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Kenneth Cole’s Spring/Summer 2017 eyewear collection reflects the brand’s modern, urban design heritage and echoes the spirit of the brand’s Courageous Class campaign. The collection’s wide range of versatile shapes and sizes is inspired by the urban lifestyle of the brand. The collection is stylish and sophisticated, creative and effortless, classic and modern.   Key trends in the collection include shades of translucent colors paired with muted tones and rich metal hardware.  The tones range from milky color palettes to gradient colorations.

The theme of the Spring/Summer designs captures the brand’s DNA and embodies the Urban Uniform.  Never sacrificing style for functionality, the Urban Uniform is both smart and stylish.  The Urban Uniform allows one to strike the perfect balance between looking effortless and in the know.


Women’s Sun Collection

The flat metal front and temple design of KC7208 delivers a modern silhouette inspired by the brand’s urban lifestyle. The frame’s construction has an industrial, yet feminine look accented by exposed screw head detailing and a soft rounded front shape. Shiny metallic colorations, including black, light gunmetal and navy blue, add depth to the frame’s on-trend design.

Flat smoke-colored lenses highlight the oversized feminine shape of KC7210. The frame’s tapered temple design features metal detailing, which adds to this retro-inspired style available in translucent colorations, including blush, dark tortoise, as well as solid black.

A combination of brushed metal and plastic enhances the modern design of KC7211. The top half of the frame’s front is detailed by a metal accent in brushed black or gold, delivering a two-tone effect. The split frame design delivers a stylish and updated look to this combo trend.

Men’s Sun Collection

The chunky design of KC7205 features a retro profile enhanced by a plastic covered metal top bar. The frame’s matte finished front in milky colorations of nude and tortoise, as well as black, are paired with temples in a shiny finish. Flat smoke-colored lenses complete the look of this key style.

The masculine front shape of KC7206 is offered in shiny two-tone colorations, with the top portion in either amber horn or grey horn, paired with a bottom-half in soft translucent colorations. Temples in a soft matte finish compliment the front’s shiny finish. The KC7206 is also offered with a black or tortoise front in a matte finish with corresponding temples in a shiny finish.

Women’s Optical Collection

The soft cat-eye shape of KC0258 is crafted in rich combinations of handcrafted acetate delivering a contemporary look. Thin metal temples in either matte or shiny finishes contrast with the frame’s front, keeping with the collection’s overall shiny/matte motif.

The feminine styling of KC0259 features a sleek metal front in satin finishes of brown or rose gold, as well as shiny black. The frame’s acetate temples are offered in tortoise variations, including military tortoise or shiny dark tortoise, as well as a combination of shiny blush demi and white grey.

KC0262 boasts a thin cat-eye shape in two-tone colorations in satin finishes of black, navy or rose gold paired with shiny gold, gunmetal or shiny rose gold. Each temple is crafted in acetate and features a raised layer in a contrasting colorations completed by the Kenneth Cole logo.

Men’s Optical Collection

The retro-inspired design of KC0256 features a modified square front profile in shades of shiny tortoise, horn variations or matte black, enhanced by contrasting temple colorations. The style’s distinctive detailing includes an optional clip, which adds a functional, yet fresh approach to the design’s overall look.

The club master-inspired shape of KC0257 is delivered in a modern yet timeless way. The frame’s thick front and temples are delivered in alternating finishes of matte and shiny acetate in rich colorations, including tortoise, grey horn and black, for a pronounced look.

A combination of acetate and metal elevate the modern styling of KC0260. A satin gunmetal finished clip enhances the frame’s rounded acetate front in shades of black/grey horn, grey or amber. Either wood- textured or milky tortoise temple tips complete the style’s sleek metal temples.

The minimal styling of KC0261 echoes the brand’s on-trend appeal with its two-tone metal colorations and oval shaped front profile. This lightweight style features a shiny gunmetal bottom rim complimented by a top brow line in satin finishes of black, gunmetal or army green.


Key trends in the Kenneth Cole Reaction collection include youthful colorations and bright contrasts, as well as smaller sizing for fashionable young men and women. New this season from Kenneth Cole Reaction is the unisex design of optical style KC0792, available in crystal blue or taupe, shiny tortoise or matte black, featuring pronounced color blocking on each temple, along with men’s optical style KC0793, available in matte black, matte blue and matte tortoise, featuring a hint of perforated detailing on the top portion of the acetate front and subtle color blocking on the temples.

Men’s optical style KC0790 is also another standout with its rectangular profile in acetate and metal temples enhanced by rubberized perforated temple

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