The Essentials Collection is the foundation of AKILA – uncompromising modern reinterpretations of cult classic frames. Fashioned from plant-based acetate and stainless steel with Optical Class 1 nylon lenses, these frames are meticulously handcrafted to last a lifetime.
Analogue revisits a vintage 1960s look that never goes out of style. This hand-crafted frame is sculpted in a retro rectangular shape with raw-bevel detail that pays homage to timeless design. Sold Out
The original Verve featured a bevel-edged rectangular frame and sunken lenses to create one of our most popular styles ever. Version 2.0 adds an updated shape and new colorways while keeping the best parts of the fan-favorite OG.
Hi-Fi is AKILA’s reimagining of a classic square-lens frame from a timeless era. Our latest version of Hi-Fi features two-pin rivets along the temple and frame for sturdier construction, and thicker acetate for all-around quality and comfort.
Atelier is a California contemporary design that pairs perfectly with any style. This versatile frame is the latest addition to our Essentials collection, continuing the AKILA tradition of revisiting classic looks through a modern lens.
Zombie features a subtle butterfly shape with heavy postmodern influences. Extra-thick construction with 8.0mm thick acetate frame and a raw bevel across the browline give this frame a bold and fashion-forward aesthetic.
Theory blends art-fashion aesthetics with industrial influences. These sunglasses feature flat, flush-mount lenses encased in a metal / acetate combination frame for a design that’s stylish and sturdy. Sold Out
Genesis is an oversized frame with design cues from The Studio to create a bold look that’s grounded in the classics. Every pair is handmade in limited quantities to ensure top quality and craftsmanship.