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Spectacles, History, Inspiration

Round Up: Our Favourite Fans of the Round-Eye Spectacle

Lessons in circular spectacle style, from Le Corbusier to Barton Fink.

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Spectacles, History, Inspiration

Cubitts in Conversation: Nick Goldfinger

We talk to the furniture maker about growing up in the first family of Modernism.

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History, Inspiration

Modern Art is Rubbish

From Picasso and Duchamp to Emin and Hirst.

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Sunglasses, Spectacles, History

From Blade to Boz

We delve into the history of our first blade side silhouette and the street from which it takes its name.

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Stores, History, Inspiration

Through the Lens: Notting Hill

Exploring the oft-overlooked delights of our new neighbourhood.

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Sunglasses, Spectacles, History

Super Supras

The story behind Cubitts’ first supra silhouette.

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Stores, History, Inspiration

A Short History of the Sundial

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

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Collaborations, History

Five Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know About Liberty London

In honour of the Liberty Cromer, we’ve compiled our favourite facts about the department store.

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Spectacles, Workshop, History

The Spectacles Trolley

An homage to Gerald Summers and the Makers of Simple Furniture.

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History, Inspiration

Bauhaus in Britain

We explore the indelible footprint it has left on London and the enduring relevance of the Modernist Movement.

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