Burberry is a global luxury brand with a distinctive British identity. Established in 1856 by Thomas Burberry, he started his career specialising in premium outdoor clothing. By 1879 Thomas invented the revolutionary water repellent and fire retardant Gabardine fabric, a fabric that is still used in the manufacturing of Burberry’s iconic trench coats some 130 years later. To date Burberry remains rooted in the heritage of its design, craftsmanship and innovation and is revered the world over.
Burberry eyewear remain a functional, luxurious brand for those seeking quality with a modern, classical appearance. The collections showcase elegant shapes that are aesthetically pleasing, trendy designs often featuring the trademark check and Prorsum knight icon for instant brand recognition.
Burberry spectacles and Burberry sunglasses are highly desirable accessories; the collections are inspired by the brands innovative 'ready-to-wear' ideology and incorporate iconic elements such as the Burberry check pattern. Frames feature the latest in lightweight, strong materials which ensure the wearer a comfortable 'all-day' fit whilst lenses provide 100% UV protection.
The elegant and luxurious Burberry eyewear collections feature the Gabardine collection and Heritage, a collection made up of the Regent Collection, leather Check Collection and Lightweight Check Collection, all epitomize the essence of the brand, its balance of British individuality, opulent design and innovative craftsmanship.