Eyewear and Trends: Upfront


Hall of Frames

PLUS SIZEJared Leto (1) wears Kata Eyewear's Plus 5 from B RobinsonADVANTAGE 'GATOR — Tennis ace Andy Roddick (2) sports the Lacoste aviator LA12403 from Charmant while attending the ESPY Awards pre-party… JUST SUPERBrandon Routh (3), who played Superman in the box-office hit, "Superman Returns," shows off Clark Kent’s hip side in Calvin Klein 845, from MarchonDO YOU BELIEVEElton John (4) wears Loree Rodkin Eye Couture Cher frame from Sama Eyewear… IT'S GOOD TO BE THE KING — CNN talk show host Larry King (5) in Flexon by Marchon style FL624… NIPPERDylan Walsh (6), who plays Dr. Sean McNamara on the FX plastic surgery drama "Nip/Tuck," in Robert Marc style 562… I WANT MY FREE SHADES — Celebs of every ilk got to walk away with a free pair of shades courtesy of Sàfilo at the Sirius Suites during the recent MTV Video Music Awards in New York. Gucci especially was a big hit with the swag set. Showing off their new sunglasses are: Evanescence lead singer Amy Lee (7) and "America’s Next Top Model" judge J. Alexander (8) (a.k.a. Miss J) both in Gucci 2900s, former "American Idol" contestant Constantine Maroulis (9) and JC Chasez (10) of *NSYNC fame both in Gucci 1827s, and hip hop star Method Man (11) in Diesel 0054s… GROUPINGS — Wearing styles from Oliver Peoples are: The Rock (12) in Mosley Tribes' Alliance, Paris Hilton (13) in Oliver Peoples’ Harlot, Jamie Foxx (14) in Paul Smith PS-823 and Kevin Connolly (15) in Mosley Tribes’ Pilot on an episode of the HBO series "Entourage"… TV GUIDE — Small screen stars in Sàfilo styles include Gale Harold (16) of the new Fox show "Vanished" (and formerly of "Queer as Folk") in the Carrera Windstorm and Virginia Madsen (17), one of the stars of the new CBS drama "Smith," in Stella McCartney 51/s…

O! CANADALuxottica Group shaded the stars with its newest styles at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival. In association with the Luxury Lounge and the Premiere Photo Studio, Luxottica did custom sunglass fittings at the event. Sporting their new frames are Ali Landry (18) in Vogue VO 2418S, Tim Robbins (19) in Persol PO 2720, Forest Whitaker (20) in Ray-Ban RB3293 and Diane Kruger (21) in Ray-Ban RB3025… PLAYING BALLChris Matthews (22) of MSNBC’s “Hardball with Chris Matthews” in Nautica N3001 from Marchon… MORE FREEBIES — Luxottica Group was also at the MTV Video Music Awards, working in collaboration with the Polaroid Lounge at Marquee, Style Villa, AOL Music Style Studio and Blender hospitality suites, doing custom sunglass fittings. Striking a pose are: the members of Fall Out Boy, who won the Viewer’s Choice Award, Joe Trohman (23) in Persol PR14Gs, Pete Wentz (24) in Dolce & Gabbana DG4012 and Andy Hurley (25) in Dolce & Gabbana DG8295S; actor Dylan McDermott (26) in Donna Karan DK1018; singer Rihanna (27) and MTV “TRL” host Vanessa Minnillo (28) both in Dolce & Gabbana DG2008; and model Petra Nemcova (29) in Persol PR14GS… PAGE COUNT — A round up of stars that appeared in the glossies wearing Sàfilo styles: Lindsay Lohan (30) in Marc Jacobs MJ069/s, Brad Pitt (31) in Gucci GG1829/s, Christina Aguilera (32) in Marc Jacobs MJ072/s and Jessica Simpson (33) in Gucci GG2918/s… BUCKLE UP — Actress Jessica Alba (34) in the B. Fendi FS382 and singer Beyoncé Knowles (35) in the B. Fendi FS384, both from Marchon.

—Jackie Micucci