No summer accessory jazzes up an outfit quite like a pair of sunglasses. Hit these hip stores for your pick
of chic shades.
Combining precision craftsmanship with new technologies, this Berlin designer label handassembles glasses in their Mitte manufactory, in what used to be a children's nursery ( Kita). Rosa- Luxemburg-Str. 6. www.mykita.com
These feather-light designer glasses are made to last, with a genius and screwless spring- hinge clip. Make a visit to their showroom to select your favorite pair, presented on vintage flight attendant trolleys.Max- Beer-Str. 17. www.ic- berlin.de
This store stocks rare models worn by stars from the
best designers of the ‘70s, ‘80s, and ‘ 90s, such as a pair of Cazal 968 donned by Al Pacino in Donnie Brasco or Tom Cruise’s large metal Ray Ban frames from Top Gun.
Rungestr. 18. www.vintage- sunglasses.de
From ‘80s “nerd” glasses to ‘50s horn-rimmed and cat- eye frames, the selection of eyewear on display here is also a lesson in fashion history. Torstr. 172. www.lunettes- selection.de