Eyeing The Past放眼过去
With a few clicks, you can now read all about the history of the eyewear industry. Italian eyewear manufacturer and retailer Safilo Group has launched Galleria Safilo, a cloud-based digital museum dedicated to the heritage, technologies and appeal of eyewear.
Safilo, which is also showcasing its own private collection, believes the virtual museum will pique the interest of various groups such as researchers, collectors and the fashion-conscious.
The collections are grouped under nine categories, including antique, art, brands, celebrities, lifestyle and modern.
Take a walk down memory lane and check out models that have been worn by stars such as Elvis Presley, Madonna and Elton John, as well as classic designs from brands such as Polaroid and Carrera.