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Cubavera Adds Sunglass License

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Miami—Cubavera, the brand that has transformed the idea, joy and “sabor” of Latin culture into apparel, is adding a sunglasses and eyewear license. The agreement was announced this week by Cubavera’s parent, Perry Ellis International, and Oxford Ophthalmic Corporation, a division of Eyewear Designs Ltd. The Cubavera line will consist …

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‘Modo for Jason Wu’ Fete at Ilori

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New York—Designer Jason Wu and Filipa Fino recently hosted a cocktail party at ILORI Soho to celebrate the “Modo for Jason Wu” 2010 optical and sunglass collections. Guests in attendance included designer Jason Wu, VOGUE editors Filipa Fino, Meredith Melling-Burke, Hammish Bowles, and Kathryn Neal, socialites Becka Diamond, Alana Zimmer …

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Like her or not, Victoria Beckham knows a thing or two about the beauty of a fabulous pair of shades—after all she does spend most of her time shielding herself from the blinding paparazzi flash. If those aren’t the same lights your hiding from, don’t worry—you too can still look …

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Marchon Launches DVF

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New York–Marchon Eyewear has added Diane von Furstenberg to its considerable roster of designer sunwear and optical licenses. Keeping true to the designer’s signature brand, the sunwear and optical line features elements from the ready to wear. For example, sculpted eyewear temples emulate her iconic wrap dress, while Swarovski crystals …

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Drama Queen. Don’t worry, it’s not a bad thing–we’re sure the name calling was exactly what our beloved Alexander McQueen was going for when he designed these beauties. His modern day cateyes mirror the classic ’50s/’60s silhouette– but with an updated modern twist. We love the use of two-tone colors, especially …

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Ann-Sofie Back–we’re glad you’re back. After skipping a season, we’re delighted to see the talented Swedish designer return. Now, check out her dripping glasses–they made US melt at first sight. You know the saying seeing the world through rose-colored frames? With these guys you not only do just that, but it’s as if you’re …