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Black Thunder Glasses by FAKBYFAK x Walter Van Beirendonck

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The most recent collaboration project between Walter Van Beirendonck and Russian fashion eyewear label FAKBYFAK resulted in 4 fantastic sunglass styles called:"Thunder & Lightning, Donder & Bliksem“.

The glasses were designed as the key accessory for Walter van Beirendonck’s FW’18 ready-to-wear collection: "Worlds of Sun and Moon". Donder & Bliksem glasses are the symmetrical version of Thunder & Lightning\ styles. The idea was to create masculine glasses with a brutal beauty look, steeped in the spirit of „Flintstones-glamour“.

Handcrafted acetate frame surface looks like as if it’s made of hand-formed matte clay. Matte finished frames, as well as the black lenses, have a contemporary „anti-bling-bling“ spirit. Signature „W“ letter made as one part with the left temple.

This limited edition collection was presented on Paris Fashion Week in January 2018.

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Walter Van Beirendonck

A member of the influential "Antwerp Six," now head of fashion of their alma mater the Royal Academy Antwerp, designer Walter Van Beirendonck has long been a driving force for change in the fashion industry. Established in 1983, Walter continues to show collections that are graphically strong, conceptually challenging and technically innovative. Van Beirendonck has nurtured many top talents in today's fashion establishment, including Raf Simons and Kris van Assche.

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