Persol eyewear is among the most well respected and distinguished eyewear brands in the world. In 1917, Giuseppe Ratti, started down the path towards what would later become the eyewear sensation Persol. Originally started in an effort to construct the finest and most functional goggles and glasses for pilots and sports drivers, the popularity of Giuseppe Ratti quickly became apparent. Persol derives its name from the Italian phrase, "Per il sole" meaning "for the sun," and with that, Persol's illustrious career with sunwear begins.
The Meflecto system implemented within all Persol frames is a patented "flexible stem" that is not only distinctive, but provides the flexibility and sound craftsmanship to ensure that your Persol frames will maintain the highest quality, durability, and style. However, this is not the only trademarked design detail on the Persol eyewear lines; the Silver Arrow is definitely the most recognizable feature on Persol frames. The symbol is a arrow, but the rationale behind this bold choice is to honor the sword of ancient warriors, show-casing how Persol is in a league all its own.Celebrities are also among the many devoted fans of Persol eyewear, some of the most notable are; Steve McQueen, Bruce Cambell & Jay-Z.
Persol sunglasses are one of the premier fashion brand available today, with each frame being hand crafted in Italy. It is this process that lets you know that your Persol sunglasses are among the very best in the world for quality and craftsmanship. With the finest quality lenses and frames to suit any number of individual styles, Persol sunglasses are the premier choice for the fashion conscious consumer.