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Garrett Leight California Optical

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 12:02:00 Europe/London

We are all excited to re-introduce this amazingly cool brand; Garrett Leight. This eponymous brand, out of Los Angeles (as our Stateside pals do say) nods with at least a little reverence to the godfather of Californian eyewear Larry Leight.. Yes, the Leight family is steeped in the business.

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Oliver Peoples 'Desert Stories' by Peter Lindbergh

Thursday, 3 August 2017 12:14:34 Europe/London

In celebration of the brand's 30th Anniversary, Oliver Peoples has partnered with the illustrious photographer, Peter Lindbergh for its latest campaign, 'Desert Stories'. Over his career, Lindbergh has ushered in a fresh standard of truth through his honest and intimate portraits.

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Top 5 Sunglasses Every Man Needs

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 12:51:00 Europe/London

Now that the sun is finally out and London Mens Collection has drawn to a close, it's time for the guys out there to upgrade their shades for something a bit more on trend. From circular frames to brightly coloured mirrored lenses to classic shapes, everyman needs something to keep him looking cool this summer. To help our favourite men stay on-trend all season long, we've compiled of our favourites styles for him to start rocking.

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Who's the Daddy? Father's Day Special

Friday, 6 June 2014 09:38:00 Europe/London

Father's Day is fast on the horizon (this Sunday folks) though there is still time to treat that extra special gent to some spectacular eye wear. We're celebrating our favourite spectacle wearing dad's from celebrity and pop culture and how to imitate their iconic styles.

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How to pick sunglasses that suit your face shape

Monday, 26 May 2014 15:33:00 Europe/London

There's nothing quite as tricky as trying to buy sunglasses or opticals. There's the classics - aviators and club masters, wayfarers and cat eyes but where do you go from there? Do you opt in for a flash mirror lens? Or perhaps a matte frame? And that's without even touching on the minefield that is face shape. That's why we're got our comprehensive guide on picking the right specs for Summer.

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Pret Loves: Met Ball Style

Wednesday, 7 May 2014 15:18:00 Europe/London

It's easily one of the biggest red carpet events of the year and always guarantees a divisive opinion, and this yearÛªs Met Ball was no exception. This year's film was Beyond Fashion celebrating the work of America's first and most well known couturier Charles James. The attendees took to the theme with panache, making for some stunning red carpet looks. Pret a Voir rounds up some of our favouite red carpets and the perfect specs to make them pop.

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What glasses does Zooey Deschanel wear in New Girl? Steal her style!

Wednesday, 30 April 2014 10:00:00 Europe/London

When New Girl first bounded on to our screens in late 2011, Zooey Decschanel's character Jessica Day - the titular New Girl - fast became one of our style icons. With her love for colour and penchant for vintage inspired cuts, Deschanel's character is flat out adorkable. Unabashedly girly - Jess Day's wardrobe is made up of cute prints, a-line dresses and boxy vintage jackets, her cute and feminine wardrobe is the kind of style we are just dying to steal!

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Pret Loves: Oliver Peoples and Amanda Hearst

Friday, 25 April 2014 10:18:00 Europe/London

Model, philanthropist and great-grandaughter of media mogul William Randolph Hearst, Amanda Hearst has fast become an American sweetheart. Known for her work with various animal charities as well as working at Marie Claire, Hearst is also the face of one of Pret's favourite brands, Oliver Peoples. Oliver Peoples and Amanda Hearst is a match made in optical heaven, epitomising class, refinement and a timeless elegance.

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Eyewear Icon: Johnny Depp

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 10:00:00 Europe/London

He is frequently heralded as one of the most handsome men in the world. An award winning actor known for his ecclectic character based roles, it's no wonder Johnny Depp has become one of our ultimate style icons. Effortlessly cool, his understated sophistication creates an air of casual elegance that's hard to imitate. We love that he's a fan of both opticals and sunglasses and that's why Jonny Depp is our eyewear icon.

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What glasses does David Beckham wear in Only Fools and Horses?

Wednesday, 26 March 2014 10:02:00 Europe/London

Last weekend football legend David Beckham took to our screens for an Only Fools and Horses in the aid of Sports Relief. The comedy show which ran 1981-1991 as well as a few Christmas specials in the noughties returned for a one of special with a special cameo from Beckham, who looked rather fetching in his thick rimmed opticals. We couldn't help but ask ourselves what glasses does David Beckham wear in Only Fools and Horses? The Pret team did a bit of digging and we got a match. The Oliver Peoples Sheldrake frame it is!

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