Brookline Village, MA, February 18, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Vizio Optic, a premier multiple award-winning designer eyeglasses shop and the #1 online retailer of high-end eyewear, showcased Lafont eyeglasses and sunglasses at its Brookline Village storefront on February 4. The 2012 collection was on display, giving local patrons the rare opportunity to explore the French designer’s full 2012 selection of eyewear in person.
Lafont is known around the world for its outstanding craftsmanship and innovative designs. Some of the latest styles that will be on display include new arrivals like Lafont Greta and Gilda eyeglasses, as well as Lafont Hype sunglasses.
Kit Hamilton, a representative for the renowned brand,was present at this exclusive event to personally assist in showcasing the new eyewear designs from the 2012 collection.
“We are delighted to have showcased the new 2012 Lafont collection,” said Galina Rabkin, owner of Vizio Optic. “Our team was proud to be able to bring the latest from this elegant line of Lafont glasses to the Boston area, and with such a vast amount of styles to choose from, the eyeglass fashion show was a huge success!”
A family-owned business, Lafont traces its origins nearly 90 years to 1923 when patriarch Louis Lafont opened an optical shop in Paris. Family members Phillipe and Laurence Lafont continued the tradition, creating the world-renowned brand in 1972. Lafont glasses soon became synonymous with Parisian style, flair and luxury. Lafont’s savoir faire and Parisian panache make it a popular choice for customers who demand quality and a fashion-forward look that is well-balanced with elegance and sophistication.
About Vizio Optic:
Vizio Optic is a premier international eyeglass and ‘Best Eyeglasses’ winner (2006, 2007, 2009, 2010). We offer our clients a unique and personalized experience, offering them access to the best in handcrafted, specialty, and designer eyeglasses and sunglasses. Vizio Optic’s key brands include Alain Mikli, CHANEL, Face à Face, Lafont, LINDBERG, Maui Jim, Mosley Tribers, Mykita, Oakley, Oliver Goldsmith Ray-Ban, Robert Marc, and more.