Originally produced this year with only 50 piecesever made in each color, this limited-edition Nice model is truly one-of-a-kind with only 25 frames left in the world. Encompassing an exclusive design that will never be reproduced, the Japan-handcrafted Nicein gold-plated titaniumis to be cherished and coveted by those who align with Leisure Society’s belief in classic heirloom frames that can be enjoyed and passed down for generations. Named after the elegant Old Town, or “Vielle Ville,” as part of the En Plein Soleil Summer 2016 collection, the Nice embodies the artistic charms of the neighborhood with its feminine oversized cat-eye design and delicate filigree bridge with vibrant hand-enameled colors inspired by the street of Promenade des Anglais.
The Nice in Silver Blue is part of an eyewear capsule collection called Frames For A Cause put together by the Eyewear Designers of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (edCFDA) with proceeds that benefit the Fashion Targets Breast Cancer (FTBC) foundation that raises funds and public awareness for breast cancer. Designer Shane Baum honored the FTBC by incorporating the official colors, blue and white, and the logo of the charity into this exclusive and limited-edition frame. This Leisure Society x FTBC frame is handmade in Japan from 12k white gold titanium with a hidden spring hinge and has only two frames left in the world.