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B-Side Blog

Who’s Brookside Optical

Theo By James

James surprises once again with one wire James Van Vossel is not a designer that your invariably see sitting at a computer working on all kinds of complicated programmes. He is a doer. He prefers to retreat into his atelier where he spends hours experimenting with shapes and materials. He departs from a basic ideaContinue Reading

As seen on Tv

Broken and repaired

Our eye-witness collection has always been a bit of an outsider. From the beginning, about 20 years ago now, the eye-witness frames were not like the others. For one thing, the frames are asymmetrical, just like a face. Our latest eye-witness models have gone ‘grunge’, looking as if they’re made from recycled trash. But appearancesContinue Reading

Like a Diva!

Marilyn Monroe, Grace Kelly, Brigitte Bardot and Judy Garland must be the most famous divas of all times. theo designer Patrick Hoet wanted to put the same ‘grandeur’ in an eyewear collection. He came up with four models, very much ‘in your face’. One frame seems to be caught in another one. The emphasis isContinue Reading