With the arrival of the holiday season, the freshest contemporary style can be found either around the ski slopes or under tropical sunshine. Marcelus and Babilonia evoke high-end, deeply rooted heritage and iconic inspiration of signature RSF design.
This season RETROSUPERFUTURE presents a streamlined collection of high-end, versatile eyewear, continuing its signature research on chunky acetate frames. Known for its craftsmanship, rigorously Made in Italy, RSF’s frames stand out for their carefully balanced construction that matches aesthetic research with an emphasis on comfort and day-to-day use. For Fall/Winter 2021, eight new Sun silhouettes and seven Optical frames propose a vision of style that is determined and essential, but with a touch of signature RSF irreverence. Unexpected profiles, sculpted forms and bold acetate construction mark the seasonal selection of frames.
This season, RETROSUPERFUTURE has distilled the essence of contemporary eyewear into a streamlined collection of iconic pieces. Blending high-end aesthetic research with a commitment to everyday wearability, fit and functionality, RSF’s eyewear stands out as a true contemporary original with an edge. Designed for a moment in history marked by a wider rethinking of values and priorities, this season’s collection can be seen as a powerful statement of purpose and a celebration of RSF’s authenticity.
Known for its sharp, uncompromising approach to design, this season RETROSUPERFUTURE has produced a cult collection that matches timeless references with forward looking contemporary aesthetics. From Sun to Optical, the season’s fresh new models have been designed by playing with geometries and lines, sculpting thick acetate rims for both functional lightness as well as style.
For the FW19 collection, RSF designers have placed emphasis on re-interpreting the iconic sun models in a genuine optical version, as well as studying a series of new bold signature designs. Featuring a wide range of frames, the Optical line is the key focal point of the season.
Made from Retrosuperfuture’s signature Italian acetate, the SS19 Sun collection blends the elegant lines of Italian casual design with the sharp visual language of the fashionistas. At the intersection of everyday function and sharp pop-culture references, the SS19 Optical collection brings Retrosuperfuture’s design edge to wide contemporary audiences.
The FW18 Sun collection draws inspiration from timeless eyewear models and seasonal chromatic references to create a radical selection of contemporary sunglasses. In addition to a roster of newly-created silhouettes, Retrosuperfuture has redeveloped new colorways for its most iconic shapes. For the FW18 Optical collection, the brand has developed a selection of Optical frames that are lightweight, minimal, sleek and sophisticated, yet capture the cool, experimental appeal of contemporary aesthetic sensibility.
For the SS18 Sun collection, Retrosuperfuture has researched and designed a line of sunglasses that works on new landscapes of eyewear design, from functional aesthetics, high-tech production systems to sophisticated eye-catching material finishes. The SS18 Optical line sets a new benchmark for innovative and stylistically eyewear design with its mix of evergreen designs, eclectic visual styles and sophisticated materials.
With research on new technologies, interpreted through aesthetic visual language, Retrosuperfuture FW17 Sun collection brings together classic eyewear references with fresh design. The coming FW17 Optical collection features three different lines, each based on a specific set of materials, forming a selection of classy contemporary eyewear.
The SS17 Sun collection is shaped by a return to Retrosuperfuture's origins, where contemporary culture meets urban style through layers of iconic references, meticulous research and innovative production processes. Fot the SS17 Optical collection, Retrosuperfuture introduces three lines of new avant–garde essentials.
Materials, shapes, colors and finishes are the essential elements of the FW16 Sun collection. For the FW16 Optical collection, the brand’s designers have opted to reduce visual décor to the bare minimum, focusing, instead, on bridging comfort and style.
For the SS16 Sun collection, Retrosuperfuture team put together a playful yet technical collection that splashes details of color and material into its continuous research within contemporary eyewear. Refined, elegant, minimal, yet eclectic, cutting-edge and original, the SS16 Optical collection proposes a bright selection of eyewear for an all-day everyday use.
Retrosuperfuture devotes its FW15 Sun collection, defined by formal harmony and rationality, to Dieter Rams's radical and unapologetic view of creativity. The FW15 Optical collection embodies lightness, comfort and functionality in a series of shapes that fuse technological research with classical style.