Fullscreen
Accessories April, 10 2012

Kostas Murkudis for MYKITA – Sunglasses

The new ELEKTRA and PHINEAS models from MYKITA mark the brand’s exploration of “colors, materials, lasers and new print technologies” with designer Kostas Murkudis. The Berlin-based designer turns out crisp futuristic clothes with a uniformed vibe so it makes good sense that these shades would look right at home in New New York 2048.

“The juxtaposed geometric structures were the source of inspiration for the design [and] the surfaces of the glasses were covered with a mesh-like structure that was etched into the stainless steel frames,” we are told. The process yields an eye-catching lightweight metal frame holding tear-shaped lenses that are gripped below by a fine wire. Sublimely subtle.

Another look after the jump…

Comments

Highsnobiety