Smoky Tones

A nostalgic acetate selection to celebrate the atmospheric British weather as we prepare to enter the cold season. Rediscover Black Eyewear's range of smoky tones, inspired by the grey fog, swirling mist and icy haze.

Explore our collection of high-quality acetate glasses and sunglasses in these subtle cinematic shades.

Something New

Grey Mottle

Our darkest acetate meets our most transparent shade to create an unpredictable and inspired new tone. Grey Mottle features contrasting clusters of black on a transparent base, striking and unique.

Two Tones

Two Tone Grey

A classic black fading into the the fully transparent Clear Crystal create this elegant acetate colour. The perfect choice to strengthen the brow-line.

The Transparent

Clear Crystal

Subtle and uncomplicated (but never boring!).
Minimal and sophisticated, understated yet stylish, clear glasses are the easiest and most wearable frames choice to achieve a clean effortless look.

The Transparent

Grey Transparent

Don’t be fooled by the simplicity of of this tone. Our Grey Transparent acetate can look quite dark and unassuming indoors, but in the light it will shine with delicate blue undertones.

The Matt

Matt Black

A matt reinterpretation of our namesake colour.
The no-brainer choice if colour isn't your thing... and neither is a classic black frame.
Matt Black is modern, creative yet understated.

Clouds Collection

Grey Cloud

A smoky, subtle tortoiseshell.
Pairs well with a book and a warm cuppa in the cooler months.


Grey Tricolour

A transparent acetate with the lightest touches of blue and grey. Grey Tricolour evokes crispy morning air and the warmth of the sun on a cloudy Winter’s day.

Something new

Cream Mottle

Spaced clusters of sharp extra-dark flecks create a strong contrast with the cream base.
One of the most adventurous takes on tortoiseshell in our collection.