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Brigittte Bardot Sunglasses at The Decorative Fair

¬†Classic Sunglasses from the 1950’s & 1960’s

bridgette bardot sunglassess at decorative fair

At London Battersea’s Decorative Antiques Fair yesterdayand on one of the new stands and a little off the side of the normal furnishings and decorative arts was a wonderful collection of late 20th Century ladies accessories like handbags and jewellery. Amongst this and what caught my eye were these two pairs of sunglasses. The blue pair were labelled “exceptional Limited Edition Sunglasses, representing the most famous movies of Brigitte Bardot (Babette 1959 and Maria (1965)”.

brigitte bardot classic 1960's sunglasses

The second pair, I’m afraid that didn’t catch the label. I was so busy trying to get good pictures (something I think I managed even if I do say so myself).¬† Pretty good looking in both cases though my preference is for the blue pair. Is that just the BB connection, I wonder…?

The exhibitor is Katherleys SPRL of Brussels, Belgium who specialise in collectables from the world of “fashion & luxury”. Katheley’s BUY or SELL. Their stock includes vintage haute couture jewellery & clothing, unique and/or limited edition creations and luxury “pieces of cinema”. Tres Bon…


  1. Jake says:

    I think you’ll find it’s “Brigitte”… no D.

  2. Tate says:

    Quite right thanks, I have changed this…(and the i)

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