Renowned eyewear designer Blake Kuwahara launches his first self-titled eyewear collection, Blake Kuwahara Eyewear. Blake Kuwahara is the founder of the multidisciplinary design agency Focus Group West and first gained international acclaim as the creator and designer of Kata Eyewear. Prior to launching his own eyewear collection, Kuwahara has designed and collaborated on eyewear collections for John Varvatos, Carolina Herrera, Isaac Mizrahi, Behnaz Sarapfour, Hanae Mori and Coach.
Recognized as one of the 100 most important people in the eyewear industry, he is a member of the prestigious Council of Fashion Designers of America, in charge for the future designers development in the fashion industry.
Each frame in the Blake Kuwahara Eyewear Collection has a unique inner silhouette encased in an unexpectedly fresh outer shape. Through a laborious, handmade process, the seamless fusion of two separate frames and the juxtaposition of contrasting form and color create a design tension that is thoroughly modern yet comfortably familiar.