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Project: "MONOCEROS | Libra BL"
Company:ROLF - Roland Wolf GmbH
Designer(s): MONOCEROS, Austria
Category: Accessory, Professional
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Entry Description: The MONOCEROS Libra: An extravagant shape created in highly polished natural horn. The round glasses give a modern and fresh look to the wearer. Whether for casual outfits or elegant clothing, the Model Lyra is always the right desicion and completes the look. The synthesis of harmonious design with clean lines, technical innovation and exquisite buffalo horn makes the frame a singular piece. The wooden hinge is made without screws or plastic, and is maintenance-free. The patented lens-glazing system enables the insertion of lenses into inflexible materials such horn without having to cut through the frame.

About the Designer/Company
ROLF Spectacles produces handmade, natural eyewear in the heart of the Tyrolean Alps. The frames are made out of wood, stone and wood combinations and horn. One of the company goals is to set new trends in design and to implement new ideas. One of those ideas and special features of each ROLF frame is the unique ROLF glazing system as well as the wooden hinge. What began as a provisional experiment in a basement in 2007 using moped brakes, a milking machine and old cylinders culminated with the Silmo d‘Or in the category „Technology and Innovation“ at the Paris Silmo in 2009 - an incredible success for a young company from the Tirol. To date, further numerous international awards have been added to the collection. ROLF Spectacles combines best eyewear design with innovative materials and techniques as well as high levels of craftsmanship.