What peeps are saying
“To get that retro look opt for Peep Eyewear. The British brand has joined the slow fashion train, restoring old vintage frames to former glory. What’s more a tree is planted with every purchase, reducing your carbon footprint without having to get your hands dirty! The eyewear brand have also brought back the eye chain, crafted from upcycled vintage chains and beads for that practical but chic flare”
Oh Comely Magazine
“We adore Peep’s eyewear, old frames saved from going to landfill. You can get your prescription put in any of their refurbished frames, plus they’ve teamed up with Trees for Cities to plant a tree for every pair sold”
“Mixing yesterday’s designs with today’s modern lens, Peep are your go-to for vintage sunglasses. Sourcing stand-out vintage frames and restoring them to their former glory. If you’re looking for those special details, check out their unique range. Not only are they sustainable but each pair plants a tree to help offset your carbon footprint.”
BE KIND MAGAZINE
“We spoke to Jo to discover why we should be recycling our glasses” read our interview in Be Kind Magazine and find out how you can make kinder, more sustainable choices with your eyewear.”
My Slow World
“Peep brings you back in time by offering vintage sunglasses. The glasses are unique and of great quality. Sustainability is not only using eco-friendly materials, it also includes buying second hand. They also plant a tree for every pair of ethical glasses or sunglasses sold.”
Top Ten Sustainable Sunglasses:
“Peep is a vintage lovers candy store of jewel coloured delights. With colours, shapes, styles and all the classics, Peep provide a modern vintage take on the on iconic favourites from the past. Frames are lovingly restored, so if you’re looking for something new unique you’ll find it at Peep.”
“Peep is a company with a bit of a difference. Ensuring good pairs of sunglasses don’t get thrown out - instead Peep restore them to former glory and extend the lifespan of existing sunnies. On top of this Peep plant trees to counterbalance any environmental negativity.”
Fran, Ethical Unicorn
“How great are these sustainable sunnies from Peep Eyewear? Recycled vintage frames, plus now I literally have rose tinted glasses!”
Besma, Curiously Conscious
"It’s a beautiful concept, and epitomises vintage to me. Jo is quite a magpie when it comes to selecting the vintage specs she renovates.
These frames truly are yours and yours alone: you’ve chosen the frames and the lenses. I’ll truly treasure these sunglasses as they’re the only ones out there that exist – they’re made especially for me!"
Sophie Davies, A Considered Life
"My glasses play a huge role in my personal style. You might have to wear your glasses out of necessity, like I do, but that doesn't mean you can't love them like any other accessory. When I discovered my Peep frames, they were exactly what I had been looking for all this time - they're perfect"
"Proving that not every purchase has to be new, Peep Eyewear specialise in repurposing vintage frames - think gorgeous OTT shapes from the 60’s, superior sunnies from designers like Dior and oversized 70s numbers to really add something special to your summer style"
Caroline Jones, Knickers Models Own
"Beautiful 60s reconditioned Italian frames with sculpted detail and hand polished finish. Oh my they're good. I loved styling them up"
Lauren, Global Garbs
"Peep's a bit different than other brands, there’s something extra special about them. They're Modern Vintage. We love the idea of taking something old and making it new again - it's almost an art if you ask us"
Tinker Tailor Online
"Some days call for enormous sunglasses and the prettiest shirt in your wardrobe. They're vintage and fabulous!"
"Oh how I love this label! This British brand repurposes, fixes and recycles vintage shades that would do Jackie O proud. There’s lots of personal service offered, but best part is that these are rare finds – chances of someone sporting the same style are practically nil!"