Ace Hotel Collaborates with MOSCOT on New Sunglasses

Posted on: November 5th, 2013 at 6:00 am by

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Photo: Ace Hotel Shop

Ace Hotel is unofficially behind two new conversion projects here on the Lower East Side – the Jarmulowsky Bank Building and 225 Bowery. Their neighborhood incursion continues with news that the trendy lodge is collaborating with local eyewear icon MOSCOT. Yes, this means you can now purchase a pair of Ace-branded shades for the cheap cheap price of $275.

Here’s more on the Ace Hotel x MOSCOT sunglasses.

We’ve made some shades with class-act MOSCOT, a Lower East Side institution with nearly one hundred years of experience crafting eyewear. Inspired by the look and feel of Ace New York and the Moscot family archives, they combine industrial titanium and flexible plastic for clean lines in a stark, utilitarian frame that’s as lightweight and comfortable as it is strong. The frames can accommodate prescription lenses too. In black gunmetal with G15 lenses.

This marriage of fashion seems to jive given their shared target demographic. How do you feel about these new shades?

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[via Ace Hotel shop]

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