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Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Cubitts Bespoke: Generously oversized, paddle sided sunglasses

This enormous fellow is almost 160mm wide, and constructed from 8mm thick vintage acetate.

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

The eclectic environs of our Soho Workshop

We recently asked our friend Greg Woodward to shoot the eclectic environs of our Soho Workshop, which is two years old this month. Here are some highlights,...

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Introducing Beaconsfield: our new combination frame

Introducing Beaconsfield: our new combination frame.Constructed from stainless steel and titanium, Beaconsfield features a square ‘Quadra’ lens, and optional...

Cubitts • Photography • The Borough

Take Courage: Park Street, The Borough

Take Courage: Park Street, The Borough.The iconic London ‘ghost sign’ at Park Street, The Borough, on a building owned by Courage Breweries and built by...

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Introducing Gifford: our new combination

Introducing Gifford: our new combination ‘panto’.Gifford features a ‘panto’ lens and is intricately constructed from cellulose acetate and stainless steel...

Cubitts • Sunglasses • King's Cross

Introducing Bemerton: our take on a classic pilot

Introducing Bemerton: our take on a classic ‘pilot’ shape, constructed fromhigh grade stainless steel, with titanium nosepads. As well...

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Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

We're delighted to introduce our third store, The Spitalfields Workshop.

We’re delighted to introduce our third store, TheSpitalfields Workshop.With our full range of spectacles andsunglasses, eye examinations in the basement,...

Cubitts • Spectacles • Glasses

Our dear friend, Bingfield

Our dear friend, Bingfield. Stainless steel and titanium construction, in two sizes, and with optional Windsor Rims (here in Amber and Matte Black).

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Introducing: our new range of sunglass lenses

Introducing: our new range of sunglass lenses.It seems that summer has finally reached the UK. Where have you been hiding, old boy?Thankfully we have a...

Cubitts • Spectacles • Glasses

The home of spectacle-making in the UK

The home of spectacle-making in the UK was once clustered around the areas south of King’s Cross, along the Gray’s Inn Road, Clerkenwell Road, and  Hatton...

Cubitts • Spectacles • Glasses

Cubitts Horn: Delectable new frames

Cubitts Horn.We’ve made another small run of of rather delectable horn frames, handmade from sustainable water buffalo horn. In both optical and sunglasses,...

Cubitts • King's Cross

King's Cross history: post-war, to the 1990s

King’s Cross history: post-war, to the 1990s.We were founded in King’s Cross, acorner of London with a rich two-thousand year history. The site of warrior...