Photographed by KEN LEE/BLACK BOX STUDIO
“Derek Lam is one of the most talented designers of our time,” says Modo CEO Alessandro Lanaro. “His subtle elegance and sophisticated, out-of-the-ordinary materials fit perfectly with Modo’s product philosophy. The Derek Lam Eyewear Collection represents an exclusive alternative to conventional designer brands.”
Packaging and POP materials echo the sophistication of the collection. Frames come in a rounded black leather case in a paper box similar to an exclusive fragrance.
$$$ (acetate), $$$$ (titanium). For additional information, contact Modo, (800) 223-7610; web site: www.modo.com
Derek Lam’s goal is to create modern luxury. “Luxury is about finding parts of life, fashion, accessories that have soul. Luxury has to have a human touch. It should be witty, unpretentious and stand for a heritage of beautifully made product,” the designer says.