Paul Taylor's expansive career in the Optical Industry started from grass roots. It all began in a 4 year Apprenticeship, in Optical Mechanics. After developing and creating many skills in the making of Opthalmic prescription lenses for more than 9 years Paul decided to become an Optical Dispenser. It was here as an Optical Dispenser Paul discovered his talents in designing. Through his strong desires in helping others it became his destiny, designing beautiful eyewear and sunglasses. He then set out to become the benchmark in the Optical Retail Industry by creating a fun colourful experience for the fashion conscious eyewear buyers.
With Paul's acute attention to detail, coupled with his technical background skills, meant that no element in the design process is left untouched by Taylor himself. Quality and design are paramount, as are the enduring and beautiful materials used to construct each individual piece. Taylor's collections are manufactured to his exact standards in France, Italy, Germany, Australia and Japan. It's no surprise to find Taylor's enchanting mesmerizing designs have gained a cult following with celebrities, artists and a loyal client base in Australia and abroad who will only wear Paul Taylor eyewear & sunglasses. His clients are as diverse and unique as his designs!
The Timeless Collection includes Paul's most iconic designs. The classic signature piece that started the evolvement of the Paul Taylor brand was the M001 cats eye design. Expanding the collection to distinctive bold round eyes to the oozing character of the rectangular Hutchence design the Timeless Classics that have stood the test of time can all be seen here in this assemblage.
The Black Label Collection encompasses Taylor's most resent releases. It captures the glamor of the 50's through to this present day. Expect an irresistible colour palette including Paul's own signature Fire Engine Red acetate to an array of exciting colours that will tempt you to expand your eyewear and sunglasses wardrobe.
The PT Street Collection is a diffusion line where Paul Taylor continues to celebrate individuals who dare to be BOLD and want to stand out from the crowd.