Patrick Dempsey has created a Porsche eyewear line.
The ‘Bridget Jones’s Child’ star has merged his love of motorsports with trendy shades and frames for The Porsche Design Eyewear by Patrick Dempsey assortment.
The Dempsey Racing co-owner stated: “I’ve lengthy been fascinated by the carbon fibre elements in my Porsche 991 Carrera.
“They’re light-weight, sturdy and completely dependable. Throughout a race, driver and automotive are uncovered to monumental forces. Even within the hardest situations, the driving force should be capable of rely 100 per cent on his materials always, so I didn’t wish to compromise on the standard of the eyewear version both.”
The limited-edition capsule – for which there’ll solely be 1,500 pairs for every colourway – consists of the P’8965 sun shades in black-grey-blue and black-grey, plus the P’8754 prescription body in grey-black or gold-black. All the glasses are being constituted of carbon fibre.
The sun shades will retail for $495 to $525 and the prescription glasses will price $565.
The 57-year-old actor and racing driver – who has been the face of the posh automotive model since 2021 – added to WWD: “Porsche has all the time held a particular place in my life.
“Whether or not as a racing driver or co-owner of a racing group, the model exudes a particular ardour and efficiency for me that I’ve all the time felt linked to. That is exactly why I worth Porsche Design as a model for the very best high quality and performance. Now to be actively concerned within the design and creation strategy of an eyewear version that bears my title makes me very completely satisfied and honored. The trade with the design consultants was very thrilling and galvanizing.”