For the Spring/Summer 2012 season, LACOSTE Eyewear debuts a collection true to the brand DNA. The iconic Petit piqué print forms to the silhouette of uplifting cat eyes. Polished metal details are inlayed onto brows, strengthening a classic profile. The collection ranges from skilled craftsmanship displayed through layered materials and dual colorations to pure simplicity with striking shapes saturated in rich colors.
L635S. Demonstrating LACOSTE Premium Sportswear’s low-key sophistication and attention to detail, L635S is classic elegance. A bold silhouette, crafted from rich zyl, is emphasized with intricately placed inlayed metal along the brow. Subtle hues warm the metal croc placed at temples. Available in black/horn, brown horn, khaki horn, blue, and red horn. The brown horn is featured in the Woman Spring/Summer 2012 ad campaign image.
L627S. Inspired by the iconic LACOSTE polo, the Petit piqué print is delicately interpreted along frame fronts and the temples of L627S. The eye-catching detail draws attention to the vintage-inspired cat-eye shape. Multiple layers – the polished metal croc, the Petit piqué print, and rich zyl colorations of black/grey, brown/havana, cream/butter, green, and lilac rose – show the brand’s expert craftsmanship.
L130S. Polished metal is sculpted to form sporty sunglasses with thin metal temples and pillowed square frames. Delicate details, such as a metal croc logo on the upper corner of the left lens and right temple tip, balance the active appearing style. Available in gold with polarized brown gradient lenses.
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L2641. Stripes and dual colorations are playfully incorporated into LACOSTE optical style L2641. Thin, elongated temples are reminiscent of piping found on the iconic polo shirts and add classic appeal to this vintage-inspired style. Color combinations are vivid with rich zyl exteriors contrasting interiors: black/grey, grey/white, white/crystal, havana/yellow, blue/turquoise, and bordeaux/orange.
L2137. A mix of texture. The Petit piqué print adorns exterior temples, contrasting the smoothness of milled metal frames. An uplifting cat-eye frame shape is further enhanced with brilliantly polished metal tones of satin black, shiny blue, satin lilac rose, shiny burgundy, and shiny bronze.
L2638. The Petit piqué print courses along the cat-eye brow line, finishing at end pieces before continuing along temples. A mix of textures and layers, the LACOSTE metal croc is layered onto piqué and zyl temples. A bold cat-eye frame available in black/grey, brown/havana, cream/crystal, blue/grey, and lilac/rose.
L129S. Featured in the Spring/Summer 2012 advertising campaign, L129S embodies fashion forward styling for the modern man. Inspiration stemming from LACOSTE’s iconic piping, each design and placed detail is intentional. Colorful piping courses around the lenses of this casual aviator frame, reflecting thin, long temples. Bold zyl end pieces add discreet flare with complementing dual colorations. Available in satin black, shiny gunmetal, gold, satin red, and silver, as well as with polarized lenses.
L638S. LACOSTE translates sports appeal into L638S. A lightweight plastic is brilliantly finished with two-tone colorations that add vibrancy to an already sleek style. The LACOSTE logo is replicated onto contrasting temples in the correlating frame front color. Available in black/grey, havana/red, blue/light blue, purple/yellow, and red/grey.
L636S. Refined, casual style is translated into LACOSTE Premium Sportswear sunglass style L636S. Polished metal is inlayed onto a strong, pronounced brow and enhances the textured colorations. This stylish navigator features thin temples and the LACOSTE logo subtly laser etched onto temples, masked by rich black/horn, grey/horn, brown/horn, and havana colorations.
L2142. The revolutionary LACOSTE telescopic temples design featuring metal end piece tips that clasp together allowing versatile activity is being reintroduced onto L2142. Polished metal brows and metal wrapped temples are available in gunmetal, brown, khaki, blue, and bronze.
L2645. LACOSTE men’s optical L2645 features a new design element to the LACOSTE Eyewear collection. Broad temples in bold colors of grey, brown, havana, green, blue, and red, feature a glazed Petit piqué print with a LACOSTE metal croc inlayed on temples. The highly defined optical style features translucent zyl frames in a complementing shade to make the strong brow and vintage style frame subtle and sophisticated.
L2651. Featured in the male Spring/Summer 2012 ad campaign image, L2651 is a strong, vintage inspired frame with multi-dimensional design elements. Color blocking applied to temples features two strong colors complementing the zyl colorations of black, brown, havana, blue, and red with a metal croc layered on the first block of color.
Marchon Eyewear, Inc. is one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of quality eyewear and sunwear. The company markets its products under prestigious brand names including: Calvin Klein Collection, ck Calvin Klein, Calvin Klein Jeans, Chloé, Diane von Furstenberg, Emilio Pucci, Fendi, Flexon®, Jil Sander, Karl Lagerfeld, Lacoste, Michael Kors, Nautica, Nike, Nine West, Salvatore Ferragamo, Sean John, and Valentino. Headquartered in New York, with regional offices in Amsterdam, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Venice, Marchon distributes its products through numerous local sales offices serving over 80,000 accounts in more than 100 countries.