The Revival of Round Glasses with TVR®532 Classic Circular
TVR® OPT celebrates its 10th Anniversary with the iconic revival of a timeless circular collection in Autumn / Winter 2022.
Sabae, Japan — TVR® OPT revisits the allure of small round glasses that dated back to the 1920s for its latest TVR®532 Classic Circular collection, drops in Autumn / Winter 2022 in conjunction with its 10th Anniversary. A fashion statement in the early 20th Century, these round glasses were originally made using authentic tortoise shells as well as gold.
Combining functionality and style in a bold design aesthetic, TVR® OPT takes to the drawing board three archival round eyeglasses from the 1960s found in its Sabae factory. From one piece of history to another and reviving the past for the present, TVR® OPT combines codes from three round eyeglasses to achieve the perfect design with impeccable details.
Timeless and evergreen, circular glasses have been a staple statement look for well-known architects and artists including the likes of I.M. Pei and Le Corbusier. It is the most classic shape of eyeglasses as well, going back to the days when rounded lenses were only used for corrective purposes. Circle glasses are also the best complement for all face shapes, thanks to its curvature and symmetry
Baroque Style 17th Century engraving metal core for a subtle yet extravagant detailing that can be appreciated at a closer look; The artistry of the engraving metal core is a meticulous process with high attention to detail (Above); Taking all the best elements from the archives, the TVR®532 is a continuation of the previous in-demand TVR®508 Deco Ear collection launched in Spring 2018 (Above Left); TVR®532 6mm Japanese Zylonite 2023 Edition production in Sabae on Spring 2022.