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A Short History of the Sundial

In honour of Cubitts Covent Garden and its sundial-inspired interiors.


Viva Vitsœ

Those who are firm believers that ‘good design is as little design as possible’ are likely to be familiar with the furniture powerhouse that is Vitsœ.

Spectacles • Design

Introducing Pakenham and Holford

We welcome a quintuple of new pastel colours, in two slender silhouettes, Pakenham and Holford. Pakenham takes more than a nod to 80s style, Holford is a lightweight understated frame.

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.

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.

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.

Cubitts • Sunglasses • Spectacles

Introducing our new colour, Slate

Introducing our new colour, Slate. A sharp cool hue, with a subtle chalkiness, Slate comes in high polished cellulose acetate - with a custom matte...