Friday, May 1

Factory by Anne et Valentin

Far from the norms fixed by the optical universe, Anne et Valentin have conceived playful, brightly hued models, whimsical yet crafted with all the care imaginable. Original and rich in colour, the collection is created to be easy to wear, even in the case of the shy customer who dares not dare.

Anne et Valentin aims at highlighting or underscoring an individual’s “look”, bearing in mind the wearer’s personality. Anne et Valentin have created their own colours from a chromatic and strictly Mediterranean palette.
Factory” inspired by the Factory studio created by Andy Warhol in the 60s in New York, this concept consists in four shapes and emphasizes some of the creative principles used by the artist himself.

Basic consumable items, like zamac, which is a hypo-allergenic material was used for hinges and temple tip detail. The frames also offer an Original sketch feel; To get this factory-like finish, the acetate frames are polished according to the traditional spectacle makers method; this means the polishing machine makes a second pass on the specific locations to re-shape the frames. This style-revival liberates the vital energy of the design and give strength and truth to this Rock’N’Roll series.

Available exclusively at the Distillery District location