A stronger and sportier cousin to our popular Young Blood, Capitol offers a more wrapped 8 base design and polarized lens options; ideal for sitting comfortably on your face and cutting out the glare. Simple with a dash of progression, the Capitol will support your style regardless of where it falls on the fashion spectrum.
Mineral Glass is created from natural elements like sand and soda ash. It's endlessly recyclable and harmless to humans and animals alike. It's high resistance to scratching and lack of distortion make it the world's best lens material. It really does have to be Mineral Glass.
Lens 'Base Curve' is a measure of the front curvature of the lens. The higher the number, the greater the curve. 6 base lenses are generally flatter across the front. 8 base lenses have a greater curve for a more 'wrapped' look.
Capitol is made from injection moulded Swiss Grilamid. Swiss TR90 Grilamid is an extremely light, extremely tough, shape-retaining and highly durable polymer ideal for the manufacture of lightweight eyewear. Formulated as synthetic titanium, TR90 Grilamid's outstanding properties include excellent flexural fatigue strength, high resistance to chemicals and fracturing and excellent weathering and UV resistance. Swiss TR90 Grilamid is the highest quality and lightest engineering plastic in existence.
OTIS frames are produced with high quality 3, 5 and 7 barrel hinges. These premium grade Vissottica brand hinges are extremely durable and boast 100% corrosion resistance.
OTIS sunglasses are constructed using the highest quality materials available. Each component is individually quality checked before being carefully packaged, ready for sale. OTIS sunglasses have a lifetime warranty against defects in materials and workmanship.