Brands to showcase new launches at Date

The Italian eyewear exhibition will feature launches from Moscot, Ultra Limited and the Vinyl Factory


Organisers of the eyewear exhibition, Date, have revealed what exhibitors will be showcasing when the show returns to Stazione Leopolda in Florence, Italy from 22–24 September.

New York City brand Moscot will launch five new frames from its autumn 2018 collection, which is inspired by the brand’s 103-year-old archives.

Ultra Limited will be showcasing new models from its Profili Edition collection, which features a contrasting colour mix on the edges of the frame front and a single colour on the sides and middle of the frame front.

Vinyl Factory 1964 will be exhibiting for the first time at Date, previewing music inspired frames that will officially launch at Silmo in Paris (28 September–1 October).

Other eyewear companies exhibiting include Mykita, Spectaculars, Barberini Eyewear and Neubau.