Lafont, a company and tradition which began in France in the 1930’s, embodies the same core principles now as it did way back then: extraordinary craftsmanship and timeless eye-catching design with the spirit and heart of Paris. Lafont eyeglasses and sunglasses, all handmade in Paris France are truly works of art. The unique designs comprising a variety of color combinations, patterns, textures, and materials are simply like no other, each radiating with personality.
The design and craftsmanship and even the essence of the brand can be best be described, and as they term it, “forever Paris”.
Lafont writes in regard to Paris: “a constant source of inspiration, a way of living, a city deeply related to our identity… Architecture, art gallery, museum, going out, feel the city, Paris is a constant source of inspiration for more than 30 years”.
Since its beginning Lafont has deservingly earned countless editorial praise and has continually graced the pages of magazines such as Elle, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, 20/20, Monsieur, just to name a few.
Some of our favorite Lafont eyeglasses this season and ones you should be sure to check out, would have to be: the Lafont Celimene, part of the Lafont Reedition collection, with it’s cat-eye shape gives off a subtle 50’s retro vibe. Lafont Symbole eyeglasses, part of the Issy & LA collection, is a classic frame shape that lets the color do all the talking. Available in the feminine havana stripe with aqua blue, and also the bold leopard print with black. Lastly, the Lafont Burlesque eyeglasses, part of the Paris collection, is a funky retro styled frame featuring their signature trademark leopard print.
Some favorites from the Lafont sunglasses collection include the Lafont Bolero and Jamique, which feature a subtle snake skin print that glints as the light hits it, creating an ultra chic look.
The Lafont Legacy continues with collections that are truly unique and inspiring, filled with the craftsmanship and heart of Paris.