Wooden Sunglasses Created Using Traditional Boat-Building Methods

Wooden Sunglasses Created Using Traditional Boat-Building Methods
Design

Applying old world skills to a product usually focused on high-tech materials creates a classic look for this eyewear line.

Ross Brooks
  • 3 july 2013

Fritz is the man responsible for taking an age-old (and unexpected) set of crafting skills and applying them to an industry that normally prides itself on high-tech materials.

Sunglasses might not seem like the best product for a boat builder to be focussing his time on, but the results speak for themselves. Beautifully hand-crafted sunglasses that use a variety of timbers and traditional techniques to give each pair a unique character.

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