and smooth operating auto-lock hinges. www.smithoptics.com

Fetch Eyewear

Bamboo is an exciting material for eyewear design as it is lightweight, resistant to warping and cracking and is a quickly renewable resource. And don’t get us started on the beautiful grain, that adds to the hand crafted appeal of this frame. Our Masa combines italian cellulose acetate frame fronts with hand carved bamboo temples lightly stained in a complimentary tone. A clean rectangular shape allows the bamboo detail to shine. The form of the temples is designed to contour to the side of the head with only a slight bend behind the ear. www.fetcheyewear.com

Mosevic

We infuse layers of denim with a carefully selected resin to create an extremely strong and tactile material that we call Solid Denim. With all the right properties for building high quality sunglasses that are strikingly different we are proud to introduce Solid Denim to the world. Our Solid Denim sunglasses are handcrafted in our workshop in Cornwall, UK. This way we can ensure that each and every pair meets our high standards. We’ve spent years developing our designs and perfecting our process, now we’re ready. www.mosevic.com

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