Jimmy Choo Sunglasses
Jimmy Choo was founded in 1996 by the designer himself along with then Vogue fashion accessories editor Tamara Mellon. It all began as a small boutique selling shoes in East London, but has since become one of the most prominent and treasured brands in the world. After fifteen years in the business as one of the most coveted shoemakers Jimmy Choo continues to recruit shoe fetishists anew.
Jimmy Choo OBE was born to a family of shoemakers in Penang, Malaysia. At 11 years of age, Choo made his first shoe. He graduated from the world renowned footwear design college Cordwainers in 1983. Choo worked several part time jobs to fund his education and opened a workshop in 1986. A breakthrough record spread in a 1988 issue of Vogue featured Choo's work over eight pages.
Jimmy Choo shoes are characterised by fine craftsmanship and innovation. From the delicate barely there shoes that decorate feet as fine jewellery to towering killer heels Jimmy Choos are never far from the limelight. They are the first choice when a certain magic is needed for the most special occasion and frequent celebrity feet. The same applies to the sunglasses and eyewear. Mariah Carey, Paris Hilton, Gwen Stefani and Charlize Theron are just a few of the a list celebrities that have been snapped in these striking and sumptuous sunnies.
Jimmy Choo the brand has expanded into other areas such as hand bags, fragrance and of course sunglasses and eyewear. Inspired by classic eyewear and the brands own world class premium shoes. You will find direct references to the Choo shoe in the range as iconic detailing is applied to sunglass. Rivets, buckles and woven lines become design features in their own right as they decorate temples with unique flair as with those adored shoes. If you love the glamour of your Jimmy Choo shoes or simply love glamour and distinction in your sunshades, then you will fall for this stunning collection.