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These Steve McQueen Persol Sunglasses Have 24K Gold-Plated Lenses

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Jun 4, 2019

Category: Style

A rebel who was always fashion-forward, Steve McQueen was an actor who embodied cool. One of his most notable films is The Thomas Crown Affair, where he immortalized a pair of Persol shades. The Persol 714SM Steve McQueen Sunglasses upgrade the original design with 24K gold-plated lenses for in search of a fresh take on a classic pair of shades.

The limited edition sunglasses are made using 10 extra manufacturing steps to add details from the original model worn by the acting icon. To make it portable, these shades feature a folding system. They fold down the center at the bridge, as well at each stem, moving from the outside toward the inside for easy pocket-friendly carry. The shades also feature Persol’s signature Meflecto technology for comfort, an acetate Havana frame, and come with a stylish leather case. If you’re in need of a pair of summer shades that will turn heads, the Persol 714SM will not disappoint. You can pick up a pair for $780.

Purchase: $780

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