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EYE CANDY – CFDA – Steven Kolb

Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) CEO, Steven Kolb gives us an inside look on men’s accessories, eyewear in particular. Today, men have a platform to express themselves through bags, jewelry, hats, and even socks. Kolb’s need to wear glasses is now his trademark; his frames are the starting point to what he’s going to wear on any given day. Photography by Juliana Bojorquez, Interview by Natalie Kates-Style Curator. Natalie Kates: Eyewear is a big part of men’s accessories. When walking around the streets of SoHo, I see men in an array of frames. It looks like men today have more options than ever. How many glasses do you own? Steven Kolb: I have close to 30 pairs of glasses. For me it’s the marriage of form and function because I have to wear glasses. I might as well have fun with it and make it my own. I am lucky that there are a core group of CFDA members that only design eyewear. I gravitate towards what they do. I love mixing up …