Brand in the Spotlight – French Connection

Bold Square Sunglasses in Tortoiseshell on Cream by French Connection Premium.

French connection is stylish, sexy and full of attitude. Their collection is diverse but always daring and they ensure affordable prices to appeal to a wide audience for the summer sun. French Connection have a long and successful history and continue to be synonymous with British high street fashion. Explore their styles in time for the upcoming holidays.

In 1972, Stephen Marks set out to create appealing and popular clothing to the high-street market. French Connection was born and has continued to emulate quality and affordability as well as delivery creative and quirky spins on design. Proudly based in the UK, and dominating the market, but also owning stores across Europe, and the USA and Canada, French Connection is internationally renowned. Luxurious craftsmanship and catwalk inspired style meets pleasing prices for the perfect balance of accessible fashion and luxury style. Producers of premium menswear, ladies-wear, accessories and homeware for the modern buyer, the brand transforms their identity to ensure a contemporary appeal.

Cateye Sunglasses in Matte Multi by French Connection.
Cateye Sunglasses in Matte Multi by French Connection.

An unusual colour scheme, these sunglasses take the classic cateye silhouette and transform them into a unique statement piece. The matte multi coloured frames are playful and modern- perfect for sipping a refreshing drink a beer garden this year.

Their cheeky ‘FCUK Fashion’ launched gave them their reputation for attitude. Despite its innocent roots, beginning as the abbreviated term for the company when sending faxes to the French Connection offices in Hong Kong, the controversial new name sky-rocketed the brands popularity. The range of eyewear are elegant an edgy, in tune to the spirit of the brand. Vivacious, eye-catching and playful, each piece of eyewear is unique. In saying this their quirky designs are always keeping with French Connection’s appeal to the everyday wearer, with timeless styles that go with any outfit. Originality, distinctiveness, accessibility. Wearable summer styles that will compliment every outfit are key to their collection.

 

Fine Metal Square Sunglasses in Light Gold by French Connection.
Fine Metal Square Sunglasses in Light Gold by French Connection.

Fabulously feminine, these fine metal sunglasses in light gold are elegant and stylish. The sunglasses are finished with Havana arms and brown gradient lenses to compliment the gold metal.

Chunky Round Sunglasses in Matte Clear by French Connection Premium.
Chunky Round Sunglasses in Matte Clear by French Connection Premium.

A quirky matte clear colour scheme will have you turning heads this season. French Connection are known for their edgy style and this is displayed in this pair of chunky sunglasses.

Bold Square Sunglasses in Tortoiseshell on Cream by French Connection Premium.
Bold Square Sunglasses in Tortoiseshell on Cream by French Connection Premium.

These bold square sunglasses are a piece from the premium range by French Connection. The dark tortoiseshell contrasts with the cream for a stunning frame. Oversized statement frames are in, so these sunglasses are perfect for summer.

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