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About Us

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WE ARE OPTIC NERVE
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WE ARE OPTIC NERVE

Optic Nerve (est 2013) is an independently owned eyewear distribution company based in Cape Town, South Africa.

We proudly specialise and distribute some of the leading Independent Label designer eyewear globally available, promoting the fusion of
Design, Style and Perfectly Crafted Frames.

Perfectly Crafted Frames

Trendy eyewear

Reflect your personal style

“Work hard. Be kind. Be real. Wear killer glasses.”

Blackfin eyewear

Japanese Titanium, Italian Talent

Blackfin is an icon of luxury, technicity and Italian design.

Entirely handmade in Italy using the purest Japanese titanium, Blackfin is always pushing the boundaries, redefining style and rewriting the very concept of elegance.

“Looking beyond. Always.”

Japanese Titanium, Italian Talent

Blackfin is an icon of luxury, technicity and Italian design.

Entirely handmade in Italy using the purest Japanese titanium, Blackfin is always pushing the boundaries, redefining style and rewriting the very concept of elegance.

“Looking beyond. Always.”

Modo eyewear

Design with a Purpose

Defined by slim silhouettes, innovative materials and simple constructions, the MODO collection combines design and function for beautiful results. By pushing the limits of optical technology and comfort, MODO offers unparalleled strength and lasting quality.

simplicity redefined

The perfect balance of Style and Purpose

Defined by slim silhouettes, innovative materials and simple constructions, the MODO collection combines design and function for beautiful results. By pushing the limits of optical technology and comfort, MODO offers unparalleled strength and lasting quality.

simplicity redefined

Eco eyewear

BIOBASED AND RECYCLED

ECO is created by MODO and the only Eyewear brand in the world made of 95% Recycled or 63% Biobased material, which minimizes the use of new resources. ECO also plants a tree for every frame sold and have planted over 2 million trees to date.

Lightweight and Comfortable, Trendy and Colourful, ECO is synonym for

LOOK GOOD, FEEL GOOD, DO GOOD

BIOBASED AND RECYCLED

ECO is created by MODO and the only Eyewear brand in the world made of 95% Recycled or 63% Biobased material, which minimizes the use of new resources. ECO also plants a tree for every frame sold and have planted over 2 million trees to date.

Lightweight and Comfortable, Trendy and Colourful, ECO is synonym for

LOOK GOOD, FEEL GOOD, DO GOOD

Face a Face eyewear

FREE, BOLD, COLOURFUL. BOUTIQUE.

Far from standardised fashion diktats and conformist trends, FACE A FACE asserts its artistic temperament, drawing its inspiration from the sources of Modern Art, Architecture and Contemporary Design.

FACE A FACE frames express themselves through unique designs and bold colour combinations, complimenting and embracing individuality

boutique.

FREE, BOLD, COLOURFUL. BOUTIQUE.

Far from standardised fashion diktats and conformist trends, FACE A FACE asserts its artistic temperament, drawing its inspiration from the sources of Modern Art, Architecture and Contemporary Design.

FACE A FACE frames express themselves through unique designs and bold colour combinations, complimenting and embracing individuality

boutique.

WOOW eyewear

chic & off-beat

WOOW was created as a collection under FACE A FACE, and has now grown into a strong individual brand for the young and bold, sold in more than 40 countries across the world.

Between traditional style and casual fashion, chic and off-beat with a trendy London feel,the WOOW style is lively, bold and full of spirit.

…obtaining the ultimate WOOW-factor has never been this easy…

chic & off-beat

WOOW was created as a collection under FACE A FACE, and has now grown into a strong individual brand for the young and bold, sold in more than 40 countries across the world.

Between traditional style and casual fashion, chic and off-beat with a trendy London feel,the WOOW style is lively, bold and full of spirit.

…obtaining the ultimate WOOW-factor has never been this easy…

ProDesign

Clean Cut Scandinavian

ProDesign is a dynamic Danish design company based in Aarhus, with more than 40 years experience in the eyewear industry.

When creating new concepts, ProDesign always stay true to their Danish origin of clean and functional design, all based on good craftmanship.
Classic styling for those who love innovation and functionality.

ProDesign: Danish design at its best.

Clean Cut Scandinavian

ProDesign is a dynamic Danish design company based in Aarhus, with more than 40 years experience in the eyewear industry.

When creating new concepts, ProDesign always stay true to their Danish origin of clean and functional design, all based on good craftmanship.
Classic styling for those who love innovation and functionality.

ProDesign: Danish design at its best.

Vinyl Factory eyewear

Musically Inspired

Like the music that constantly inspires it, Vinyl Factory Eyewear offers all kind of style to thrill you with excitement.

Everybody wants to be a Rockstar.. With Vinyl Factory you are one step closer to the main stage.

Musically Inspired

Like the music that constantly inspires it, Vinyl Factory Eyewear offers all kind of style to thrill you with excitement.

Everybody wants to be a Rockstar.. With Vinyl Factory you are one step closer to the main stage.

Etnia Barcelona

THE ART OF COLOUR

Etnia Barcelona is a 3rd generation frame manufacturing family business from Spain, devoted to Art, Culture, Travel and Fashion.

While Etnia uses only the very best materials for manufacturing, it is their understanding and application of colour that makes Etnia truly live up to the meaning of the symbol in their logo
“standing out from the crowd”

Where vibrant colour schemes meet innovation and original design for colourful souls

The Art of Colour

Etnia Barcelona is a 3rd generation frame manufacturing family business from Spain, devoted to Art, Culture, Travel and Fashion.

While Etnia uses only the very best materials for manufacturing, it is their understanding and application of colour that makes Etnia truly live up to the meaning of the symbol in their logo
“standing out from the crowd”

Where innovation meets vibrant colour and original design for
colourful souls.

Nooz eyewear

Ultra Practical Reading Glasses

Say hello to tomorrow’s reading glasses. Nooz offers cutting-edge technology on all levels: hypoallergenic materials, anti-scratch treated lenses, high performance polycarbonate frame, high degree of elasticity, heat-resistant.
Your eyes are in good hands.

Nooz is available in classic rectangular and trendy oval shapes, offered in 6 different colours and 5 power ranges
(1.00, 1.50, 2.00, 2.50, 3.00).

Ultra Practical Reading Glasses

Say hello to tomorrow’s reading glasses. Nooz offers cutting-edge technology on all levels: hypoallergenic materials, anti-scratch treated lenses, high performance polycarbonate frame, high degree of elasticity, heat-resistant.
Your eyes are in good hands.

Nooz is available in classic rectangular and trendy oval shapes, offered in 6 different colours and 5 power ranges
(1.00, 1.50, 2.00, 2.50, 3.00).

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