Founded in 1945 by Céline Vipiana, CÉLINE is a French, ready-to-wear frameline. Known to serve a wonderfully minimalist, no fuss aesthetic that resonates with the modern day working woman, CÉLINE evokes a classic chic in every frame they produce.
Eye Carumba Optometry offers more than 500 spectacle frames ranging from classical to contemporary designs. Prices start at $150 and go up. In addition to the frame lines indicated below, we can custom order a wide range of designer frames.
We can also make custom clip-ons for all of our frames or any style of glasses you may have. Click on the links below to learn about the frame lines that we carry:
Created in Paris, FACE A FACE has become the contemporary reference in eyewear. Inspired by the boldness of modern art, the brand remains audacious and Avant-Garde while displaying a mastery of colors and expressions. Made for both men and women. With passion for colors and subtle details, the new FACE A FACE collection is elegantly crafted and full of surprises. The result are masterpieces which truly illustrate how personality can be defined by color, reflections and sophisticated details.
FEB31st is an Italian firm whose story is based on the vision and tenacity of three entrepreneurs and has grown and spread throughout the world. With all of these frames being custom made, its founders wanted a reliable form of light manufacturing, open to innovation and flexible in the face of change. Respecting the environment, the workers, their skills and the relevant financial processes are some of the top priorities for this specific frame line.
FICTION frames are inspired by the idea that glasses are the introduction to the story that only you can create.
Blending time-honored shaping with a refined contemporary sensibility, the debut collection of FICTION frames are crafted from fine acetates and stainless steel. Each temple arm bears a signature “©” medallion visible only when the glasses are folded.
Proceeds from the sale of each FICTION frame benefit 826LA, a writing-focused, non-profit tutoring organization for young students.
Born in Venice Beach and designed in LA, each frame is named after a Venice Street. As a frame line, Garrett Leight is influenced and inspired every day by the people, places and stories of California. Focused on your own style, these frames are handmade and finished with the finest materials and processes by the best eyewear makers in the world.
At Gold & Wood, everything starts with a drawing… Then comes the careful selection of wood species, according to their nobility, their rarity and the emotion they inspire. From the sketch to the frame, dozens of technical steps will follow each other to give life to each Eyepiece. Gold & Wood, a reference in terms of innovation and craftsmanship, which preserves its identity and DNA while constantly reinventing itself.
The French eyewear house Harry Lary’s offers original frames that combines creativity and elegance. Under the artistic direction of Thierry Lasry since 2002, the brand features retro-futurist shapes with an unconventional and timeless chic. Completely hand-made in France, this collection promises the best craftsmanship techniques and traditional know-how. Two collections are designed per year, each composed of 6 to 8 models.
Jean-François Rey is one of the world’s top eyewear designers. He creates without limitations and his frames reflect that unique contemporary style. J.F. Rey glasses and sunglasses immediately evoke a particular style, a modern and innovative design that operates in a creative universe in constant motion. J.F. Rey glasses do not have the desire to be fashionable: they speak loudly and their willingness to be shifted to express their character through the branches.
This frame line has a very large collection of petite frames for women who want Avant-Garde and extremely colorful designs in a size that will fit their faces perfectly. J.F. Rey glasses are the epitome of French style and made for those individuals craving something more than a purely functional frame.
Inspired by a timeless chic style, the Kate Spade collection recalls the 60s and their influence is seen in both the designs and the colors. Known for its crisp color, graphic prints and playful sophistication, Kate Spade New York encourages personal style. The ophthalmic sunglasses contain many of the fine and distinctive details of the bags and accessories from this brand, with attractive and easy to wear shapes and typically feminine colors.
Original, often iconoclastic, and always invigorating, eyeglasses designed by l.a.Eyeworks are immediately recognized for their bold shapes, imaginative handling of materials, and expressive use of color. Although l.a.Eyeworks have graced the faces of celebrities, performers, artists, and athletes, the deeper intention is for you to find a frame that conforms to no fashion sensibility but your own.
A face is like a work of art. It deserves a great frame.
LINDBERG eyewear tells the world you subscribe to a different way of thinking, and have a connoisseur’s appreciation of high design and high-quality materials. Every frame is a statement about aesthetics, technical innovation and impeccable craftsmanship. These designs feature responsibly sourced materials selected for timeless elegance exceptional strength.
Lucas de Staël, designer, started Undostrial before launching his brand in 2012. Their goals include transforming matter into art, to experiment without restraints, in order to materialize the wildest dreams into reality. The designers, jewelers and artists are able to develop their own tools and methods in order to put out elegant and delicate eyewear frames. By combining traditional French know-how with an innovative mindset, the workshop is perpetually redefining, by-passing and pushing the limits and rules of eyewear manufacturing.
Hailing from Soho, New York, Modo drives the eyewear industry effort in sustainability and social responsibility. At MODO, they are driven by a passion for finding the optimal balance of form and function. Inspired by the precision of architecture, we work with strength and lightness, structure and fluidity. By merging innovative materials, new technologies and purist design, MODO offers you endless simplicity and lasting quality.
All MOSCOT Eyewear is handmade using the highest quality materials, real hardware, and hinges that are riveted through the temple and frame fronts to ensure the sturdiest construction possible. Every MOSCOT frame is available as opthalmic eyewear or sunglasses, with or without a prescription, and is customizable in a variety of frame and lens color combinations and sizes. With 100 years of eyewear expertise, MOSCOT carefully inspects every frame for quality control in its own labs, housed within its New York City Shops, before dispensing eyewear to customers worldwide.
Simple, functional with an idiosyncratic look, Mykita focuses on challenging norms and creating new aesthetic impulses within eyewear, Mykita pushes visible logos and conventional luxury codes into the background. Winner of multiple design awards, these frames are also lightweight and durable. A key factor in the company’s success is its holistic business philosophy, which brings together expertise from all disciplines under a single roof.
Native Sons is a luxury eyewear and accessories brand headed by Tommy O'Gara, former president/director of DITA Asia. The brand is named for the native sons who returned from the World War and kick started the "Industrial Design Revolution" with both avant-garde and utilitarian designs that are still admired today. With this in mind, the brand focuses on creating "Future Vintage" products that will last a lifetime.
Only the best materials are utilized with the revival of old world manufacturing methods incorporated by Native Sons. All acetate frames are cellulose based and feature a signature star-nut hinge configuration, while the metal frames are created with high-grade titanium; all frames feature antique plating and hand finished details.
Oakley, the world leader in sports sunglasses, has an amazing line of everyday eyeglasses. Founded on quality, function and innovation, Oakley prescription glasses come in all shapes and sizes, so if you’re looking to stand out from the crowd, going for a sophisticated look, or need something sporty, there is an Oakley eyeglass for you!
Beauty, creativity and superior quality have always been the guiding principles of the Prada. Being one of the most innovative, prestigious and widely recognized brands in the fashion and luxury goods industries, the Prada eyewear collection reflects this approach with unmistakable style, refined elegance and uncompromising quality. It is one of the most innovative, prestigious and widely recognized brands in the fashion and luxury goods industries, with a keen attention to details and new trends.
Inspired by the aesthetics of sport and lifestyle, the frames of the Prada Linea Rossa eyewear collections reinterpret brand creativity through contemporary, avant-garde design. The result of skillful production techniques and advanced technologies, Prada Linea Rossa eyewear features sleek style with modern silhouettes that make the collection distinctive.
Drawing on Danish heritage, ProDesign designs innovative eyewear with a close-knit relationship between functionality and visual expression. Founded in 1973, this frame line is inspired by key contemporary trends and made to be timeless and long lasting. In this collections of frames you will find the most delicate details, with both transparent and honest or a more playful rebel style.
Throughout its seven-and-a-half decades, Ray-Ban has been instrumental in pushing boundaries in music and the arts, forging the rise of celebrity culture, and creating the power of the rock and movie stars to influence fashion. From James Dean to Audrey Hepburn to Michael Jackson, Ray-Ban has proven indispensable for cultural icons who don’t want to be seen - but definitely want to be noticed. Ray-Ban has left an indelible mark on culture history.
SALT. is a premium eyewear brand dedicated to timeless style and effortless beauty. Since its founding in 2006, SALT. has always sought to create eyewear that reflects the Golden State’s natural beauty, drawing inspiration from the sandy beaches, snow-capped mountains, and pristine deserts of the brand’s California home. Because high quality construction is not simply about beauty, it’s also about durability. It is eyewear that will stand up to the rigors of a life well lived, which is all part of their commitment to creating products that are made to last.
TC Charton was designed to accommodate higher cheekbones, lower nose bridges and other ethnic features that make conventional eyewear impossible or uncomfortable to wear. With over a hundred different frames to choose from, the wearer can have a great fit without having to compromise on style and luxury.
Alexandra is constantly studying faces wherever she goes, always on the lookout for her latest muse. Each style is crafted to fit the features of people that she has met in her travels, and the finished product even shares the name of the person that inspired them.
TC CHARTON was created foremost to fit Asian features, however the multitudinous styles available in the collection appeal to people of many other ethnic backgrounds, and they are finding that TC CHARTON eyewear fits them fabulously.
Founded by Caroline Abram, Tête à Lunettes is a line designed for children from 3 to 12 years of age. Her designs for adult glasses, with their bright colors and translucent acetates, have since 2014 found a place in her children’s line.
Each pair of the designer’s glasses for girls comes with a “bijounette,” a unique accessory that adorns the temples of the frames. As for all her creations, summons here the game of colors with elegance but also with a touch of playfulness. Nominated multiple times for the Silmo d’Or (most prestigious award in the spectacle industry), she has won it in 2014 for her kid's collection!
Raised in a highly creative environment by an optician as a father and a designer as a mother, Thierry Lasry went on to create a sunglass brand aimed at a certain Elite looking to distinguish themselves out of the crowd.. THIERRY LASRY sunglasses are based on the concept of « futuristic vintage » fusing vintage inspirations with an updated, modern and avant-gardist touch. The sunglasses are all flat fronted, giving a futuristic twist to retro-inspired shapes.
The creative director of Gucci, Tom Ford created his own brand in 2005. A fashion design legend, Ford is best known for his stylish, singular vision in fashion for the ultimate modern persona. Tom Ford eyeglasses are an effortless and classic design that will never go out of style. Known for the Aviator and Wayfarer frames, this frame line focuses on darker colors schemes such as Brown, Black, Green and Tortoise.
Between traditional style and casual fashion, chic and off-beat with a trendy London feel, the WOOW style will speak to all with a sense of humor. The little message inserted in the end tip of the frame will make you smile first thing in the morning.
Made for the young and bold, WOOW features exciting shapes, humorous details and a unique style. These frames are designed to stand out from the crowd. Be dazzled by the bold color combinations, exciting patterns or surprising shapes adding the WOOW effect to every design.
This exclusive collection focuses on classic, modern, and timeless shapes in rich colors and unique patterns. Designed in California and handcrafted in Japan, Zero G is created with style, balance, comfort, and weightlessness in mind. All Zero G frames are hypoallergenic, 40% lighter than stainless-steel, and cut from a single sheet of surgical-grade titanium.
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