January 17 2012
As one of the better known spectacle wearers, Gok is a long-time collaborator with Specsavers, advising customers on the latest trends and recommending glasses to suit their face shape and colouring.
His debut collection of vintage inspired specs,GW by Gok Wan is a capsule collection of 30 stunningglassesin retro cool designs, just oozing with style.Gok has utilised unusual finishes, including wood effect etching, bottle green detailing and jewel coloured marbling to create must-have specs that make a statement.
Specsavers are linked withAnti-bullying charity Kidscape who provide support for children who are being bullied and helps their families through free workshops, publications, DVDs and information and training for schools.
Gok has been working with the charity for four years and has helped them launch an international competition to help find people who love the way they look in their glasses.
"Physical appearance is one of the most common reasons for bullying. As a specs wearer myself, I know how cruel kids can be if you wear specs at school."