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Masunaga 000 Is Cool Like Ice

“You got that hair slicked back, and those Wayfarers on, baby.”  Don Henley sang it well in his 1984 hit song “The Boys Of Summer.”  Some songs like that are timeless, just like some things in fashion are timeless.  Just take the wayfarer shape.  Everyone needs a good wayfarer sunglass in their collection, and my frame of choice is the Masunaga 000.  It is so much edgier and bolder than your father’s RayBans though, so get ready to turn some heads when you enter the party.   It is cool like ice in this limited edition matte black color with silver mirrored lenses.  Model 000 features double riveted seven barrel titanium hinges, and is made from Japanese acetate.  The model number...

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Daniel Brunson


Empire State by Zero G

It is no secret that I have a bit of an aviator addiction.  Now take that classic aviator shape, add a flip bridge and a sweet looking set of side shields that enhance both the fashion and function and you really have my attention.  Today I am going to tell you about one of the crown jewels of the Zero G titanium eyewear collection, which happens to be one of my favorite sets of sunnies in my personal collection.  This, my friends, is the limited edition Empire State.   Owning one of these puts you in a pretty exclusive club.  The one you are looking at in the picture is 1 of only 90 that were made.  There are several unique...

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Daniel Brunson


Zero G Collectors Edition Sunglasses

I am stoked about the shipment that arrived at the store today from Zero G.  It was our Collectors Edition sunglasses that I first got the opportunity to see at International Vision Expo in New York in March of 2014. I spoke to Tom Cody, designer and founder of Zero G Eyewear, about the new collection and about his design inspiration and the manufacturing process. These pieces are classic aviator and navigator sunglasses designed and conceptualized in perfect harmony with the spirit of Zero G.  That is to say no weld points or screws were used in the making of these sunglasses.  In Zero G tradition all the frames are named for New York places such as RockefellerCenter, EmpireState, Union...

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Daniel Brunson