Brunello Cucinelli develops glasses with Oliver Peoples
Italian luxury brand Brunello Cucinelli is teaming up with Oliver Peoples, a member of the Luxottica group, to launch its first capsule collection of glasses.
The collection will be made in Italy with five different styles inspired by the culture and beauty of Solomeo, where Brunello Cucinelli is based. With shapes and colors, the result of “creative work”, designed to express the authentic craftsmanship of both brands.
Brunello Cucinelli, said in a statement: “I am honored by this very pleasant start to our partnership with Oliver Peoples, a company that has grown with extremely valuable and highly qualified products, exclusive for their contemporary, young and refined taste. .
“I fully share the values of the majestic Luxottica and of its founder, Cavalier Leonardo Del Vecchio, a man whom I hold in high esteem, with whom I share the love of our land and our people. In our entrepreneurial businesses, we have supported the idea of preserving and embellishing these places that have inspired our lives; I am delighted with the relationships that have been forged by our children and hope that this mutual esteem will bring them prosperity for times to come.
Brunello Cucinelli’s first eyewear collection will be unveiled at the end of September 2021, the luxury brand added.
Rocco Basilico, Managing Director of Oliver Peoples, added: “It is also a huge honor for us, as well as a real privilege, to partner with Brunello Cucinelli, a man whom I esteem and the founder of brand with which we share a well-defined identity rooted in the territory, but also fundamental values that are essential to us, such as craftsmanship, quality of raw materials and excellence in the care of every detail.
“We are delighted with this collaboration and the resulting collection, which is the result of a great shared vision.”