Barcelona is a favorite city of sunglasses, has been and is considered a leader in the sector of design, fashion and trend in the national and international panorama. In the optical sector, the brands of sunglasses and sight that have been born in the city of Barcelona have been a reference in international fairs like Silmo and Mido where they have stood out for their uniqueness, elegance, creativity, and ultimately to show the keys of Success in designing your sunglasses and sight models.
Brands of trend glasses from Barcelona
Currently, the city of Barcelona brings together a great diversity of brands of fashion and trend glasses, but only a small number are able to lead the market by creating innovative and trend-setting concepts. Today we will focus on three very specific cases such as lool Eyewear, Raval Eyewear or Kaleos Eyehunters. These brands defend their market segments and are considered pioneers for their contribution to the sector, while generating style manuals for the rest of the brands of glasses that are in the sector.
Brand committed to the city of Barcelona, emerged in September 2016 after 3 years of research in a multidisciplinary creative studio, manufacture their models in 11R51 steel sheets always in barcelona and within a technical and precise process, combining man and machine With the influence of retrofuturismo and studies like Superestudio or Archizoom in its pieces. As I study their priority is to create everything that the brand needs, so they have even manufactured the machinery, matrices and the rest equipment to be able to manufacture all the production in our City. All a dream.
Brand born in the district of Raval in 2015, it defines itself as a transgressive brand, independent, rebellious and with a lot of charisma. Created by an eye-catcher and expert in the field for 15 years, this young Londoner from Camden seeks to satisfy hand-made lovers. Each of its models is handmade with the best Mazzuchelli acetates from Italy, combining the best choice of Carl Zeiss lenses in its crystals.
Self-defined with only one word, suggestion. It is a brand that expresses the values of attitude and temperament, with the intention of hunting exclusive and surprising looks. Your job is just one, to design glasses to capture unique looks
Brands of fashion glasses from Barcelona
Some of the most successful collections have managed to meet and meet all the needs of the end user and have been able to consolidate in the market as international fashion references. Names like Etnia Barcelona, Woodys Barcelona, Palens, Zen Barcelona, Gigi or Xavier Garcia have common factors of reference, one is the provenance and it is Barcelona, the second is the recognition and transmit it through their models in the streets.
If we talk about a colorful spectacle, full of light and whose compositions reflect the life and work of Barcelona, we are talking about Etnia Barcelona. Etnia Barcelona is a great cultural movement that embraces values and unique stories in each of its pieces.
The wooden glasses have a proper name and it is Woodys. From this project, which is born in the periphery of Barcelona, an alternative to the acetate and metal glasses arises. Its maximum expression is the world of water sport and its designs are characterized by freshness and joviality.
In its beginnings the brand began selling handmade wooden sunglasses in its entirety in Barcelona. Now, after four years of research and development, Palens makes room for the Denim Eyewear with cotton designs.
A brand whose mission reflects the attempt to achieve a perfect balance between three variables. How do I want to see myself in glasses? How am I going to feel with glasses? How am I wearing glasses? This exercise of reflection together with Barcelona inspire the shapes and colors of the brand of glasses Zen Barcelona.
Gigi is a vintage style of its own, Gigi is art, Gigi is cinema, Gigi is music, Gigi is a collection of design in Barcelona with a hallmark of timelessness, elegance and character.
Industrial Designer from the renowned Elisava School of Barcelona. His contributions in the fashion sector began with the design of frames for major brands. At the moment it gives name to its own signature of glasses of fashion, whose mounts are guarantee of freedom, beauty and authenticity.
From Optica Bassol we are proud that our city is a benchmark in the eyewear panorama. During 2017 our commitment to the Barcelona brands will be very important so if you want to see their collections you can find them in our stores.