In this day and age the dead stock is as exciting as new releases. It seems eyewear was the place where eccentric designers were once allowed to run free with their wild ideas. From the retro vault and our friends at M Vintage, come these unreal shields from Dior.
Measuring 140mm, the different materials play off each other, to create a multi layered appeal. Obviously, the elephant in the room, is the “brick” motif happening across the bridge. What’s more, the lens wraps deeply around the eyes protecting ones peripheral vision.
The 80s were a crazy time for eyewear. Get a bit of this history online.