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Colour of the Year 2017

Sunday, January 1st, 2017

Pantone has declared Greenery to be the colour of the year 2017.

Don’t worry, Roope Vintage has your eyewear solution.  We have a selection of frames available  in colour Sage which matches the vitality and zest of Greenery.

Here our models wear SHELLY and BENNY in Sage.

Sunglasses in colour Sage

Green sunglasses

 

Green Sunglasses

Green sunglasses

Castro’s Iconic Eyewear

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Lots of images of Fidel Castro in the press following his recent death. His iconic glasses of the 1960s are ever so similar to the Black Eyewear GERRY seen here.

Fidel Castro Glasses

Billie Jean King

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Tennis legend Billie Jean King has worn some amazing glasses over the years and this year at Wimbledon she didn’t disappoint.  Feeling inspired?  Go colourful like Billie has and try ‘Serge‘ Red Cherry or the more feminine ‘Peggy‘ in Pastel Rose.

 

Here is a look at some of the styles she wore on and off the court.

Metal Combination Black Eyewear ‘Roy

Metal Combination

 

NHS Panto

Panto glasses

Aviator

Aviator glasses

 

Colourful Black Eyewear

Black Eyewear glasses

 

Black Eyewear Photo Shoot

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

New images of Black Eyewear just in.

Photography: Markus Lambert

Makeup: Doritta Nissen

 

Matt Clear Crystal Glasses

Round Glasses

Designer Sunglasses

Liverpool Coach’s Success Down to Glasses?

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

By all accounts Liverpool FC’s new coach Jurgen Klopp is transforming the team.  We’ve spotted him wearing glasses very similar to the metal combination Black Eyewear ‘Milt‘.  Could his success be down to these fantastically stylish frames?

Metal Combination Glasses

Black Eyewear on the catwalk at SAFW 2015

Friday, November 6th, 2015

The ‘Lena’ and ‘Coltrane‘ look sensational as Black Eyewear walks the cathedral catwalk, St Albans Fashion Week 2015.

Photos courtesy of Michelle Becker: Pink Soul Pictures, Stephanie Belton and Alessandro Pelosi

 

Black Eyewear at St Albans Fashion Week 2015

 

Black Eyewear at SAFW 2015

 

Black Eyewear at SAFW 2015

 

Black Eyewear at LCM SS16

Friday, June 26th, 2015

Black Eyewear was chosen to attend LCM SS16 from the 12-15 June at Victoria House.  Here are some pics from the weekend.

Black Eyewear at LCM SS16

Black Eyewear at LCM SS16

Black Eyewear at LCM SS16

Black Eyewear for Nicomede Talavera

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Black Eyewear has collaborated with menswear designer Nicomede Talavera.

The results were visible on the catwalk for the London Collections: Men AW15.

Black Eyewear for Nicomede Talavara

Selfridges ‘Bright Old Things’ Launched

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Selfridges has launched ‘Bright Old Things’ which includes a window designed by Robert Roope showcasing Black Eyewear sunglasses.

Here is a sneak peak but be sure to see it in person (look out for the giant reproduction of Robert’s harmonica in the Central Atrium and visit the BOT’s Boutique)!

 

Black Eyewear in Selfridges Window

 

The Bright Old Things

 

Black Eyewear in Selfridges Bright Old Things

St Albans Fashion Week 2014

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Black Eyewear took part in St Albans Fashion Week once again this year with frames modelled in two catwalk shows, the Luxe Show and the Cathedral Catwalk Show.  Here are some photos from the week.

Romero in Milt at Porsche

 

Frames ready for models

 

Models in Black Eyewear

Cathedral catwalk

 

Black Eyewear on the catwalk