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Sunglasses

08/08/2019
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Our Top 10 Shades For The Summer

  With more sunny days promised ahead of us, we have put together our top 10 shades to see you through. We are proud to stock the best brands our there for sunglasses and are even expanding our brand list with the introduction of new brands to Stuarts London such as Oliver Peoples. With a so many different styles to choose from, shapes, colours and brands – it can be a task to get a new pair of shades. However, our top picks showcase all varieties so a pair that... Read More

25/04/2018

Meet Kirk Originals- Premium Eyewear Made In England

Building on our collection of premium eyewear, we here at Stuarts London are proud to announce our partnership with Kirk Originals. The upcoming Kirk Spring/Summer 2018 collection will be hitting our shelves sometime in the next month. Read on below to find out more about Kirk Originals. read product features and much more on our blog. Kirk Originals are a true British heritage brand, proudly adorning their products with “Made In England”. Founded in London in 1919, the brand has heaps of heritage and are not scared to show it, being... Read More

Monokel Eyewear 22/03/2018
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Introducing Monokel Eyewear

INTRODUCING MONOKEL EYEWEAR As we are now coming into Spring it is time to start thinking about summer holidays and sunnier days! We have the perfect new brand straight from Stockholm. Monokel Eyewear is a sustainable unisex sunglasses label based in the heart of Sweden. The main material in the frames is a premium plant-based acetate and all black frames are made from fully recycled acetate – so not just stylish, great for the environment too! In particular, the Barstow style stays true to the Scandinavian image, simple clean lines... Read More

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IN THE SHADE

SUNGLASSES So is there someone around who doesn’t like to sport a nice pair of sunglasses? The History of Sunglasses Tales of “sun cheaters”, among other unusual names, were spoken of back in the time of the Roman Empire, when the Emperor would cover his eyes with bits of emerald to help shade the sun from his vision. Milestones: 1300c Chinese judges wore smoked-coloured quartz lenses to conceal their expressions in court. 1430c Vision correcting darkened eye-glasses were introduced to Italy from China. 1700c James Ayscough believed that blue-green tinted... Read More