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Off-White Designer Virgil Abloh Designs Sunglasses for Warby Parker—and They Only Cost $95!

The latest thrilling thing to come from vanguard designer Virgil Abloh’s buzzy streetwear label, Off-White, is not some exclusive product you must know someone who knows someone to buy. Other perks: You don't need to try it on to know that it will fit, and it matches with anything. Oh, and did we mention it costs less than $100?VIDEO: I'm Obsessed With Off-White JeansWe’re talking, of course, about the brand’s new limited-edition line for direct-to-consumer eyewear brand Warby Parker. The...

Kym Ellery on eyewear, arguments and French girl style

French classicism meets Australian innovation in the second collection for Ellery’s 2017 Specsavers eyewear rangeIt's rare to find a designer whose signature aesthetic you can recognise almost instantly, but in the short space of ten or so years, Australian label Ellery has achieved just that. The brand's voluminous bell-shaped sleeves, architectural silhouettes and kick flares are spotted regularly on red carpets, front rows and draped over Sydney's biggest It-girls - but judging by the...

Retail Therapy: Are Asos' sunglasses a sight for sore ears?

It’s been another weird week in retail.Women can now pick out eyewear and jewelry at the same time thanks to Asos’ release of a pair of sunglasses that double as hoop earrings. Meanwhile, Mattel knocked the competition out of the ring with WWE dolls for girls and apparently brands are tapping four-legged friends as Instagram influencers.This, and more, in this week’s Retail Therapy.Girls just wanna have... sunglasses that double as earringsFrom “doggles,” which somehow managed to garner $3...