|Featured Eyewear From Top: Tommy Bahama 24SP & 29SP, Tommy Bahama 305A|
Echoing an Island Lifestyle
Designed with the islands in mind, Altair Eyewear launches the Tommy Bahama sunglass collection, consisting of 19 mens and womens models. Like the ophthalmic line, the sunglasses feature designs ranging from classic to modern. Included are oversized rounds and squares, double-bar aviators, almonds, sport wraps and rectangles in fully-rimmed, semi-rimless and rimless options. Frames are made of titanium, stainless steel, monel, single and multi-layered plastic, grilamid and leather. Lenses are CR-39 and/or polycarbonate and are Rxable. Polarized lenses are available for most frames. Complementing the Tommy Bahama apparel line, the sunglasses are offered in a wide selection of lustrous colors, such as abalone cream, antique bronze, black crystal, coral spice, jade, matte plum, midnight, tortoise and wine. Lenses are available in duotone tropical gradients, monotone fades and solid tints, some with flash mirror treatments.
|PHILOSOPHY: Relaxation is a way of lifethe food is good, the beaches are splendid and the mood is calm, easy and inspired. Thats what Tommy Bahama is all about, says Altair vice president of sales and marketing Ken Suesse. Since 1992, this lifestyle brand has been elevating the act of relaxation throughout all aspects of life. This laid-back state-of-mind is echoed throughout the island lifestyle brand and is the design philosophy that inspired the sunglass collection. MARKETING: Merchandising materials include an 18-place locking counter display, 12-place display box, double-sided counter sign/one-place display and countercards. Each sunglass comes with a case in various color options and a coordinating micro-fiber cleaning cloth. PRICE POINT: $$$ to $$$$. For additional information, contact Altair Eyewear, (800) 505-5557; web site: www.altaireyewear.com|