Originally a clothing designer, Linda Farrow was one of the first to treat sunglasses as an important element of a fashion ensemble. She launched her eyewear collection in 1970 and the line quickly became a must-have among stylish Londoners and the international jet set. Shapes that she pioneered, such as the wrap-around worn by Yoko Ono in the 1970s, remain in style and in high demand today.
After 40 years of cutting-edge design as a soloist, Linda Farrow has moved to a new level through collaboration with leading fashion designers, including Dries Van Noten, Oscar de la Renta, The
Providence Optical is pleased to announce the new arrival of a complete line of sunglass eyewear from the Linda Farrows Projects, including all of the designs you see in this posting. We particularly like this fun Alexander Wang frame with zipper-inspired edging, which can hold a prescription lens.