1960s Christian Dior Metal Sunglasses - Gold Tone Frame - New Lenses - Womens Small
A splendid pair of Christian Dior sunglasses from the 1960s with gold-tone metal frames. Made in Austria. Size 52-17 120
The condition is good. The lens surrounds are matte gold tone and the decorative V-shaped arm attachments are shiny gold tone, as are the arms. The lens surrounds show light edge wear with some pitting on the underside of both, and one small chip on the bottom of the right-hand lens surround, but nothing is visible when worn and the frames are in otherwise good condition. There is tarnishing under the plastic at the base of the arms. I have shown all of this in the photos, and it is reflected in the price.
There is the Christian Dior logo 'CD' on the outer edge at the top of the arms. On the inside of the left arm is the size: 52-17 120. On the inside of the right arm is the name, Christian Dior. The lenses are new, green, non-prescription.
Hinge to hinge measures approx. 5 inches (131mm), widest point across the front measures approx. 5 1/8 inches (133mm), a women's small.
Superb vintage Dior styling.
Price: 80 euro
Christian Dior Sunglasses - Light Topaz Frames - Brown / Gold Flash Arms - Vintage 1960s
A splendid pair of rare Christian Dior sunglasses from the 1960s with light topaz plastic frames and brown arms with the lovely Dior Gold Flash effect. The arms are cream/beige on the inside. The hinges are silvertone metal with a fancy external decoration which has a 'C' on one side and 'D' on the other.
Model 2419 color 11. Size 54-17 130.
The condition is extremely good. The frames show only extremely minimal wear and there are no marks on the lenses. On the inside of the left arm, it has the Model no. etc, as above. On the inside of the right arm is the name, Christian Dior. The lenses are pale topaz glass, non-prescription.
Hinge to hinge measures approx. 5 1/4 inches (135mm), widest point across the front measures approx. 5 4/8 inches (135mm), a women's medium.
Superb vintage Dior styling.
There is a Dior case which is the original. It is in very poor condition so I haven't photographed it, but they will keep your sunglasses in great condition while they are being shipped to you.
Price: 120 euro
Vivienne Westwood Sunglasses - Rare -
An extremely rare pair of vintage Vivienne Westwood sunglasses from the 1980s. Made in Italy. Unisex.
The frames are black plastic wrap around style with arms that have an arc cut away at the bottom with silver-tone metal insets with the iconic words 'TOO FAST TO LIVE TOO YOUNG TO DIE' etched into them, a la James Dean. Part of The Anglomania Collection. I have categorized them under Rockabilly because of the James Dean link, and because Etsy doesn't have a Punk section, but they could be Punk iconic too.
The lenses are grey plastic, with no marks. At the outer corner of each lens is a silver-tone metal strip with the name 'Vivienne Westwood' etched into it.
On the inside of the left arm is written VW52203 62 14 115, On the inside of the right arm is the Vivienne Westwood logo. At the bottom of the right arm are the words Made in Italy.
A fine extremely rare and iconic pair of unisex sunglasses by a great designer. They are in excellent condition. They do not come in the original case I'm afraid.
Size: Approx. Temple 5 1/2 inches (14cm) Front top to Bottom at Lens Center 1 3/4 inches (4.5cm)
Price: 150 euro
1980s Round Tortoiseshell Framed Sunglasses - Original Land Girl Style - Green Lenses - Vintage Sunglasses
These sunglasses were made in the 1980s in the style that girls in the Land Army wore back in the 1950s. They have tortoiseshell frames with a small gold plated embellishment at each outer edge and a key-hole bridge.
The lenses are green plastic and have UV protection.
They are new, old stock and so are in excellent condition as they have never been worn. If you see any marks on the lenses in the photos it is from the lighting.
These cute sunglasses are a must for your vintage wardrobe.
Size: approx. 5.5 inches wide and 1.8 inches deep
Price: 28 euro
1980s Cream Acetate French Cat Eye Sunglasses - Marie Sylvie
Vintage 1980s Marie Sylvie cream acetate cat-eye sunglasses made in France. Model MS 1001. Gradient blue/grey lenses are non-prescription, ready to wear. The cream frames are highlighted with a fine black line around the top and sides.
The condition is excellent, the frames show only minimal wear. The lenses are new. (If you see any marks in the photos it is because of the light reflection, which I do try to avoid, but sometimes it happens.) On the inside of the left arm is written MS1001, and on the inside of the right arm is written Marie Sylvie, Made in France.
Hinge to hinge measures approx. 5 1/2 inches (146mm), widest point across the front measures approx. 6 inches (152mm), a women's medium.
Superb vintage styling and a great addition to your collection of vintage accessories.
Price: 68 euro
1950s French Cat Eye Sunglasses - Black Acetate Frames - Green Lenses
1950s black acetate cat eye sunglasses. Made in France.
The frames are in very good condition with very faint scratches and light edge wear to the inside of the arms. No serious flaws. The green glass lenses are new.
Hinge to hinge measures 5 inches (130mm), widest point across the front measures 5 7/8 inches (148mm), a women's medium.
Superb vintage French styling with these killer sunglasses which are extremely hard to find at this age, and in such great condition.
Price: 63 euro
1980s Nigura Oversized German Sunglasses - Black Frames with Red and White Stripe Detail - Original Glass Lenses
1980s oversized black framed sunglasses with striped red and white detail. Made in Germany by Nigura. Model 9637. Original brown tinted glass lenses.
The frames show some small scratches and wear to the inside of the bridge which I have shown in the last photo, but have no serious flaws. The tinted lenses show some small dot sized marks, but these are minimal and do not affect visibility badly.
Hinge to hinge measures approx. 5.2 inches (13.4cm)
Widest point across the front measures approx. 5 1/2 inches (14cm)
Top to Bottom at the middle of the front of lens measures approx. 2.1 inches (5.3cm)
Price: 19 euro
Vintage 70s Rodenstock Sunglasses - Stainless Steel - Made in Germany
70s stainless steel oversized sunglasses made by Rodenstock in Germany. Model CERVINIA. Original glass lenses are non prescription, ready to wear.
The frames show edge wear on the outside of the right arm (see photo) but this is a minor flaw and the frames are in otherwise excellent condition. The lenses show faint scratches but these do not affect visibility badly at all.
Hinge to hinge measures 6 inches (150mm), hinge to arm/ear bend measures 4 inches (90mm), top to bottom at centre of eye frame measures 2.2 inches (55cm), a men's small/medium or women's medium.
Superb vintage Rodenstock styling and quality.
Price: 38 euro
TITMUS Vintage Sunglasses - 1960s
A pair of vintage sunglasses by TITMUS. Made in the USA in the 1960s, these sunglasses have gold metal frames with a mottled blue/grey inner edge surrounding the lenses, and and pearlised grey earpiece ends to the arms. They are squarish in shape at the top, and rounded at the bottom, with grey lenses.
On the inside of the arms (both) is printed TP100 BLU TITMUS Z87, and there is a serial number printed on the inside of the nose bar.
These sunglasses are in excellent/ new condition. They are new old stock and 100% UVA & UVB.
Womens medium in size, although I think the shape could be worn by men and women.
Size: approx. 5 1/2 inches temple to temple (5 ins lens edge to lens edge but note the gold arm attachments come out a little further than the lenses), 2 inches top to bottom at centre of lens, arms 5 1/4 length approx. (Temple 135mm Lenses 50mm X 47mm approx.)
Price: 43 euro
1950s SMALL Polaroid Cat Eye Sunglasses - Original Case - Blue / Black Cat Eye Frames - Secretary Geek/Nerdy Gal - Sold
Vintage Polaroid blue/black cat eye sunglasses. The frames are plastic and the lenses are grey plastic.
The lenses are in very good condition with no marks. The frames are in very good condition but the inside of the arms are slightly worn with some of the writing worn away, and the left arm is slightly bent out of shape, but this has no effect when the glasses are being worn.
The writing on the inside of the right arm is in gold with POLAROID 202. The writing on the inside of the left arm says 'Made in the UK'.
These sunglasses come in their original faux leather case.
Please note that these sunglasses are SMALL. Please see measurements. They are for children or someone with a very small face.
Perfect Secretary Geek look for small faces or children.
Size: approx. 4 3/4 inch across the top from cat eye tip to cat eye tip, top to bottom of front 1 1/4 inches, arm length 5 inches.
A fantastic pair of SOLISTA vintage sunglasses from 1950s Germany.
They are slightly cat eye shaped with lightly pearlised brown acetate frames. The colour was very hard to catch in the photo's as they all look as though the glasses are black, but in the last photo you can see the correct colour brown when the glasses are folded.
The lenses are the original lightly tinted yellow glass.On the inside of the left hand arm is written SOLISTA 135.
These sunglasses are in excellent condition showing little sign of wear.
Size: approx. 5 1/4 inches across and 1 1/4 inches top to bottom at centre of lens to the front.
Price: 58 euro
Vintage cat eye black framed sunglasses with gradient purple lenses.
Made in West Germany in the 1960s by Filtral, these sunglasses are in excellent condition with no scratches to the lenses. There are a couple of small marks on the bridge. Perhaps where they have been placed on a surface.
Size: approx. 5 3/4 inches across top / 5.4 inches temple to temple /1 3/4 inches top to bottom at centre of eye frame
Price: 35 euro
Vintage 1980s Vogue Designer Sunglasses - Navy Blue Frames
Vogue VO 2182-S designer sunglasses, made in Italy in the 1980's, with navy blue frames and very lightly tinted blue glass lenses.
The signature V is on the outer edge of both arms. Inside the right arm is 'VOGUE made in Italy', and inside the left arm is 'VO2182-S'
These classic sunglasses are in excellent condition with no scratches or markings to the frames or the lenses. They look hardly worn, and are a great style that suits most face shapes.
Size: Width across front approx. 5.3 inches, Height top to bottom of frames approx. 1 1/2 inches, Length of arms approx. 5.2 inches
Price: 48 euro
Vintage Revlon Mauritius Olive Green / Gold Pearlised Sunglasses
A lovely pair of vintage sunglasses for ladies. Made by the beauty company Revlon, probably in the 1960's/70's, although I am unable to confirm the exact date.
The frames are a pearlised olive green/gold colour on the outside, with black on the inside. An attractive squarish oval shape, with very slightly upturned cat eye outer edges. There is the Revlon signature on the outside of the left arm, and the word Mauritius on the inside of the right arm. The lenses are pale brown plastic.
Both the frames and the lenses are in excellent condition with little to no sign of wear.
Size: They measure 5 1/2 inches across the front x 1 5/inches top to bottom. The arms measure 5 inches long.
Price: 39 euro