Reading Glasses innovation: read on

Eyestylist Exclusive: iPhone case with integrated reading glasses – presented at Milan Design Week this month

From the team in Switzerland who created Sol Sol Ito eyewear, comes a new and innovative concept in reading glasses. The glasses come with a slim sleek iPhone case, for ease and convenience, and have a super thin and foldable design, fitting snugly into a narrow pocket of the smart phone case, so they never get left behind.

Already an award-winner – the product has won multiple prizes including the German Design Award and the Good Design Award – read on is currently a highlight among the Swiss contingency at Milan Design Week with Pro Helvetia who showcase outstanding designers for the international event.

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Read on is available for the latest iPhones including iPhone XR, 11, 11 Pro Max, 12 and 12 Pro and comes in attractive colours of black and red (case) and black and white (glasses). Made from lightweight TR90, the glasses come in 4 strengths and have some remarkable, innovative design details including a ribbed feature on the inside of the temples to improve the grip, when placed on the face.

About the designers: Industrial designer Sandra Kaufmann and artist Monika Fink, the designers of ‘read on’ are also the co-founders of Sol Sol Ito eyewear, a Zurich based creative eyewear brand – originating in 2012 – making design-focused frames with acetate fronts and filigree steel temples. Their Sol Sol Ito designs are bold and colourful as well as comfortable and have won multiple awards for their achievements and clever combination of quality materials, craftsmanship and innovation in manufacturing. For more information visit