Friday, June 28, 2013

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Selima Optique for Jack Spade, Summer Collection 2013

Newly released is our 2013 summer collaboration, Selima Optique for Jack Spade. These specially designed frames are available in many of our most famous styles, like the Andy and the Chad.

Visit Jack Spade stores worldwide or shop online to buy these unique sunglasses.

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Selima Optique at Reem Acra Resort 2014

The Colette in white at Reem Acra Resort 2014

Designer Reem Acra chose a selection of Selima Optique sunglasses to top off her decadent Resort 2014 outing to punctuate the feminine, predominantly lace offerings with a contemporary note. All styles featured are currently available at select stockists worldwide, Selima Optique stores and

The Cathy(left) & the Adri-O(right) at Reem Acra Resort 2014

Above, the Colette in white at Reem Acra Resort 2014

To view the entire collection, visit

Just In: Amine, Cosmo, Jennifer & Menrad in New Colors

The Amine, one of our best-selling optical styles, now comes in versatile gray lace.

Our sleek and slim Cosmo is sure to give any look an extra kick in cherry red.

The Jennifer, our angular update to retro styling, is now available in Tokyo tortoise.

The Menrad, another perennial best-seller, now comes in nude putty.

And for a more substantial look, the Menrad now also comes in yellow amber tortoise.

All available at select stockists, Selima Optique stores and online.

Selima Salaun Interview with Mikalook, creators of daily online editorials which are instantly shopable, came by our Bond st. location for a quick interview with Selima Salaun on her designs, passions and inspirations. Discussing everything from her beginning at Royal Optic, to her move to New York and the launch of her namesake company, we're certain you'll learn something new about Selima and her vision. For more, visit the full article here.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Shopable Editorials from

Our friends at make shopping editorials a simple click away by creating inspiring daily edited looks that are available immediately, and have featured some of our most fashion forward sunglasses in their latest campaigns. Here, the Selima for Anda & Masha Nico style is featured in crystal to top off yet another well styled look. 

Visit for more info and to discover new looks, and be sure to visit our album of previous editorials created with our sunglasses on hand to get a feel for the company's stylized vision.

Monday, June 17, 2013

Vintage Eye: Persol's in NoFake Magazine

A pair of collectible & rare vintage Persol sunglasses can be seen in NoFake magazine from Selima's archive - similar styles available at all Selima Optique stores and by special order worldwide...

Saturday, June 15, 2013

Tyson Chandler, Barneys New York, Father's Day and Selima Optique

We've seen a lot of the stylish New York Knicks center this past week, and we certainly enjoy it!
After making Selima Optique glasses part of his Father's Day wish list for Barneys New York and their "the Window" blog on Tuesday, Tyson Chandler visited Selima Optique's 7 Bond street location the following day where Selima herself had the pleasure to fit him with a pair of Chad 2 sunglasses that seemed made to measure.

Oh so Stylish Dad! Oh Happy Days!

Friday, June 14, 2013

Selima Optique Pops-Up at Le Bon Marche Summer 2013

As we mentioned earlier this week, we are proud to report that we will be holding court over the next month at Le Bon Marche, Paris' storied department store. At over 160 years old, Le Bon Marche was one of the first department stores in the world and rings in as France's largest at 7,300 sq. ft, taking up an entire city block housing luxury fashion, accessories, beauty goods and home furnishings.

At our space at Le Bon Marche you'll find some of our best-selling sunglasses along with freshly released styles to start this summer off with an enhanced look that evokes the essence of luxury with timeless, considered design.

Sunglasses on display

An overview of the space

In Paris be sure to visit us at Le Bon Marche, 24 Rue de Sèvres, Paris, France

Anne Deniau Book Singing at Bond 07: June 11th 2013

Image maker Anne Deniau was in New York for an exclusive singing of her book 'Love Looks Not With The Eyes,' covering 13 years of Alexander McQueen shows, at our Bond st. location earlier this week. 

Selima with Yves Durif and guest

Selima with Ike Ude

Browne Andrews and Jean-Michel Cazabat 

Anne Deniau proudly greeting guests

To view more images, visit here

Guess Who's In The Chad's Now...

NBA superstar Tyson Chandler stopped by our Bond st. location and picked up a pair of our best-selling Chad sunglasses after previewing our collection with none other than Selima herself! What can we say -we look up to not only his moves on the court, but also his sartorial direction as well.

*Note that since Mr. Chandler is quite tall, he opted for our Chad 2, which is one size larger than the classic Chad frame.

Monday, June 10, 2013

Anne Deniau Book Signing June 11th, at Bond 07

On Tuesday June 11th Bond 07 by Selima will be hosting a book signing for “Love Looks Not With The Eyes,” Anne Deniau’s much celebrated book capturing the career of Alexander McQueen from the backstage to the runway. 

From 1997 to 2010, Anne Deniau was the first and only photographer to be given exclusive access to the legendary spectacles that McQueen shows were revered for. This is her only book signing in NYC and is not to be missed. 

For more info & to rsvp, visit here

Image maker Anne Deniau, above

D&A Los Angeles June 10th to the 12th

Members from our sales team will be in Los Angeles at D&A from June 10th to the 12th. Contact us for more info or to schedule a private appointment.

Photo above by Garry Winogrand

Friday, June 7, 2013

Holst + Lee Trunkshow at Sucre

This Sunday our West Village shop Sucre will be hosting a trunkshow with jewelry designers Holst and Lee, June 9th from 2PM to 6PM. Meet designers Natalie and Rochelle and take 10% off everything at the show including amazing one of a kind pieces and statement making objects of art.

Shop Sucre at 357 Bleecker st, NYC 10014

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

"A Queen Within: Adorned Archetypes, Fashion & Chess" at Christie's

Hussein Chalayan bubble dress

Alexander McQueen ombre kimono dress

At Christie's yesterday evening we were treated to a preview of the auction house's latest exhibit "A Queen Within: Adorned Archetypes, Fashion & Chess," celebrating the unpredictability, power and lure of the queen figure. Rare pieces from Alexander McQueen, Hussein Chalayan, Gucci, Martin Margiela and Viktor & Rolf were on hand to demonstrate the impact of daring, provocative and beautifully crafted fashion.

Trunkshow June 6th to the 8th in Asheville, NC

From June 6th to the 8th we'll be in Asheville, NC for a S/S trunkshow at L’Optique at 30 Wall st. Ashevillle, NC 28801. Come say hi and peruse the collection with members of our team!

Sunday, June 2, 2013

GQ U.K, June 2013

GQ magazine's United Kingdom edition suggests our Herve readers as one of ten office wardrobe essentials for men. You can find the sleek frame online at select stockists and SelimaOptique stores and soon to be back in-stock at