Clockwise from top: Winston in Tortoise Collage I, Tatum in Tortoise Collage III, and Gaines in Tortoise Collage II

Tortoise Collage

Every hand-finished frame in this collection combines four distinct tortoises from our design archives in impactful, diagonal compositions. Consider them our love letter to a time-honored eyewear pattern.

Made in Italy | Starting at $195

Winston in Tortoise Collage I

Winston in Tortoise Collage I

Winston

Winston

Available in multiple widths

Five years in the making

To form each pair, pieces of acetate are machine-chiseled, fit together by hand, and then slowly fused together—in a process many told us was impossible, until we found a factory in northern Italy with the expertise to execute it flawlessly.

Gaines in Tortoise Collage II

Gaines in Tortoise Collage II

Gaines

Gaines

See them on

Take in all the texture and depth of these frames at a Warby Parker store—or try them on in rich, lifelike detail, using Virtual Try-On in the Warby Parker app.

Tatum in Tortoise Collage III

Tatum in Tortoise Collage III

Tatum

Kaleidoscopically complex

No two pieces of tortoise acetate are identical, thanks to organic variations in their grain, which means no two Tortoise Collage frames are quite alike either. They’re every bit as inimitable as the storied material they’re made of.

Left to right: Tatum in Tortoise Collage III, Gaines in Tortoise Collage II, Winston (in wide) in Tortoise Collage I, and Winston (in medium) in Tortoise Collage I

Left to right: Tatum in Tortoise Collage III, Gaines in Tortoise Collage II, Winston (in wide) in Tortoise Collage I, and Winston (in medium) in Tortoise Collage I