GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >>

 
  Share

Dubai, UAE, May 14, 2018:   Sheikh Zayed's famous eyewear became a fashion icon in the UAE, with generations of Emiratis donning the same classics he wore, such as the Iconic Champion sunglasses from Carrera. One of reasons the late founding father could carry off the classic look, was because he was universally admired and a role model for everyone and anyone who knew him.

For this teaser event on May 9th, Europe Day, Carrera is lending from its archives one of these iconic sunglasses donned by Sheikh Zayed. At the bigger event to open in the fall of 2018, the public will be able to try on replicas of Sheikh Zayed's sunglasses and take a selfie with a photo of the charismatic leader. An original pair owned by Sheikh Zayed will also be on display in the fall.

More from the Italian brand:

Carrera, the statement brand synonymous with pioneering design and outstanding quality in eyewear since 1956, stands for people who live by their own rules, continuously defying themselves and proudly approaching life, standing out from the crowd. 

Since its creation, Carrera has always followed the passion for sport, alongside sporting legends in different fields. Carrera's founder, Wilhelm Anger, named his Company after the most legendary car race in history, the Carrera Panamericana, in Mexico drawing inspiration from what, back then, represented the future. 

An incredible story made of innovation, collaboration and unmistakable style began, intersecting the lives of great personalities who have worn Carrera glasses through sixty-two years of increasing popularity, including Sheikh Zayed, who wore Carrera Champion —on display—as one of their choices of sunglasses.

Carrera Champion Owning an iconic, original shape is a privilege reserved for only a few and Carrera has earned its place among this elite few. With their timeless teardrop shape and the stylized “C” on the bridge, the iconic CHAMPION sunglasses have been a must-have model in the brand's collections for the past several years. Unique and unmistakable, the Champion sunglasses, which date back to 1987, have since then set new standards in the eyewear industry, boasting countless imitations but nonetheless maintaining their distinctiveness.

Years and iconic styles later, 2018 marks a significant milestone for the Brand, designed in Italy and enhanced by the artisanal manufacturing excellence. 
Unconventional and daring, Carrera pushes the boundaries of design to the highest peaks of distinctiveness, introducing a rich and outstanding design language with a complete product offer, that combines the most iconic and recognizable details of the brand, such as the “C” logo, the qualitative and cutting-edge lens offer and the “Tank” hinge. All of that thoughtfully finished by the new brand's graphic element - the Flag symbol: Carrera's signature detail reminiscent of the brand's sports heritage.



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 23394 times
Posted on : Monday, May 14, 2018  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : bebe Launches First Ever Ramadan Capsule Collection
Next Story : Beautiful Kaftans for Ramadan from GUESS
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Childrenswear That Speaks With a Conscience
Versace – Spring/Summer 2019 Collection
Dubai Jewellers Come Together to Celebrate UAE Mothers
Put your best skin forward for Spring/Summer 19' with Kocostar's Camouflage range
The Amphis Ritual
Bentley Centenary Watch Celebrates a Proud Partnership
GROHE Shapes the Future of Water with a record number of innovations at ISH 2019
UL and Saudi Telecom Company announce plans to establish a Center of Excellence ...
The Perfect Gift for Mother's Day
Pomsies launch six new Fabulous Friends!
Al-Futtaim Toyota and UAE Government Authorities confiscate 453,456 counterfeit ...
Now United to Perform at World Games' Opening Ceremony Pre-Show
Time to Honour Our Moms with the Best from HONOR: Mother's Day Gift Guide
Salvatore Ferragamo Timepieces - Spring/Summer 2019 Collection
Salvatore Ferragamo Timepieces – Spring/Summer 2019 Collection
Malabar Gold & Diamonds awarded by ‘The Health Education and Promotion Departmen...
Tonda 1950 Stone-set range
Trade-in Your Old Device for a brand new Galaxy S10
Get Kylie Minogue's Youthful Complexation with The Organic Pharmacy's Rose Diamo...
New in this month at Home and Soul Dubai
Go on, catch the summer moments
The Balmain Haute Elegance Oval mirrors the brand's soul
Dubai Modest Fashion Week Celebrates a Successful Return for 2019
Giti Tire Celebrates New Beginnings with Opening of First Middle East Flagship S...
World's most expensive perfume ‘SHUMUKH' launched at The Dubai Mall as an exquis...
V-URBAN Versace – Spring/Summer 2019 Collection
Visa partners with Starbucks & Hardee's to help promote the use of Apple Pay in ...
Celebrate Mother's Day with the perfect gift from Sawalef Perfumes
Hormann introduces energy saving LPU 67 thermo garage doors for homes
Desigual ‘Not the Same' Since 1984
TREND ALERT: Denim | Marks & Spencer
The essence Guide to a Mother's Day done right!
The UAE's Leading Inspirational Home Brand Re-opens in Marina Mall, Abu Dhabi
Ericsson and UNESCO launch new global AI skill development initiative for youth
Dubai Festival City Mall picks the perfect gifts to say thank you to all mums th...
LG's Smart Kitchen Appliances Help Families Eat Healthy, Stay Fit and Waste Less
Major Thai paper brand eyes new markets for unique product range at Paperworld M...
Tukish Airlines is moving to its new home, “The Great Move” begins
It just keeps getting better: Nokia 3.1 gets a fresh slice of Android 9 Pie
Dubai Customs celebrates the Emirati Children's Day
Sahara Centre Welcomes Customers with the ‘Win Wheels with Meals' Campaign
Speech by HE Abdulrahman bin Mohamed Al Owais, Minister of Health and Prevention...
Splash launches Regional Designer Collaborations
Etihad Airways Welcomes Ireland's Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport to I...
Kronometry 1999-Corum boutique in Paris
Epson's latest A4 business inkjets help businesses print more for less
All Roads lead to Abu Dhabi for the 26th PIARC World Road Congress 2019
Joyalukkas Exchange is now open at Dubai Investment Park 2,UAE
Al Mouj Muscat holds a Fire Evacuation Drill
More than 3000 people visit Emirates A380 at first Saudi International Airshow