CHANEL model A 28891, from the spring/summer pret-a-porter, 2005 collection is a statement to collective decadence of that time. The world post Read More
CHANEL fish sunglasses from the fall/winter 2005 cruise collection. (Best thanks to Sabrina from CHANEL for giving us exact date and collection this beautiful model was presented in). These shades were CHANEL boutique exclusives and were available in two colors. One is the Read More
Sunglassespreservation is happy to include the Uummannaq shades into our archive. This model has been a collaborative effort of Bijan Azami and Ap Verheggen and is inspired by and dedicated to the inuits. After showcasing the development of all the COURRÈGES inuit shades, the Uummannaq model finalizes our excursion into the eskimo inspired world where Read More
We are very happy to announce that we are now available on facebook as well! On our facebook page you can see our archived collection and many more models of sunglasses that are not in our archives but are nevertheless extremely interesting to post about and discuss. Snapshots of friends wearing sunglasses as well as archive images of people in shades from all epoches as well as links to sunglasses shops we like! Please like our page on facebook and share the love for shades! Thank you!
CHANEL fish sunglasses from the fall/winter 2005 cruise collection. (Best thanks to Sabrina from CHANEL for giving us exact date and collection this beautiful model was presented in). These shades were CHANEL boutique exclusives and were available in two colors. One is the amazing mud grey fish color we see here in our archives and the other model was made in transluscent pink acetate, which you can also find in our sunglassespreservation archives here!.
The pink one was very “Barbie-like”, which did not help them look very realistic as a fish. The “mud grey fish”, on the other hand, is an incredible color and very close to the feel of what real fish skin looks like. Not wanting to be too pretty, these sunglasses hit Read More