Founded by former fashion executive Masako Kumakura, Meeyye melds fashion frames and progressive bifocal reading glass and sunglass lenses.
The exhibit will be unveiled on May 12 and open to the public beginning the following day, running until Nov. 26.
The transaction would be among Asia’s largest consumer buyouts.
Carel has repositioned — moving its average consumer age from 60 to 35 and under.
Called “1927 the Return to Italy,” the exhibit will be open to the public, running from May 18 to May 2 next year.
“If you are wearing a purple heel, that doesn’t make your brain any less capable,” the actress and designer told WWD.