Bought this pair for my boyfriend and they looked perfect on him! It suits with anything!
Having worn Rx opticals since adolescence, finding the perfect frames that don’t ache and fatigue your face, fit perfectly and comfortably all day, and look fresh, has been the search of my life. And this is where that search ends. This is the pinnacle. These are THE frames. Already had two pairs of the sunnies for the above mentioned reasons, and quietly wished there was an optical version. Then, Akila psychically scanned my mind and dropped these. Never stop invading my psyche.
AKILA Eyewear is designed to last & handcrafted from eco-friendly plant-based cellulose acetate.
Cellulose acetate is a natural bioplastic made from the fibers of cotton or wood pulp. This compound is then mixed with various colored dyes, block casted, then sliced into sheets or chipped into tiny color pellets. The final product is biodegradable and renewable.
AKILA is an independent eyewear brand based in Los Angeles focused on handmade unisex sunglasses at anti-industry pricing.
Part of our mission is to provide a platform for brands and creatives to express their progressive outlooks. By providing access to better manufacturing and technical assistance, brands can offer new and exciting eyewear at a better quality than what they previously had within reach.
AKILA frames are handcrafted from premium acetate and stainless steel with Optical Class 1 nylon lenses. Each style goes through meticulous design, engineering and production processes to ensure top quality eyewear.
Every pair of sunglasses takes over 90 days to complete and requires more than 100 steps from start to finish.