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Persol updates the 649 in metal

One of the most famous eyewear silhouettes gets a makeover in metal.
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Persol Metal 649

A staple of the fashionable and generations of leading men, the 649 is getting a sleek new update for 2017 in metal. The silhouette loses the the thick acetate rims for thin metal frame that's both lightweight and durable. All the details like the Victor bridge, Metflecto, and arrow hinges remain and each frame is finished with acetate temple tips. A variety of colorways will be available that include black, silver, and gold with polarized or mirrored lens options. 


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