TITLE

Shop gives vintage frames fresh new look

AUTHOR(S)
Barker, Andrew
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/23/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 59, pA16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Melrose Place boutique RetroSpecs which sells customized vintage eyewear in Beverly Hills, California. RetroSpecs is part boutique and part optometrical museum with holdings date back as far as 1740. Its most viable comes from the 1920s-40s, when manufacturers began to mass produce gold-wire specs. RetroSpecs balance the old with the new by fusing classic design with modern touches lenses.
ACCESSION #
21330527

 

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