Did you know… our Blackcap glasses won frame of the year 2019 at the Optician Awards.
- Lightweight & tactile prescription frames
- Bamboo, Beech & Sandal wood with an aluminium core
- Spring hinges for comfortable fit
- Handmade Eco-cork Case
Your Prescription Details:
Prescription Requirements & FAQs
- Prescriptions should be no more than 2 years old.
- No prescription glasses can be made for children under 16 years of age or any person who is registered as partially sighted.
- Read our full prescription FAQs HERE
The Blackcap uses cutting edge technology combining twelve different layers of bamboo, beech, sandal wood and two recycled aluminium layers to make up the core frame. The sleek outlines and varied wood texture mean that every single pair of these sunglasses are truly unique, with a luxury feel that only wood can bring.
Each pair is carefully finished with adjustable acetate temple ends to make the fitting more comfortable. With German OBE sprung hinges to give the arms flexibility and to ensure a snug fit.
Everything that’s included
You’ll receive our beautiful handmade eco-cork case and Share Your Sun cleaning cloth, packaged with recycled, sustainable and compostable packaging as standard. Your pair of Birds will be so unique you’ll be hard pushed to find anything so intricate and beautiful elsewhere. Every pair brings the gift of clean and safe light to a family in central Africa through our Share Your Sun partnership with SolarAid.
Whether you choose our eco sunglasses or prescription eyewear, our promise to you is to give you the very best. Look good, feel good, #shareyoursun.
Shipping & Returns
We offer free shipping and returns throughout United Kingdom with Royal Mail 2nd class tracked & signed .
Share your sun
Every pair sold brings the gift of clean and safe light to a family in central Africa through our Share Your Sun partnership with SolarAid.
598 million people in Africa alone have no access to electricity. Without electricity families have no clean source of light, leaving millions to rely on expensive and dangerous alternatives. With a solar light, everything changes. These little lamps are safe, clean and affordable. They give off hours of light in the evening so families can earn, learn and feel safe after dark. Just one lamp can transform the fortunes of an entire family and is the first step on an energy ladder to full electrification.
For each lamp this equates to:
- 4 people reached
- £145 saved in not having to buy fuel
- 1006 hours of extra study time for students and children
- 1.1 tonnes of CO2 emissions averted
- 2 people experiencing better health