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  • Cat. 3 (strong sunlight),
    Cat. 3 (strong sunlight)
  • Anti-reflective,
    Anti-reflective
Vuarnet Glacier 1957 Limited Edition Matte Black/Red Pure Grey Red Flash
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1957 Limited Edition Matte Black/Red Pure Grey Red Flash
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1957 Limited Edition Matte Black/Red Pure Grey Red Flash
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1957 Limited Edition Matte Black/Red Pure Grey Red Flash
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1957 Limited Edition Matte Black/Red Pure Grey Red Flash
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1957 Limited Edition Matte Black/Red Pure Grey Red Flash
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1957 Limited Edition Matte Black/Red Pure Grey Red Flash
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1957 Limited Edition Matte Black/Red Pure Grey Red Flash

Vuarnet Glacier 1957 Limited Edition Matte Black/Red Pure Grey Red Flash

VL131500121130

$270.44

This winter, for its 60th anniversary, Vuarnet is producing the Glacier 1957 as a limited edition version. Evoking the original, this new model is available in 3 versions and only 600 pieces.

  • Matte Black frame
  • Pure Grey Red Flash lens, category 3 (Vuarnet lens guide)
  • Black leather removable side covers
  • Natural leather cord
  • Anti-reflective
  • Blue Light filtration
  • Lenses made in France, frame made in Italy

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  • Model : Unisex
  • Two years warranty / Vuarnet
  • Payment in 2x free of charge from 199€


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Available in these colors

  • Vuarnet Glacier 1315 Black Skilynx $491.61
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1315 Tortoise Brownlynx $462.46
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1315 Light Grey/Silver Greylynx $452.41
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1315 Matte Black Blue Polarlynx $491.61
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1315 Tortoise Brown Polar $501.67
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1315 Matte Black/Silver Pure Grey Silver Flash $491.61
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1315 White/Silver Blue Side Covers Skilynx $491.61
  • Vuarnet Glacier 1315 Black Flag Blue Polar $501.67

Accessories

  • Vuarnet Eyeglasses Holder Strap Cord - Black $15.08
  • Vuarnet Eyeglasses Holder Strap Cord - Blue $15.08
  • Vuarnet Floating Cord Blue White Red $15.08
  • Goorin Bros Trucker Baseball Cap Stallion - Black $39.21
  • Goorin Bros Trucker Baseball Cap Tiger - Brown $39.21
  • LXH Cotton Cap "Champs-Elysées" Black White $49.26
  • LXH Felt Cap "Les Alpes" Cherry $58.16
  • Vuarnet Blue White Neoprene Glasses Cord $10.05
  • Goorin Bros Trucker Baseball Cap Shark - Navy Blue $39.21
  • LXH Cotton Cap "Champs-Elysées" Black/White $32.02
  • LXH Cotton Cap "Champs-Elysées" Azure Blue $32.02

Description

This winter, for its 60th anniversary, Vuarnet is producing the Glacier 1957 as a limited edition version. Evoking the original, this new model is available in 3 versions and only 600 pieces: three shades for a blue, white and red triptych in homage to the brand's French roots.The mirror shine of the blue, silver or red mineral lenses combined with coating of the metallic cables contrasts perfectly with the matte black treatment of the metal and acetate frames. The "punched" leather of the detachable side pieces reinforces the sporty character of the Glacier 1957.

  • Matte Black frame
  • Pure Grey Red Flash lens, category 3 (Vuarnet lens guide)
  • Black leather removable side covers
  • Natural leather cord
  • Anti-reflective
  • Blue Light filtration
  • Lenses made in France, frame made in Italy

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VUARNET GLACIER 1315 FRAME FEATURES

  • Stainless steel and acetate frame
  • Removable side covers in natural leather with magnet attachment to the temples
  • Natural leather cord with removable steel hook system
  • Suitable for medium sized faces

VUARNET PURE GREY RED FLASH LENS FEATURES

Vuarnet mineral lenses are made by craftsmen in Meaux, France. Each glass is engraved with the V hallmark which guarantees its authenticity.

Vuarnet Pure Grey Red Flash benefits:

  • Natural mineral glass that offers the clearest possible vision
  • Perfect respect for colours
  • Multi-layer anti-reflective back panel
  • Red Flash

Vuarnet Pure Grey Red Flash protection:

  • Category 3 lens, ideal for sunny days
  • UV protection: 100%
  • Infra-red: 89%
  • Visible Light Absorption: 90%
  • Harmful Blue Light: 94%

Data sheet

  • Gender : Unisex
  • Age : Adult
  • Made : Acetate Metal Leather
  • Shape : Aviator Glacier
  • Size : Medium
  • Type : Glacier
  • Base : 6
  • Rx : Rx compatible
  • Nose : Adjustable Nose Pads
  • Features : Adjustable head strap included
  • Temple Length : 140
  • Bridge Width : 17
  • Lens Width (Eye Size) : 57
  • Color : Black Red
  • Use : Hiking, Mountaineering Ski/Snowboard Sailing Surf, Windsurf, Kite
  • Packaging : Official Packaging
  • Model : Vuarnet VL1315
  • UV index : Cat. 3 (strong sunlight)
  • Lens Type : Mineral
  • Lens Color : Pure Grey Red Flash
  • Color : Matte Black
  • Lens Treatment : Anti-reflective Blue light blocking Anti-scratch Mirror
  • Product Type : Glacier sunglasses
  • Warranty : Two years warranty / Vuarnet
  • Rx Program : Vuarnet
  • Certification : UV 400
  • Comes with : Vuarnet soft or hard case, depending on the model

Brand : Vuarnet

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THE HALLMARK OF HIGH QUALITY.


Vuarnet sunglasses are world reknowned for their exceptional optical performance and have set the standard for sunglass excellence. This legendary reputation is the result of many years of experience combining "savoir-faire" with the finest raw materials. A flair of innovation and state-of-the-art craftsmanship are demonstrated at every stage of the production process. The results, sunglasses which are timeless, sophisticated and 100% effective.


From the highest mountaintop to the bluest seas, across the heated deserts to the glare of everyday life, Vuarnet sunglasses keep the scenery in true perspective. Vuarnet sunglasses combine style with top level performance that truly stand the test of time.


Born amidst the jet-set glamour of the late 1950s, the brainchild of a dashing gold-medal-winning Olympic skier and the foremost opticians in Paris, the Vuarnet sunglasses brand has been synonymous with sporty panache, classic styling and high performance for more than half a century.


A global specialist in the design and manufacture of mineral lenses, its Vuarnet sunglasses and Vuarnet goggles are renowned for optical clarity, impressive protection and greatly enhanced levels of visual perception – making them indispensable for both high-level sporting performance and crystal clear vision on the beach or in the city


First manufactured under the Skilynx label, these cutting edge lenses were developed in 1957 by Paris-based optician and mountain sport enthusiast Roger Pouilloux, along with his colleague Joseph Hatchiguian, to allow skiers to see undulations in the ground more clearly, particularly in white-out conditions. Their revolutionary innovation was bi-shading – the lenses were lighter at the centre, so that the upper and lower parts filtered and minimised direct glare from the sun, particularly when reflected off snow or water. With the central part of the lens still allowing clear sight, they set the optimum visual conditions for snow or water sports, while their mineral elements blocked UV rays and solar reflections, giving excellent ocular protection.


The new lenses were put to the test by French skier Jean Vuarnet, who wore them at the 1960 Squaw Valley Olympics in California. After he won gold, the men agreed to go into business together, developing the brand into the number-one choice for high-performance sporting eyewear that looked equally elegant outside the athletics arena. Vuarnet sunglasses were soon being worn by both top athletes and glamorous international stars such as Mick Jagger, Jerry Hall, Robert Redford and Alain Delon. Such was the brand’s success that it became an official sponsor of the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles, with commentators pronouncing particularly sunny days as ‘Vuarnet Days’. In 1995, Vuarnet sponsored the America’s Cup sailing race, showcasing the brand’s increasing popularity among water-sport athletes.


With its lenses still manufactured in France today, Vuarnet continues to build upon its ethos of high quality, technical innovation and sophisticated styling. The iconic heritage models – such as the legendary Vuarnet 006, with its sleek, elongated form – are still available, but new products that push the boundaries of design and technology have also been developed. Vuarnet now offers four tint options, tailored to specific environments: grey tints, which render colours accurately; grey/blue tints, which enhance luminosity, contrast and colour definition; brown tints, which improve contrast and depth perception; and yellow-green tints, which improve contrast and luminosity giving better definition to slopes and reliefs. Some classic models have also been updated – the Vuarnet Glacier (VL1315), which was developed for mountain climbing and other high-altitude activities, still features its original retro detailing such as detachable leather side shades that protect eyes from both peripheral light and wind, but it is now available in matt black for a contemporary spin on this classic aviator style, with an acetate loop around the lenses to strengthen them, anti-glare coating, and hydrophobic and oleophobic treatments to repel both water and oily creams. Vuarnet mineral lenses, which are among the thinnest on the market, are also available in a clip-on style that can be attached to Vuarnet optical glasses when needed ¬– an ingenious solution to a modern-day dilemma and ideal for city living.


Vuarnet eyewear is an official partner of the renowned Courchevel and Mégève ski schools in France, and Cortina d’Ampezzo and Sestriere in Italy, further cementing its status as the go-to brand for the serious winter-sport athlete, as well as those who want high-performance eyewear that mixes cutting edge technology with elegant design.

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