East meets West in the form of Dita Mann, a modern shape that infuses a quintessentially American silhouette with the unique historical signature of Japanese calligraphy. The frame’s unique contrast of volume and lightness draws upon the deliberate strokes of kaisho, an ancient artistic form that requires years of practice and extraordinary discipline to be mastered. Subtle details, such as the frame’s gently chamfered edges, evoke the harmony and elegance that distinguish kaisho’s instantly recognizable broad brush stokes. Integrated nose pads and meticulously sculpted earpieces ensure that the artistry reflected in Dita Mann’s design extends to the utmost in comfort.
While the inspiration behind this familiar shape dates back centuries, the technology that makes it possible is state of the art and limited to only a handful of the finest Japanese eyewear manufacturers. Using DITA’s unique chemical annealing process; the end product is among the thinnest and lightest acetate on the market.
Subtle details, such as the frame’s gently chamfered edges, evoke the harmony and elegance thatdistinguish kaisho’s instantly recognizable broadbrush stokes. Integrated nose pads and meticulouslysculpted earpieces ensure that the artistry reflectedin Mann’s design extends to the utmost in comfort.
- Lightweight acetate frame
- Ultra thin acetate only 3.4mm thick at temples and 3.5mm thick at the front frame
- Temples have scived/chamferred edges
- Custom stainless steel wire core
- Sculpted earpieces
- CR39 100% UVA and UVB protection lenses