After landing a job with one of the oldest and most renowned opticians in London when she was just 19, Anna-Karin Karlsson dispensed and designed eyewear for the highest echelons of society including kings, princesses and sultans. Karlsson's admiration for the traditional skills involved in creating bespoke eyewear, combined with a fascination for the dark and grime of the UK underground music scene, gave birth to her unique vision and style. In 2013, Karlsson won the prestigious Swedish fashion award, Guldknappen, for her acclaimed collection "Perfecting the Art of Dying Alone". Anna-Karin Karlsson sunglasses are characterized by bold prints, flowers and animal-inspired designs which adorn quirky-shaped frames to create a collection that's truly unique. Adorn yourself with daring eyewear that's sure to turn heads.