SALT frames are designed in California. The glasses and sunglasses are handcrafted in Japan with custom Japanese acetates, titanium & Beta-titanium. SALT Sunglasses are equipped with Zeiss polarized lenses.
These are scratch resistant and come with both a hydrophobic and an anti-reflection coating on their back surface.
David Rose, head of design at SALT optics is behind the designs. He became passionate about glasses frames and sunglasses after having a successful career as a professional surfer. David looks to Nature’s pure beauty for inspiration. Its rich lustrous colours and natural elements create a refined palette with a hint of fun. He creates versatile and universally wearable eyewear in titanium, acetate and a combination of the two materials.
SALT glasses and sunglasses – History
SALT eyewear was born on the south coast of California in 2006 and launched its first collection of glasses and sunglasses frames in early 2007. Each frame is inspired by nature’s effortless beauty, the SEA, the AIR, the LAND and their TIMELESS connections are the inspirational key components. All of nature beautiful SHAPES, DETAILS and COLOURS are infused in every frame created . Each frame is unique with its own fingerprint, crafted from the best custom materials and hand finished by Japanese artisans. Simple on the surface, complex in their making, layered with discovery.
SALT glasses and sunglasses – Philosophy
The philosophy of SALT eyewear is to combine the best of Californian lifestyle with Japanese Craftsmanship. SALT draws the inspiration for its frames from Natures effortless beauty, appearing simple on the surface, yet consisting of a complex process perfected over time. SALT glasses and sunglasses suit anyone who appreciates simple things made well.
At Zacks London Eye Clinic we are huge fans of SALT glasses and sunglasses collections and keep several of their frames in stock at our central London practice. The design of SALT frames is elegant, timeless & universal, yet remaining relevant and stylish as other trends come and go. For more information on SALT glasses frames or sunglasses, or if you would like us to order you a frame that you don’t see on our website then then please contact us or phone 020 7713 7713