Backstage at Thomas Tait LFW SS 2015.  The pince nez sunglasses were made by General Eyewear for Thomas Tait.

Backstage at Thomas Tait LFW SS 2015.  The pince nez sunglasses were made by General Eyewear for Thomas Tait.

Backstage at Nasir Mazhar SS 2015 LFW show, yesterday afternoon. All the show glasses were handmade in England by General Eyewear and designed by Nasir Mazhar. instagram photo by@princessclvl

Backstage at Nasir Mazhar SS 2015 LFW show, yesterday afternoon.
All the show glasses were handmade in England by General Eyewear and
designed by Nasir Mazhar.
instagram photo by@princessclvl

backstage at Nasir Mazhar SS 2015 LFW show, earlier today. All the glasses in the show were produced by General Eyewear and designed by Nasir Mazhar. instagram photo by bangbangnails

backstage at Nasir Mazhar SS 2015 LFW show, earlier today. All the glasses in the show were produced by General Eyewear
and designed by Nasir Mazhar. instagram photo by bangbangnails

Nasir Mazhar SS 2015 LFW show, earlier today. All the show glasses were produced by General Eyewear and designed by Nasir Mazhar. instagram photo by  @carol_bergin

Nasir Mazhar SS 2015 LFW show, earlier today. All the show glasses were produced by General Eyewear and designed by
Nasir Mazhar. instagram photo by @carol_bergin

backstage at Nasir Mazhar SS 2015 LFW show, earlier today. All the glasses in the show were produced by General Eyewear and designed by Nasir Mazhar. instagram photo by bangbangnails

backstage at Nasir Mazhar SS 2015 LFW show, earlier today. All the glasses in the show were produced by General Eyewear
and designed by Nasir Mazhar. instagram photo by bangbangnails

William S Burroughs photographed in Paris in October 1957 by Loomis Dean

William S Burroughs photographed in Paris in October 1957 by Loomis Dean

The “Flammarion” from General Eyewear’s I+OS series. handmade in England using vintage Italian acetate. Available to order in various colourways and sizes. (photo courtesy of Joseph Piper and Discover Boutiques)

The “Flammarion” from General Eyewear’s I+OS series. handmade in England using vintage Italian acetate.
Available to order in various colourways and sizes.
(photo courtesy of Joseph Piper and Discover Boutiques)

Portrait of William S Burroughs by Charles Burns, date unknown.

Portrait of William S Burroughs by Charles Burns, date unknown.

The “Saberhagen” from General Eyewear’s I+OS series. handmade in England using vintage Italian acetate. Available to order in various colourways and sizes. (photo courtesy of Joseph Piper and Discover Boutiques)

The “Saberhagen” from General Eyewear’s I+OS series. handmade in England using vintage Italian acetate.
Available to order in various colourways and sizes.
(photo courtesy of Joseph Piper and Discover Boutiques)

General Eyewear’s hinterland: William S Burroughs at Compendium Bookshop, 234 Camden High Street October 1982 - Photo J.L. Baudron

General Eyewear’s hinterland: William S Burroughs at Compendium
Bookshop, 234 Camden High Street October 1982 - Photo J.L. Baudron