Lanvin 2012 Sunwear Collection
Singapore, July 20, 2012 – The Lanvin Maison is pleased to present, in partnership with the De Rigo Group, its first men’s and women’s eyewear collection, developed under the creative guidance of Alber Elbaz.
In keeping with the traditional style of the Maison, this exclusive line of sunglasses combines couture details with industrial aesthetics and with a mix of both retro and contemporary features.
Screws, nails and studs are expertly matched with precious materials such as horn, leather, crystals and stones, while metal frames feature bronze or gunmetal antique nuances. The geometric shapes of styles, either round or square, are reinvented in a palette of colors that is particularly rich in contrasts and shades. Havana, black, ivory, grey-green, rust and natural horn streaks are the main hues of the collection.
As the latest couture detail, visible only to the eye of a connoisseur, the collection proposes the Lanvin logo handcrafted by Alber Elbaz and transparently engraved on gradient lenses.
Key themes – Retro Chic Jewels and Industrial Touch.
1. RETRO’ CHIC JEWELS
Models that draw inspiration from the brand’s jewels and accessories with an Art Deco feel.
mod. SLN004S col. S29 – WOMEN’S COLLECTION
(RRP from S$560 onwards)
Jewel details for a chic and feminine look. Amber-colored rhinestones and antique metal profiles give a retro quality to this model. The square frame is embellished with a metal bar covered in “animalier” printed leather. Smoked lenses.
mod. SLN511S col. 851 – WOMEN’S COLLECTION
(RRP from S$580 onwards)
For a modern style where a vintage feel and contemporary details coexist, antique crytals are proposed alongside metal hinges that are typical of Lanvin’s new jewellery collections. Screws stand out on the frame, providing a rustic element.
2. INDUSTRIAL TOUCH
Couture details and industrial-derived elements, typical of the brand’s accessory lines, are the main sources of inspiration for these elegant men’s and women’s models. The sophisticated frames with linear and sharp profiles are the Maison’s hallmark.
mod. SLN501 col. 9FH – WOMEN’S COLLECTION
(RRP from S$660 onwards)
A statement making piece, with a square frame in shiny bordeaux embellished with details of metal screws and red snakeskin leather inserts, for a strong and bold look.
mod. SLN002 col. S29X – MEN’S COLLECTION
(RRP from S$520 onwards)
The geometric shape of the frame becomes thinner in the double metal temple featuring an oversized hinge decorated with visible screws. A structural detail that gives an industrial feel to the model.
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