These Gucci 'Liquid Wood' Sunglasses are Unexpectedly Eco-Friendly

By: Courtney Scharf - Published: May 31, 2012 • References: news.cnet & designtaxi
Made out of a unique blend of metals and mineral glass, these Gucci 'Liquid Wood' sunglasses are a shining example of how luxury brands can appropriate eco-consciousness into designs.

Sleek as other Gucci designs but with a biodegradable feature, these specs will allow buyers to feel good about picking up a pair of these summer-ready sunnies. What's wonderful about this new endeavor for the luxury brand is that it's creating a range of styles to use with this material. Whether you're a big sunglasses kind of person or more of an aviator fan, there's a chance that there's something here for many buyers.

Though they haven't been released yet, these bio-friendly accessories are creating tons of buzz, which is a huge indication that they will do exceedingly well. Stats for Biodegradable Luxury Lenses Trending: Older & Mild
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