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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

Madam Secretary

Friday, December 4th, 2015

If you’ve been watching the US drama Madam Secretary you will have noticed Secretary Elizabeth McCord wearing frames similar to the Black Eyewear ‘Artie‘ or ‘Lester‘.  In fact we’ve noticed serious looking frames popping up in lots of dramas involving lawyers, politicians and other serious roles.  So if you want to be taken seriously we’ve got some serious frames for you.

Serious frames

Serious glasses

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

 

It’s Clear Frames for Gareth Malone

Monday, October 5th, 2015

The latest series of Who Do You Think You Are featured the nation’s favourite choirmaster Gareth Malone.  In this program he is wearing some fantastic clear crystal frames which are very similar to the classic Black Eyewear ‘Dorsey‘.

 

Black Eyewear 'clear crystal' frame

Good Weekend at Goodwood Revival 2015

Saturday, September 19th, 2015

Roope Vintage had a blast at Goodwood Revival last weekend.  There was interest in our glasses from a new generation of vintage enthusiasts and we caught up with some familiar faces from St Albans.  As always the atmosphere was fantastic and we received wonderful feedback about Black Eyewear and Robert Roope’s designs.

Blitz

 

Roope Vintage at Goodwood Revival 2015

 

Roope Vintage Goodwood Revival 2015

It’s That Time Again: Goodwood Revival 2015 is Here!

Friday, September 4th, 2015

Love all things vintage? Going to Goodwood Revival 2015? Visit Roope Vintage and Black Eyewear for your 1950s style specs. We’ll be at stand 128 all weekend, 11-13 September 2015.  Hope to see you there.

Black Eyewear at Goodwood

Roope Vintage at Goodwood

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