Notes | September 6, 2017

It’s vintage time

The 1980s are one of the inspiring topics of the new Cutler and Gross collection

words Editorial Staff

Vintage designs has inspired Cutler and Gross new Autumn/Winter collection of opticals and sunglasses, Techni-Colour. The collection introduces a bold new line of modern styles milled from a solid piece of metal using state of the art technology, with lenses in the brand’s widest ever selection of new colourways. The metal designs are complemented by two meticulously hand carved acetate frames, along with a selection of iconic Cutler and Gross classics in new acetate colour creations.

The vintage designs are updated technically to create timeless, effortless styles for years to come. Highlights include the 1269 and 1270 which take shape inspiration from the 1980s yet incorporate contemporary detailing, with a wide double bridge and ridged metal temples. A notable new detail on the 1270 is an acetate rim with integrated side shields creating an effortless sports luxe edge. The 1277 brings a sleek, bold statement personality to a round pair of sunglasses which feature a unique milled acetate hood and an impressive single piece metal structure. All the above frames introduce eight fresh and exciting colourways each on statement flat lenses.