Handmade to Perfection
A lack of Vitamin A in children is the leading cause of blindness among them. Nearly half a million children in impoverished countries fall victim to this ailment, while this is a very preventable condition.
Article One Eyewear was founded to help raise awareness and funding to combat Vitamin A deficiency in developing countries. They support Helen Keller International, a foundation dedicated to stopping blindness and improving the sight of those less fortunate. Beyond this, however, Article One Eyewear prides itself on it's quality and sense of fashion.
Handmade In Italy
In a small village in Northern Italy, a small family-owned factory of 12 craftsmen arduously and meticulously handcraft each pair of frames. While many larger companies aren't fully transparent about their manufacturing process (read more here), Article One actually highlights each individual worker and process that goes into making the glasses.
Versatility of Design
Article One designs each of their piece to work as both eyeglasses and sunglasses. The shapes are timeless, and carry a certain sturdiness and durability which ensures your pair will last for years.