Expertly handcrafted in Italy, Persol eyeglasses for men and women are made with the highest quality materials: when you choose Persol, you choose a celebrated brand that conveys a sense of sophistication. Founded in the early 1900s by Giuseppe Ratti, Persol initially catered to pilots and motoristsand now the brand's innovative technology and style come in these coveted prescription eyewear frames. Known for merging the past and future, Persol blends classic details with modern design, evoking a sense of timeless ‘cool.' The symbolic arrow featured on their frames has undergone more than 30 iterations, each one familiar yet distinctive. But they're not just for looksthis exceptional eyewear is also made for durability and comfort. As an authorized retailer, Frames Direct guarantees the authenticity of each pair of expertly handcrafted Persol prescription eyeglasses in this collection.
Persol's plastic frames are actually made of a cotton-derived hypoallergenic material called acetate. Frames come in a variety of shapes, and each one reflects Persol's history of creating impeccable eyewear. Classic rectangles, sophisticated round frames, and scholarly clubmaster frames show painstaking attention to detail and superior craftsmanship. There's even a retro prescription eyeglasses frame that mirrors the ultracool sunglasses style popularized by Steve McQueen. Subtle men's and women's frames in neutral hues answer the call for comfortable, refined eyeglasses. These meticulous frame styles eschew fleeting trends in favor of timeless designs. Persol's patented Meflecto flexible eyeglasses stem is made to adapt to different head shapes and sizes for maximum comfort, eliminating the pressure the temples normally apply to the head. Whether you opt for men's or women's frames in metal, plastic, or a hybrid, you're investing in quality design and originality.