FRAMED EWE Optical presents the Last Frontier IIcollection by Jacques Marie Mage – their most exclusive, artisanal, and luxury release-to-date inspired by the natural landscapes and traditional crafts of the American West.
The Arkansas and Dakota, incorporate intricate hand-beaded temples created in collaboration with Kewa Pueblo artist Francisco Bailoni in a limited collector’s edition of 35 pieces each.
Seamlessly composed of premium acetate and sterling silver, frame temples feature jewelry-like embellishments that include brass arrowhead details, Chimayo textile-inspired filigree, and a sterling silver or gold thunderbird emblem at the temple tips, punctuated with real (non-dyed) turquoise. Lenses consist of scratch-resistant mineral glass for unparalleled clarity, color, and protection. Combining the freedom of the American frontier with Japanese artisanship and innovation.