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Mercedes-Benz and German Eyewear Company Rodenstock Deliver Specialized Glasses

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Model not included with purchase of glasses

When you think Mercedes-Benz, you probably think of luxury vehicles. What you probably don’t think of are glasses. However, working with German eyewear specialist Rodenstock, Mercedes-Benz has crafted a line of sunglasses and corrective lenses. According to a Mercedes-Benz press release, the upcoming Autumn/Winter line will feature newly developed materials and shapes.

Wood-effect glasses will be introduced in the next wave of Mercedes frames. The glasses integrate a wood-acetate rim with stainless steel arms. The acetate frame ensures that moisture and temperatures do not damage the glasses.

Mercedes-Benz Style Eyewear

The specialized frames

The combination of the wood-effect frame and lightweight arms also increases the longevity of the glasses. The wood-acetate frame glasses will be available as both sunglasses and corrective glasses.

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Other glasses in the line use a combination of materials and an ultralight polyamide to create a clean and luxurious design. The design is meant to reflect the styling of all Mercedes-Benz products.

Mercedes-Benz Style Eyewear

Don’t be afraid of the guy in shades

Rodenstock, the company Mercedes has teamed up with to produce the glasses, is represented in more than 80 countries around the globe.

The Autumn/Winter line of Mercedes-Benz/Rodenstock glasses will feature five overall styles of sunglasses and correction lens frames. The eyewear line will be available through select specialist retailers beginning in September.

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