J.F. Rey and Italia Independent are joining forces to create a limited-edition series of prescription and sunglasses frames.
“Italia Independent is known for its expertise in surface treatments, such as its I-V line with incredible velvety effect, or its I-THERMIC line, which reacts to heat. It has been very interesting to experiment the combination between our silk-effect engraving technology and a surface treatment with exceptional aesthetic qualities,” commented Jean-Francois Rey, Chairman of J.F. Rey.
Italia Independent is a creative and stylish brand for independent people that blends fashion and design, tradition and innovation.Italia Independent updates Made in Italy by revisiting the classic icons,operating in the eyewear field and creating lifestyle products belonging to different sectors, exporting the Italian style into a global world.
“We are extremely pleased and enthusiastic to collaborate with a brand such as J.F. Rey and to bring together two highly innovative, vibrant companies constantly in search of cutting-edge products from the standpoint of both style and materials. I am certain that this is only the >beginning of a long-term partnership capable of combining the creativity and originality of Italy and France and presenting them to the entire world.” Added Andrea Tessitore, CEO of Italia Independent Group SpA.
The collection consists of two shapes, one inspired by the Italian spirit and the other by the French spirit of the partnership. The design of the first glasses evoke Italia Independent’s most iconic model, the 090, featuring metal frames.Available in both prescription and sun versions, the glasses are produced in four colours, embellished by a surface treatment that crosses the frames horizontally, resulting in light effects on the surface of the glasses.
traditional shape for J.F. Rey, rectangular and linear. Characterized by the same surface treatment as the first model, it is also available in four lively colours.
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