Black Eyewear Brands
There are several independent eyewear brands that are inspired by Black and African American features and cultures and a few that are also Black owned. Black EyeCare Perspective would like more opticals to support independent eyewear they love and connect with. Check out a couple of independent eyewear brands who are designed specifically with culture, shape and a diverse patient base in mind.
Established in 2016, Alexandros Eyewear is the first minority-owned premium magnum eyewear brand. Produced and handmade in Greece, their mission is to provide fashionable styles in larger sizes.
Founded by Optometrist Dr.Nwamaka Ngoddy in 2019, Anwuli is a Igbo name that means joy. This premium eyewear brand was designed specifically with African features in mind. The goal of this line is to make a statement without speaking and is dedicated to making eyewear a pure joy.
CEV Collection creates culturally inspired eyewear with trendsetting designs. Co-Founded by NFL Star, Jaylon Smith, and Jamal Robinson, CEV is an acronym for Smith’s mantra, ‘Clear Eye View.’ This elevated eyewear brand believes making a change in life , your goals and purpose starts with FOCUSED VISION.
FUBU Frames Eyewear Collection by Eye Candy Creations USA is a mix of function and fashion. The collection flaunts a range of features, from distinctive design details to contrasting colors, accompanied by dynamic, lightweight designs easily offering custom solutions to complement every face.
Vontélle was Co-Founded by Tracey Vontélle Green and Nancey Harris in 2019, to satisfy the demand for better fitting vibrant, luxury eyewear. Each product and accessory is designed and handcrafted to pay homage to our African ancestry with traditional colors and patterns that channel their African, Caribbean and Latin heritage. Vontélle has optical frames and sunglasses with wider bridges for your nose, longer temples for behind the ears and larger lenses for high cheekbones to fit comfortably on your face.