Silhouette began with a vision – eyewear as an accessory – in 1964 and is now the leading brand in light eyewear worldwide. Under this brand, the lightest eyewear in the world is mostly handcrafted in an individual design, employing the best materials and the latest technologies.
Silhouette is the leading manufacturer of high-quality eyewear based in Austria, with a strong focus on rimless design. Screwless, hingeless, flexible, allergic free, durable and virtually weightless, these are all Silhouette’s uniqueness. Coupled with pure titanium or it’s unique SPX material, Silhouette has revolutionized the eyewear market ever since it was incepted, changing people’s perception about spectacles and bring eyewear experience to the next level.
Minimalism has always been Silhouette’s brand statement for the last few decades, it’s light and simple yet fashionable design always amazed spectacle wearers. Optimum wearing comfort, lightness and top functionality have traditionally been the hallmarks of any Silhouette eyewear model. There is always this saying –
“Once you get a pair of Silhouette, you will hardly try other eyewear frames.”
Arnold Schmied, the son of the founder and currently the managing director for Silhouette believe – “Eyewear should be more than just a visual aid – it should also be lightweight, comfortable, and unique for your perfect fit and style.
” Did you know? Silhouette has been on more than 30 NASA missions in outer space, tours around the world with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, and is the eyewear of choice for big names in entertainment, business, and politics.