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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...

Design

Objects by. The Mug.

Objects by. A series of eight short stories about objects at Cubitts and the makers behind them. Captured by George Baxter. The Mug. By Charles Wu. In...

Cubitts • Sunglasses

Cubitts x Sunspel

Cubitts x Sunspel Our first sunglasses collaboration with fellow British brand, Sunspel.

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Accessories

NEW CLIP ONS

Turning your spectacles into sunglasses, like water into wine. The perfect Spring accoutrement to Ampton, Bingfield, Cartwright, Crestfield, Herbrand...

Photography

WE TOOK SOME PHOTOS

Shot on location earlier this year around King's Cross, from Granary Square where the granary store built by Lewis Cubitt still stands (now Central...

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Design

Introducing Cubitts Chess

To mark our inaugural participation in London Craft Week in May, we thought we'd try something new. The result: Cubitts chess. Using our signature...

Spectacle Design

Introducing our new frame, Wilmington.

Referencing silhouettes from 1940s France, Wilmington features a glorious brow, chamfered by hand to catch the light. We think she's rather sublime.

Accessories

CUBITTS X BRIAN GRIMWOOD

Our first artist-in-residence of 2017: legendary illustrator, Brian Grimwood.

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Horn is Back

Our collection of handmade horn frames is growing. We've spent six months developing our horn collection, sustainably sourcing the by-product from...

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Outdoor lens tints.

Glorious archive lens tints, from Clerkenwell, London. Amber to Warm Rose Smoke. Pale Cobalt-Blue to Deep Green. Delicate Flesh to Pale Jade Green.

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Flaxman, in detail.

Introducing Flaxman - our most refined frame to date.