AKILA Ares x Grateful Dead Black Sunglasses
AKILA is an independent eyewear brand based in Los Angeles focused on handmade unisex sunglasses. The label’s mission is to provide eco-friendly designs and practices that utilize a plant-based acetate containing fibers from cotton and wood pulp. The combination of these elements provides a natural bioplastic that can withstand wear and offer a luxe finish. Their collection takes inspiration from traditional eyewear silhouettes that are timeless and functional.
Ares thick-framed construction features custom cores inside each temple inspired by Downtown LA’s Eastern Columbia Building, and is finished with metal plaques at each hinge.
Eco-conscious acetate frame
Custom-detailed cores on inner temples
Optical Class 1 nylon lenses for clarity and durability
100% UVA/UVB protection
Riveted metal plaques for durability
Style code: A 2125 01 01
Colourway: Black Acetate/Black Lens/Silver Hardware