With a father optician and a mother designer, Thierry Lasry naturally launched his eyewear brand in 2006. With its futuristic vintage look, he conquered the planet, from the best select shops, to the hottest stars. Madonna, Eva Mendes or Jessica Alba are all regular followers of Thierry Lasry's creations.
Who are you?
Thierry Lasry, designer the Thierry Lasry sunglasses... Based in Paris, but living in Paris, New York and Los Angeles...
How did you start in fashion?
I was raised in a creative universe, son of a father optician and a mother designer. I decided 7 years ago to create a brand of sunglasses with my name...
How would you define your style?
The concept of the collection is "futuristic vintage".
I'm inspired both by a retro and a futurist style. So my models are a mix of retro shapes with modern detailing and rock or electro twist.
What inspires you?
There are various inspirations, but all-in-all, it revolves often around the 80's esthetics
What's your favorite piece in our selection?
Without any doubt, the « Lively ». It's a soft butterfly shape, in acetate and gold metallic arms. At the same time, glamourous, sexy and chic, it goes to all types of face... Madonna, Dita Von Teese or Lindsay Lohan, they all have adopted it....
What are you most proud of?
Our presence in the best multi-brands stores in the world (more than 50 countries today) and the spontaneous support of American stars...
Where do you manufacture your products?
All the sunglasses are fully handmade in France, at 1h30 from Paris.