My passion in giving life to new frames is part of this legacy and clearly connected to my early involvement in this craft.”Paulino was born in the late 1930’s when Bernardo Paulino Pereira opened his first optical store in the city of Santarém, Portugal. Since then, three generations of the Paulino family have followed his footsteps. In the 1930s, eyewear was simply seen as an essential medical tool for correcting vision however by the 1950s when Ramiro Paulino, Bernardo's son, succeeded his father he began to customize frames to fit the wearer whilst still working close to the traditional experience he had learned from his family. Ramiro created a perfect made to measure frames by hand, which today is still used as a reference in quality precision as the "Ramiro Optica" was - and still is - a reference for quality precision optics in Portugal.
Today, Paulino Sunglasses remain true to the simple style of solid and refined lines with each piece of the frame crafted meticulously to each design specific. A Paulino Eyeglass will perfectly on your face highlighting the unique features of each user.
Paulino Spectacles use only the highest quality Mazzucchelli acetate as raw material that is incredibly strong and durable.
Our sunglasses lens are all provided by Zeiss, with high quality standards requirements. Each piece is subject to the strictest of quality control. The aim of Spectacles Paulino is perfection. Each pair of sunglasses are polished to perfection in order to create a unique and rich colour that can only be achieved manually by using silk fabrics.