Born in Austin, Texas and raised in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Tom Ford is among the most highly respected and successful designers today. The winner of numerous design awards, his rise in fashion began in 1994, when he became creative director of Gucci. Not only did he dramatically change the image of the legendary fashion house, he also led the company to unprecedented success with his visionary insight into what the modern consumer desires. His innovative and provocative designs set the tone for an entirely new direction in the world of luxury goods.
In April 2005, one year after leaving Gucci Group, he announced the creation of the TOM FORD brand. A beauty and eyewear collection launched in 2005 and 2006.
In February 2011, the TOM FORD Women’s wear Collection was introduced to clients worldwide. A potent vision of modern, feminine glamour, its exquisitely constructed and beautifully finished suiting, daywear, and eveningwear allow women of all ages to amplify their individuality and present their most glamorous selves to the world.
POLARIZEDPLUS2® LENS TECHNOLOGY
COLOR. CLARITY. DETAIL.
Maui is one of the lushest, most vibrant places on earth. Yet its intense sunlight creates conditions that hide the beauty of the island. That’s why PolarizedPlus2® technology goes beyond shielding your eyes from glare and harmful UV to reveal and enhance the world’s true vivid colors in detail.
We fuse our premium polarizing film into the lens itself. The result is superior precision, absolute clarity, and a near complete elimination of glare reflected from any flat, smooth or shiny surface.
PolarizedPlus2 delivers the highest level of efficiency in blocking horizontal glare. Known as the most common glare, horizontal glare reflects from any flat, smooth or shiny surface. Colors are introduced in the premium polarization film, and the polarization axis never changes, which allows your eyes to view unmatched color, superior precision, which allows your eyes to view unmatched color, superior precision and elimination of glare.
CLARITY SHATTER RESISTANCE “ST” SuperThin Glass provides the absolute crispest optics available. 20% thinner and lighter than standard glass, it offers the best scratch and solvent resistance.
MauiPure® is our most popular plano lens material. It combines optics almost as crisp as SuperThin Glass with ultra light weight and excellent scratch and shatter resistance.
Maui Evolution® leverages the best properties of SuperThin Glass and polycarbonate to create a high index, lightweight, scratch and impact resistant material.
Polycarbonate is designed to offer outstanding shatter resistance and good optics. It’s an excellent choice for fast paced activities when durability and weight are a priority.