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Cubitts • Spectacles • King's Cross

Introducing Keystone.

Keystone. A curving confluence of lightweight acetate and sleek engineering.

Cubitts • Spectacles • Glasses

INTRODUCING BROADFIELD AND GUILFORD

They say good things come in pairs, and we’re inclined to agree. Case in point, the arrival of two new members of the metals collection: Broadfield and Guilford.

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.

Design • Packaging

Objects by. The Cardboard Box, by W MacCarthy & Sons Ltd

Our bespoke presentation boxes are made by W. MacCarthy & Sons of Woolwich, London, packagers of over 135 years.

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Black Death Friday

To mark this most preposterous time of year, we're dismayed to introduce Black Death Friday - a limited set of four cleaning cloths by renowned artist Stanley Donwood.

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.

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Cubitts • Spectacles • Glasses

Introducing the St. James's Collection

Our new made-to-measure, made-to-order range in sixteen shapes and 175 glorious colours available exclusively at our Jermyn Street store.

Cubitts • Spectacles • Bespoke

Welcome to the Peepers Show

To mark London Fashion Week, we produced a triptych of one-off, handmade frames by our craftsman in our King's Cross workshop, inspired by Soho's club and fashion subcultures.

Cubitts • Accessories • Design

Cubitts X Becky Allen

Introducing our new artist in residence collaboration with Becky Allen, an artist who specialises in beautifully intricate drawings, based on repetition.

Cubitts • Cubitts Bespoke • Design

Introducing Cubitts St James's, our first Spectacles Atelier.

We're rather pleased to introduce Cubitts St James's, our first Spectacles Atelier, located at 68 Jermyn Street, between iconic British shoemakers Crockett & Jones and Trickers.

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.

Cubitts • Spitalfields • Design

Objects by. The shop facade, by Ian Harper.

Restoring our Spitalfields Workshop to its former splendour took the skills of a master decorative artist who specialises in woodgraining and other decorative finishes.