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Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

2018. A NEW YEAR BECKONS.

2018 brings our first ‘W bridge’ design, which perches elegantly on the crest of your nose, along with intricate filigrees and hypoallergenic ceramic nosepads.

Cubitts • Photography • Design

Objects by. The Optical Jacket, by Albam.

In need of practical clothing for our dispensing opticians and optical assistants, we worked with @albamclothing to create a set of optical jackets for our stores.

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.

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...

Cubitts • Photography • King's Cross

King's Cross, by George Baxter

To mark our new home on the Cally, in the heart of King's Cross, we asked George Baxter to capture the varied streets of our environs. Here is a...

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Our new batch of leather cases.

Made by hand at our small central London workshop, using the finest leather sourced from the Horween tanneries of Chicago. Each case is lined with suede...

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Cubitts • Sunglasses • Glasses

Colours, glorious colours.

Herbrand, reimagined in a range of colours: monos, mottles, havanas and stripes. Each piece of zyl acetate is marked, scribed and cut by hand - before...

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Introducing our King's Cross HQ

Three years ago after we were born on a kitchen table in Cubitt Street, we've opened our flagship headquarters in the heart of King's Cross, London.

Cubitts • Spectacles • Glasses

The Return of the Reader

Introducing Tavistock: our reinterpretation of iconic reading spectacles.

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Cubitts Bespoke

The Ganton: Our homage to 1966 Soho.

Introducing The Ganton: our homage to the records and rebels of 1966 Soho.