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Face a Face Alium Fit Y

Face A Face has further expanded their awesome Alium series to include several new shapes in a thinner frame front and temple design.  I love the concept!  The aluminum material is already super light and comfy, and now they are even lighter.     I chose to pair the Alium Fit Y 1 model with Transitions Signature Grey lenses.  The rounded aviator shape with flat top bar looks fantastic as a sunglass, which is one reason I chose Transitions lenses.  You want your eyewear style to suit your personality, and I love a timeless look.  I especially love when designers take a classic look and modernize it in fun colors like Face A Face has done with this and some of...

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Daniel Brunson


Alium K3 by Face A Face

One of the best new ideas lately to come out of design house Face A Face Paris has been to expand on their Alium collection.  The brilliance of aluminum as a material is seen and felt when you try these on.  The simplicity of the metal look combined with light weight material creates a very comfortable, wearable piece of eyewear.  Today I am wearing the Alium K 3 in blue and brown which I feel is very appropriate to pair with casual attire.  Go for the black and silver combo if you don a suit during the week to spruce up your professional look.  There are a few other shapes and colorways in the new series that are quite fun. ...

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Christian Slater and The Combination Aviator Look

Starring in season 2 of Mr. Robot, Christian Slater is wearing a sharp looking combination metal and plastic aviator sunglass by Etro.  The large round shape flatters his square jaw line nicely, and I love the high flat bar look, especially in colors like silver and black, black and gold, or tortoise and gold.     This look has been trending lately for men and women.  We carry several looks in our store that represent this style.     Perhaps the closest one Pfeiffer by Leisure Society.  Leisure Society was created by Shane Baum, a Council of Fashion Designers of America member, and is notable for extensive use of Japanese titanium with 12, 18 and 24 carat gold plating.  All...

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