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

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: punks in 1977 at the Strangler’s gig at the Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London.  photograph by Sheila Rock.

General Eyewear’s hinterland: punks in 1977 at the Strangler’s gig at the Roundhouse,
Chalk Farm, London.  photograph by Sheila Rock.

Just up the road from General Eyewear on Chalk Farm Road, the Roundhouse was the venue for the historic American Independence Bicentenary Gig on 4th July 1976,  featuring The Flamin’ Groovies, Stranglers and the Ramones in their first ever London gig.

Just up the road from General Eyewear on Chalk Farm Road, the Roundhouse was the venue for the historic American Independence Bicentenary Gig on 4th July 1976, 
featuring The Flamin’ Groovies, Stranglers and the Ramones in their first ever London gig.

Ostrander frame 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)

Ostrander frame 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)

Ostrander frame 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)

Ostrander frame 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)