5 Arab Eyewear Brands on Our Summer Lust List
Razane Jammal in Okhtein
When it comes to fashion, Arab designers really know how to turn up the heat and push style boundaries. Moreover, Arab influencers loved by the world over have also launched their own successful collections of clothing, accessories and more. This summer, there is only one accessory that’s both practical and stylish that we ALL need: face furniture. That’s right- a pair of sunglasses to protect your eyes from the scorching sun, in the most stylish way possible and its these 5 Arab owned labels you might be interested in buying from…
This Lebanese designer has dressed the likes of Jennifer Lopez for red carpet events, and where we may not be going anywhere that requires a fully embellished gown, we can look to Elie Saab for a collection of just as fabulous accessories and eyewear.
Okhtein really had fashion tongues wagging when Beyonce stepped out carrying a much coveted handbag from the Egyptian sister design duo. The brand has gone on to launch its first ever eye collection and features four designs in eleven colors and is produced in Italy.
Dubai based, Lebanese influencer, Karen Wazen has her fingers in many pies and with many people coveting her style and lifestyle, she launched her very own eyewear label in 2018. Not only has the brand been a hit with regional celebrities and influencers, but also music royalty including Cardi B and Dua Lipa.
No guessing where this eyewear label hails from! The brand is known to dress the faces of the likes of Arab celebrities, Yousra, Ahmed Zaher, Amina Khalil and more as well as by much loved singer and actress, Jennifer Lopez multiple times.
Tunisian-French designer Ahlem Manai-Platt launched Ahlem Eyewear in 2014, and the label has since been donned by the likes of Robert Downey Junior and Beyonce, among other famous fans.