Vivienne Westwood, the renowned fashion brand, has recently formed a licensing agreement with Mondottica International. This partnership will see Mondottica take on the responsibility of designing, manufacturing, and distributing Vivienne Westwood’s iconic eyewear collections for both men and women. The collaboration is set to commence this month and will run until the end of 2025.

The distribution of these eyewear collections will have a global reach, with the sunglasses range also being made available through Vivienne Westwood’s own retail network, website, and selected global stockists. An important aspect of this partnership is the shared commitment to sustainability by both companies. Vivienne Westwood and Mondottica aim to contribute to a more sustainable future through their collaboration.

Tony Pessok, CEO of Mondottica, expressed his excitement about the partnership, emphasizing their aim to create a collection that embodies the values of sustainability. Pessok also praised Vivienne Westwood as an iconic brand and individual, stressing that the eyewear range will be in line with their existing collections, showing respect for the brand. Additionally, Pessok noted the significance of Vivienne Westwood’s renowned orb logo, which will be incorporated into the eyewear products as a work of art.

Carlo D’Amario, CEO of Vivienne Westwood, highlighted the importance of developing designs with a sustainable approach. He acknowledged Mondottica as a brand that not only shares their core values but also contributes to their efforts for a more sustainable future through innovative use of recycled materials. D’Amario sees this partnership as a significant step towards a more sustainable future for Vivienne Westwood’s eyewear offerings.

Mondottica is well-known for holding licenses for various lifestyle and fashion brands, including Anna Sui, Cath Kidston, Christian Lacroix, Ducati, Hackett London, Joules, Karen Millen, le coq sportif, Maje, Pepe Jeans, Sandro, Scotch & Soda, Sergio Tacchini, Ted Baker, and United Colors of Benetton. The addition of Vivienne Westwood to their portfolio strengthens their position in the fashion industry.

In conclusion, the collaboration between Vivienne Westwood and Mondottica marks a significant milestone in the production of sustainable and stylish eyewear. The shared values and dedication to a more sustainable future will result in a collection that truly embodies the essence of Vivienne Westwood while minimizing its environmental impact. Fashion enthusiasts can eagerly anticipate the release of these eco-conscious eyewear collections in the near future.

Useful links:
1. Vivienne Westwood Official Website
2. Mondottica International Website