Kyoto, part of the STATE x Japan Artisan Series, is a clever marriage of new and old highlighting a classic round lens design framed in acetate with beautifully modern beta-titanium temples crafted in Japan and sized to fit medium faces.
Frame Measurements: 48 — 19 — 145 Learn how to measure your existing frames to compare
Maximum Frame Width: 133mm
Vertical Lens Height: 41mm
Comfortably Fits: Medium faces - View our Eyeglasses Fitting Guide
About STATE Optical and the STATE x Japan Artisan Series
STATE Optical Co. is a first-of-its-kind luxury American eyewear brand. Built from the ground up in Chicago, their frames are meticulously handcrafted with designs rooted in their hometown city’s history and culture.
The STATE x Japan Artisan Series combines the craft of Sabae, Japan and Chicago, USA. Sabae is where Japanese craftsmen created the world’s first titanium eyeglasses and developed a reputation for mastery that lives on today. In this series, artisans from both Sabae and Chicago showcase their craft in a robust collection including – titanium styles made in Japan, and combination styles that join the finest Japanese-made titanium temples with STATE’s luxurious American-made acetate fronts.
Inspiration for the Kyoto
Coming from the Second City, Chicago feels a special kinship with Kyoto, Japan – a city often overshadowed by Tokyo, but brimming with its own history, culture, and cuisine. This design expertly blends color, shape, and craftsmanship, and it breathes a certain unpretentious confidence and glamour. Featuring an acetate front handcrafted in Chicago and beta-titanium temples manufactured in Japan.