Ray-Ban is kicking it up a notch with the release of their Ray-Ban 18k Gold Aviator ($3,200). These aviators are an exclusive limited edition release of only 1200 pairs. The frames are pure 18k gold enhanced with G-15, Neophan and polar lenses. Each pair comes with a unique number engraved inside the temple as well as a certificate of authenticity.
The Persol 9649 Glasses ($163) is an update of Persol’s classic 649 frames. The frames are a little bit thinner, have a more modern aesthetic and a lighter feel. The 9649 are available in sunglasses and a standard optical frame.