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Cubitts • Cubitts Bespoke • Design

Introducing Cubitts St James's, our first Spectacles Atelier.

We're rather pleased to introduce Cubitts St James's, our first Spectacles Atelier, located at 68 Jermyn Street, between iconic British shoemakers Crockett & Jones and Trickers.

Cubitts • Bespoke • Photography

Objects by. The shop sign, by Alex May Hughes.

For our Spectacles Atelier on Jermyn Street, we commissioned glass gilder Alex May Hughes to produce our rich navy blue sign.

Cubitts • Spitalfields • Design

Objects by. The shop facade, by Ian Harper.

Restoring our Spitalfields Workshop to its former splendour took the skills of a master decorative artist who specialises in woodgraining and other decorative finishes.

Cubitts • Sunglasses

Cubitts x Sunspel

To mark our sunglasses collaboration, we produced a series of images chronicling the key stages of production. Left to right, by row: Riveting...

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Introducing our new colour, Slate

Introducing our new colour, Slate. A sharp cool hue, with a subtle chalkiness, Slate comes in high polished cellulose acetate - with a custom matte...

Cubitts • Bespoke • Cubitts Bespoke

Objects by. The Consultation Chair.

In need of a seating area for bespoke consultations at our King’s Cross practice, we commissioned David Ross of Superdreich to create a pair of consultation...

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Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

IN PRAISE OF GEOMETRY.

Introducing a quadrych of frames featuring bold geometric details. Joining Cromer and Wilmington, we welcome Wharfdale and Penryn. Each with faceted browlines,...

Cubitts • Design • Videos

Objects By. Paper Sculptures.

We continue our series of eight short stories about objects at Cubitts and the makers behind them. A series of paper installations. By Lydia Kasumi...

Spectacles • Spectacle Craft • Videos

London and spectacles, a brief history

Following our spectacle-making workshops in May, our short documentary chronicles three centuries of spectacle making. Thanks to our friends Claire...

Sunglasses

Penton and Taviton

As summer approaches, behold new silhouettes.

King's Cross • Spectacle Craft • Design

Spectacle making.

Last week we held our first spectacle making workshops, as part of London Craft Week. The workshops gave an introduction to the craftsmanship that goes...

Cubitts • Spectacle Design • Spectales

INTRODUCING CROMER.

Continuing our reinterpretation of silhouettes from mid century France, Cromer has a sharp faceted brow, and oversized keyhole bridge. Cromer comes...