Last night’s episode of Mr Selfridge showcased lead character, Harry Gordon in a pair of round frames similar to our Black Eyewear Chico. A fabulous period drama based on London’s famous Oxford Street store.
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Tomorrow night (Thursday 10th October 2013) sees the debut of ITV’s new 1960s drama Breathless. The drama takes place in a London hospital following the lives of the doctors and nurses in a Gynaecology unit. Joanna Page stars as Lily Enderbury an ex nurse now married to the hospital’s anaesthetist. She wears classic upswept glasses of the 1950s and 60s.
Tuesday 8th October sees the start of a new Channel 4 12 part drama set in the 1950s. Masters of Sex follows the relationship between Dr. William Masters (Michael Sheen) and Virginia Johnson (Lizzy Caplan), the couple who gave birth to the sexual revolution. We have already glimpsed some fantastic period glasses similar to the Savile Row ‘Panto Gold Curl’ and the Upswept ‘Glenda’.
Did you see the Channel 4 Cutting Edge documentary Fabulous Fashionistas? Six ladies with an average age of 80 not afraid to be bold when it comes to fashion and eyewear!
Have you seen BBC Two drama Top of the Lake? We spotted director Jane Campion, in a film about the making of the TV miniseries, in some very stylish glasses and sunglasses along with her co creator Gerard Lee.
Gerard Lee’s glasses are like the very traditional Saville Row.