As an English heritage brand, Barbour has a rich history of producing quality countrywear for men, women, children, and most recently dogs. Made famous for its iconic jackets and coats, Barbour houses a roster of products encompassing shirts, dresses, knitwear, footwear and accessories.
Founded in Simonside, South Shields in the North East, the brand is a 5th generation family-owned business that still operates in the region first that grew its success. With manufacturer partners all over the world, the brand benefits from retail success in over 55 countries worldwide.
First launched in 2011 in partnership with Norville Eyewear, Barbour’s premium ranges of prescription and non-prescription glasses frames seamlessly blend with its core values of wit, grit and glamour.
Who makes Barbour glasses?
Today, having built upon a loyal and committed following, Barbour glasses frames are manufactured and distributed by Inspecs, a reputable global eyewear supplier and official partner of Barbour. Inspecs is a trusted distributor which represents other premium lifestyle brands including Radley, Farah, Superdry and more.
Are Barbour glasses frames sustainable?
With strong roots in country living and co-existing with the natural world, it may be unsurprising that Barbour has produced a full range of sustainable glasses frames for its most recent collections.
Barbour frames stocked by Feel Good Contacts are made from sustainable bio-based plastic that can be biodegraded using a catalyst in a lab. As such, Barbour and Feel Good Contacts support a circular economy and encourage customers to dispose of consumer waste mindfully and responsibly.
What is the warranty on Barbour glasses at Feel Good Contacts?
All glasses frames at Feel Good Contacts come with a no dispute returns policy if you are unhappy with the product and it is unused. Within the policy, Feel Good Contacts offers 100% refund or exchange.
If there is a problem with the frame after it has been used and loved, our supplier also offers a 2 year warranty.
Who wears Barbour eyewear?
Barbour is a timeless brand that has escaped the parameters of fashion and will always be in style. It is a familiar and accessible brand that has become a favourite for a number of celebrities, influencers and high-profile individuals in the media.
Women’s Barbour glasses
From Lily Allen to the Queen of England, Barbour has become a permanent fixture in the wardrobes of many iconic women. Barbour glasses frames have become a popular option for women’s glasses frames as versatile, wearable and appropriate for any type of modern woman.
Barbour’s glasses collections cater for all occasions, but usually fit closer to the casual category. Those who have been seen out wearing Barbour attire include original influencers Alexa Chung and Kate Moss.
Men’s Barbour glasses
The iconic Barbour jacket has become synonymous with cis masculine style over the years. With plenty of variety, the brand has some gender-fluid qualities too. So, men from all subcultures and style preferences can enjoy Barbour’s aesthetic, especially now with the brand’s collection of men’s glasses frames.
Recognisable fans of Barbour style include Guy Ritchie, Alex James (from Blur), Alex Turner (of the Arctic Monkeys) as well as football hero David Beckham.