Award Winning Axis Fabio Eyewear

Acclaimed Designer Discloses The Axis Fabio Eyewear

The lead designer of the award winning work Eyewear by Acclaimed Designer explicates, The frame is constructed from plywood sourced from the wood of special tree species. The outer layer of the profile and the hinges are ebony, while the inner layers and the temples are made of ash. The special glue used to secure the layers provides enough flexibility for the lenses to be snapped into place at room temperature. While designing these spectacles, it was important that the hinges be manufactured locally and in the simplest way possible. In contrast to traditional hinges, the temples of these spectacles must be rotated 170 degrees inward to close them..

Award Winning Axis Fabio Eyewear Images:

VIA: http://competition.adesignaward.com/design.php?ID=56366

End of the article, click here to go back to previous page, or alternatively go back to Design Stories homepage.

Design Awards
Copyright © 2010 - 2019 Design Stories - designstories.org - All Articles