Eyewear and Trends: Upfront


Shine On

Daniel Swarovski eyewear made the runway sparkle at the recent New York Fashion Week. The new Avenues of Light Collection was featured on the catwalk during the Pamella Roland Fall 2008 show and at The Heart Truth’s Red Dress celebrity event. Five of designer Pamella Devos’ looks were paired with the eyewear adding the perfect shine to her latest collection. The frames’ silhouettes and handset Swarovski crystals complemented the line, which included pieces in rich suede, cashmere, tweed and fur.At The Heart Truth’s Red Dress event, the Avenues of Light Collection was showcased privately backstage to such notables as Molly Sims and Heidi Klum. The annual presentation, which is designed to raise awareness about heart disease in women, was hosted by First Lady Laura Bush and featured an all-star cast on the runway. Among the celebs was Emmy-winning actress Camryn Manheim (right) who, um, wore the new 606 Swarovski sunglass. Who knew the style was so versatile? Shine on…      
—Jackie Micucci