With 40 branches across Europe, the second UK store opened Friday 21st July in centre: mk, 30 Silbury Boulevard, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 3AG. Here you’ll find exotic materials including wood, bamboo, titanium, carbon, slate, feathers and the must-have ‘lace’ – all moulded and crafted into the latest frame looks for the season.
At the opening celebrations guests including Mayor David Hopkins tried on glasses from the wide choice of frames with the help of celebrated eyewear artist, Frederic Beausoleil, who is renowned for his passion of selecting only the most exquisite but unusual materials to create unique frames that you won’t find anywhere else.
Said Mayor David Hopkins, “We welcome another retail business to centre.mk and we’re particularly flattered that Acuitis has chosen Milton Keynes as the first town outside London to host one of their stores.”
Said Jemma Johnstone, Miss Buckingham “The have so many colours and styles to suit everyone. Designer, Frederik Beausoleil helped me find a pair that were perfect for my face shape – he just seemed to know which ones I would love!”
Said Acuitis UK MD, Diane Newman, “We are thrilled with the location at centre.mk, Milton Keynes has a great vibe and mix of people – we’re looking forward to introducing them to our unique Acuitis style.”
Acuitis also offers comprehensive eye tests and has equipment on site that you won’t find in most standard opticians. It can provide very detailed measurements of your eye and spot early signs of common diseases such as Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), glaucoma and cataracts.
The Acuitis philosophy is to combine creativity and health, state-of-the-art technology and ethics with fashion and affordability.
Their ‘high spec specs’ certainly live up to their promise. Top quality eye tests, lenses and materials and beautifully crafted to last. With a plethora of beautiful frames styles to choose from and with eye examinations priced at £25.00, you can be sure to find something to suit your look as well as your pocket.