BRAND HISTORY 1953 - 2017
Laura Ashley, one of the world’s best loved fashion and home furnishing brands,
started from very humble beginnings. Founded on traditional values and originality, our quintessentially English brand is revisiting its rich heritage to celebrate 60 inspiring years of innovative design.
THE LAURA ASHLEY STORY
Inspired by a display of traditional Victorian fabric at the Victoria Albert Museum in London, Laura and Bernard Ashley began printing textiles on their kitchen table in 1953. The prints, in the form of headscarves, were an instant success and Laura Ashley was on its way to becoming an international company with a brand recognized and loved around the globe.
Over the years, Laura Ashley expanded to include apparel, home furnishings, accessories, and fragrance, and became an original lifestyle brand. Strengthened by a strategic licensing operation in the U.S., and a global retail presence that includes over 500 stores, Laura Ashley has remained a brand that continues to be loved by sophisticated women around the world.
A LIFETIME OF BEAUTY AND ELEGANCE
Most people choose eyewear that reflects their personality and aspirations in life. They look for frames that help make personal statements such as, “ I am sharp, exciting, gentle and classy, all at once.” Some even say, “ I wear glasses for fun, as prescribed or just because.” Whatever message one tries to convey, the Laura Ashley Collection has a varity of frames to showcase your personal style.
Uniquely crafted to provide comfort, style and prestigious appeal, Laura Ashley Eyewear is available in fine optical stores nationwide. Throughout the collection, a modern twist has been coupled with iconic Laura Ashley elegance to carefully create a collection for women who enjoy fashionable eyeglasses enhancing their already spectacular attire.
With Laura Ashley Eyewear, be prepared to attract, inspire and welcome newcomers. You will lose count of the times people compliment about your frames!
FLORAL COLLECTION with SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL
The Laura Ashley name gained worldwide recognition because of its unique flower prints and feminine silhouette but the brand has broadened its scope to offer many clothing lines with a variety of designs and accessories for the active lifestyle of the modern woman. Inspired by the rich heritage of the Laura Ashley collections, Laura Ashley eyewear combines classic styling with contemporary design. The design of Laura Ashley Eyewear have many shapes from beautiful flowers - roses and leafs with laser engraving. The floral motif are repeated in a design and composition. The floral prints and beautiful embossing providing the ultimate in elegant styling in ophthalmic frames for women.
The floral element and Swarovski Crystal are the key features in Laura Ashley eyewear design. This unrivalled combination makes Laura Ashley the Premier Feminine Collection. Laura Ashley eyewear keep exploring and applying female fashion element for presenting the excellent modern feeling of feminine, fabulous and glamour.