The Spectacle Adds Philipe Starck Eyewear Collection

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  • Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC (1888PressRelease) December 23, 2010 - The Spectacle (, Raleigh's artfully designed luxury eyewear shop, has announced that the store now carries the Philipe Starck eyewear collection. This new collection features some of the most innovative eyewear design from two of Europe's most influential designers. The basic frame design and manufacturing is handled by famed European designer Alain Mikli, while Starck is responsible for adding nontraditional influences into the final product, including an eight-way hinge and unconventional ergonomic temples. Starck has influenced products in a number of industries including clean energy, furniture, audio equipment and fashion accessories.

    "I am excited to be able to bring the Philipe Starck collection to the Triangle area," said Morgan. "Starck is a very innovative designer, and his work makes the most of European styling, but is recognizable worldwide."

    - The Spectacle added the Philipe Starck collection in November and is priced between $450 and $575.

    - The collection includes prescription as well as sun lens technologies.

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    The Spectacle is Raleigh, North Carolina's artfully designed luxury eyewear shop. Located in the North Hills Mall Shopping Center, The Spectacle offers eyewear to fit any lifestyle. Designer and creator, Wick Morgan, has more than 20 years of optical and fashion experience and has worked with some of the most talented and influential eyewear designers in the world. Along with Gregor Owen, licensed optician, The Spectacle offers the very best lens technology, a fabulously diverse and intriguing collection of fashion forward eyewear, and a perfect environment for making sure every client that comes in gets the very best personal care. Morgan and Owen opened the shop in April 2008, and they have positioned themselves as the leaders of Raleigh's premiere luxury eyewear shop. For more information on The Spectacle, please visit their website at or call (919) 783-5863.

    Jim Schlegelmilch
    MMI Public Relations
    (919) 233-6600
    jim ( @ ) mmipublicrelations dot com

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