Attire Accessories - Mar/Apr 2018 (Issue 69)

ATTIRE 61 EYEWEAR We highlight the best readers and sunglasses for every occasion Eyes front OPTICAID Opticaid UK has just launched its new SS18 ready reading glasses, sunreaders and sunglasses with an additional 25 reading styles. Among the many new styles are colourful pretty Linton Abstract, Sissi black and lemon and deep framed Norwich orange. Also likely to appeal are the commercial deeper frames of Bonn Tortoise and preppy round Didsbury. All are available in six reading strengths and retail at £12.99. The team has also revamped its UV400 and polarised sunglasses range for SS18. Sunglasses include fashionable round frames with metal details to the temple or nose bridge – a key trend – such as styles Sky, Clem & Suzi, as well as the usual ‘wayfarer and aviator style’ classics. RRPs from £14.99 to £16.99. KIRK&KIRK British eyewear brand Kirk & Kirk is proud to present its new collection SPECTRUM. With a reputation as the ‘Kings of colour’, this collection is no exception, and the company’s ability to play with colour through design is signature to the brand. SPECTRUM features six new optical styles; Carter, Emily, Anna, Joss, Miles and Polly, and founders Jason and Karen Kirk have continued to experiment with the exceptional qualities of acrylic, creating eight new colours that capture and play with light in a magical manner. Kirk & Kirk is the only eyewear company in the world to work with acrylic, and it is this specially developed grade of acrylic, which offers qualities such as colour, texture and durability, that allows it to differentiate itself from others. ➨