guepard / gp-04 (Tortoiseshell×D.Green)
COLOR : Tortoiseshell×D.Green
■MATERIAL : ACETATE
■SIZE : Lens width43mm / Bridge width23mm / Temples145mm
gp-04 is commonly called "avant-garde",
the bottom of the frame is square shaped and angular
name As the name suggests, it has an impact on the eye, but
it is a shape that fits any face shape comparatively well.
As if to balance the impactful front
, the temples are slim
and the impression from the side is
sophisticated and very light.
The glasses produced by guepard are
recognized as the best in the world at that time
respecting the French vintage of 1940s and 1950s, the design and fabrics are made with the atmosphere of those days. The design, fabrics and
atmosphere of those days are kept as they were, and only the size is updated
in a modern way.
Theproduction is made in a workshop in Sabae, Fukui Prefecture,
known as one of the major production centers of eyeglasses in Japan,
and each item is carefully and wholeheartedly finished.
The nose pad is
integrated into the frame, which is not possible with mass production, and the unique handmade
details can be seen everywhere.
ABOUT THE BRAND
During the Prohibition Era in the 1920s, the slang for glasses in the U.S. was "cheetah," the English word "cheetar" being replaced by the French word "guepard. During the Prohibition era, standard jazz was indispensable for uplifting people. Like the music that has been passed down as material for improvisation, the new interpretation of French Vintage is proposed, inheriting the high design quality of French Vintage and arranging it in a delicate way to match the atmosphere of today.
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All orders are dispatched from our store location in Kashiwa, Japan. Orders from outside Japan, particularly from the EU and Canada, may be subject to import taxes and VAT. These potential charges would be the responsibility of the recipient and cannot be paid by iii3. It is recommended that you look up your country's "Duty the minimis value" and "Tax the minimis value" to understand what to expect regarding potential fees.
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