Silmo Paris Vlog #1 // Exploring Cazal and More!

Silmo Paris Vlog #1 // Exploring Cazal and More!


In the dazzling world of eyewear, fashion and innovation converge at Silmo Paris. The Optical Gallery’s Nik is back on YouTube with Part 1 of his Silmo vlog series.

In this episode, he delves into the realm of iconic eyewear with a spotlight on Cazal, a brand that left an indelible mark on 80s hip-hop style. Cazal’s designs have not only adorned the faces of fashion-forward individuals but also left an indelible mark on the cultural landscape. Nik speaks to Allan, one of the visionary minds behind Cazal’s latest designs and offers a glimpse into the latest limited edition Model 004. An unmade model from the 1991 archive of original Cari Zalloni drawings.

But that’s not all – Nik also catches up with Nancy, co-founder of Coti Vision, a luxury eyewear accessory brand that has redefined the concept of eyewear chains. Discover the perfect blend of style, sustainability, and utility as Nik selects some exquisite pieces from Coti Vision’s Autumn/Winter collection. These eyewear chains have become more than just functional accessories; they are true fashion statements adored by their clients.

Stay tuned for the upcoming episodes of The Optical Gallery’s vlog series, where they continue to explore the remarkable eyewear brands, meet the visionary designers such as Sabine Be, Kuboraum, Modo Eyewear, and unveil the latest trends in the world of eyewear at Silmo Paris 2023.

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