Even though there are eyewear options aplenty online, customers are still clamoring for customization within the category. Along with competitive pricing for high-quality frames — which gave rise to online-only brands such as Warby Parker, Lookmatic and Eyefly — the ability to personalize one’s optical and sunglass frames is poised to become the new normal. From fashion to function, here’s a look at three companies that are putting their own spin on custom.
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A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"