The eyewear market is doing its part for hyperluxury as a number of firms offer souped-up collections featuring everything from gold to snakeskin to, yes, diamonds.
Maison Bonnet, which once designed eyewear for such glitterati as Yves Saint Laurent, Audrey Hepburn and Jackie Kennedy, has a four-month waiting list for its handmade frames crafted from its limited stock of tortoiseshell dating back to the Seventies. Prices begin at about $4,300.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
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