Oh sunnies, how I do adore thee. The eyewear offerings this FW12 season came in a slew of shapes, finishes, and contexts, representative of each collection and, ultimately, the man wearing them. The classic aviator shape ran rampant throughout, naturally, but were pushed and played with in the better collections. In the way of lenses, we saw gradient (1,4), mirror (4), solid (3), and clear (5, 6). Speaking of pushing and being playful, Kris Van Assche (5) channeled geek-chic by adding splash guards on the temples of his clear frames, which resembled safety goggles and fit seamlessly with the tone of his collection.
Spring is in the air, in the sale section, at least. Yours truly has perused the extensive inventory of heavily-slashed prices on mytheresa.com to find the best floral printed pieces of seasons past, at a serious fraction of the cost. Dries Van Noten SS11 pumps for under $350? Ladies, you’re welcome.
There’s way more where that came from. Visit mytheresa.com to verify that I’m not bluffing (There’s Proenza Schouler for $200 and less – right?).