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Duke and Duchess in Vintage Sunglasses

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Channel 4’s recent series, an adaptation of William Boyd’s best selling novel ‘Any Human Heart,’ includes appearances by Gillian Anderson and Tom Hollander as the Duke and Duchess of Windsor – just two of the many historical figures who crop up in a fictionalised context in the novel.  The couple wear some fantastic sunglasses of the period, similar to our Black Eyewear Coltrane and Toots.  If you want to recreate this stylish look go to

Alys Fowler of Gardeners’ World: Fan of Vintage Eyewear

Sunday, November 7th, 2010

BBC Gardeners’ World expert, Alys Fowler knows more than just gardening.  She sports one after another stylish frame.  From upswept to nhs, and even a frame that looks similar to our Black Eyewear ‘Peggy’, we applaud her choice of eyewear.