Alain Mikli is a European designer of fine eyewear, eyeglasses, and sunglasses based in Paris, France. Mikli has produced several lines of eyewear most notable for unique colors, shapes, and materials in his designs.
Alain Mikli styles are favorites with avant-garde European and cutting-edge American celebrities. Born in 1955, Mikli attribute his sense of color is reflective of his Armenian-Lebanese heritage.
Avant Garde Design and Technology
Alain Mikli produces eyewear that is distinctive and inimitable in shape, color, materials, and even technology. The frames and temple arms are styled in arresting, colorful acetate with proprietary textured patterns molded right into the material itself to bi-colored metals to combinations of all the materials in a single pair of eyeglasses.
Whether you want a remarkable ultramodern design or a retro look form yesteryear updated for today, you will definitely find what you are looking for in Alain Mikli eyewear.
Alain Mikli also delves into high technology and strives to incorporate tough, reliable materials and movement into their eyewear. The studio holds multiple patents for designs of robust, articulated hinges including the Chaam and Amflex hinges.
These mechanisms are built so that the user will never experience loosening of the frame at the temple unexpectedly. They also allow for uniform pressure at the temples and ease of adjustment by the optometrist for perfect fit and comfort.
Alain Mikli International design studio employs more than 200 people, has sales of over $50M USD, and has produced a half million pairs of Mikli glasses sold worldwide.