The Burberry Eyewear Spring/Summer 2014 Collection is Trench-Inspired

SS14 Burberry Eyewear

The Burberry trench coat can now be worn even on the hottest summer days. The sunglasses and optical frames from the Burberry Eyewear Spring/Summer 2014 Collection are inspired by the luxury brand’s iconic trench coat.

Designed in Britain and hand-made in Italy, the eyewear collection emulates the same elements and features of the trench coat’s signature details. Leather-wrapped temple tips with tonal stitching are your sunnies’ version of the trench coat’s distinctive leather-clad buckle; the nose pads with sleek metal supports follow the coat’s metal hook-and-eye fastening; and the classic Burberry check that lines the coats also adorns the eyewear’s bespoke nose pads and its inner and outer temples.

 

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Echoing the Burberry palette, the collection’s colours consist of warm honey and gold, polished stone and silver and classic black and tortoise – decorating a rich blend of materials ranging from acetate and smooth leather, to metal and enamel.

There are six sunglasses styles and three optical styles to choose from. All have scratch-resistant lenses that guarantee 100% UV protection.

Who knew the trenches could be the new summer staple?

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