Cover Leica x Mykita's new collection boasts four new optical designs (Photo: Courtesy of Mykita)

Leica and Mykita collaborate for the second time, introducing four pairs of optical glasses that will give all Leica fans serious glasses envy

After introducing a collection of sunglasses this past spring, Leica and Mykita are collaborating once again, this time introducing four new optical styles that reflect Leica’s sleek designs and high-quality lenses.

The four designs, named the ML07, ML08, ML09 and ML10, stay true to Leica’s minimalistic style, boasting fine details that may look familiar to long-time Leica fans. The glasses frames were inspired by the outline of Leica camera lens hoods, while top bridges and the inside of the steel temples feature non-slip elements that reference back to the knurled grip on camera lenses. 

Upon a closer look, you’d find inscription engraved on the temples, using the signature Leica font, with some designs even featuring the camera brand’s well-known Leica red on the rims. 

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All designs are available in four black and silver colours. Unlike their previous sunglasses collection, the new glasses showcase much simpler designs. The ML07 and ML08 both present aviator-style looks, while ML09 and ML10 may be better suited for everyday wear due to their simpler design without aviator bars. The ML07 and ML09 show off a more rounded glasses shape, while ML08 and ML10 are slightly more angular and squared. 

For those looking for a new pair of sunnies to complete your winter wardrobe, check out Mykita and Leica’s collection of sunglasses. Engineered with optical grade lenses that can even be used for prescription-grade glasses, each pair comes with a unique serial number to verify its single-unit production.

Presenting bolder colours and some statement designs while also keeping the beloved Leica flare, pair them with a good winter sweater, or style it with your season-favourite quilted leather bag

The Leica x Mykita collection is now available at authorised Mykita dealers worldwide. For more information, visit

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