PHILOSOPHY: “Sàfilo celebrates 80 years of genuine passion for trendsetting eyewear. We want to share our distinctive story of cutting-edge Italian heritage, savoir faire, quality and innovation through an exclusive partnership with Marc Newson,” says CEO of Sàfilo Group Luisa Delgado. “Marc is one of the most eclectic and gifted creative minds of his generation. He has blended the richness of the past with the present and the future, through an exquisite capsule collection that expresses an inspiring story of trust, excellence and timeless design.”
MARKETING: A six-place counter display is available. Each pair of frames comes with a hard black case and cleaning cloth.
PRICE POINT: $$$$
CONTACT: For additional information, contact Sàfilo USA, (800) 631-1188;
Marc Newson has designed everything from furniture, household objects, bicycles, cars, aircraft and yachts to various architectural commissions and signature sculptural pieces. His work is present in major museum collections including MoMA in New York and London’s Design Museum. Newson’s work now accounts for almost 25 percent of the total contemporary design art market.