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March 06, 2014 11:09 ET

MOSCOT Announces Special Edition MOSCOT Originals "Cable Collection," The NOSH & The SPIEL, Featuring Authentic Cable Temples

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NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Mar 6, 2014) -  MOSCOT, a New York City institution renowned worldwide for its iconic eyewear -- The MOSCOT Originals, MOSCOT Spirit, and MOSCOT Sun Collections -- today announces its Special Edition MOSCOT Originals "Cable Collection" -- two quintessentially classic frames, The NOSH and The SPIEL, featuring authentic cable temples.

First introduced in the early 20th century, the carefully crafted NOSH and SPIEL are the real deal. With cable temples that wrap around the ear to keep them well fastened for a lightweight and super comfortable fit, The NOSH and The SPIEL also feature Windsor rim inspired eyewire, and bone-colored nose pads for a look that is true to form.

A combination of acetate and metal, The NOSH and The SPEIL are available in two color combinations, Antique Tortoise/Gunmetal, and Tortoise/Gold, and come with a Clip-on sunglass, in Gold or Gunmetal, with green lenses, further adhering to the frame's original form.

"The new MOSCOT Originals "Cable Collection" epitomizes iconic style," said Harvey Moscot, Co-President of MOSCOT. "We are excited to expand our Originals Collection with these distinctive, vintage styles. If you love classic eyewear, this frame is for you!"

PRICING AND AVAILABILITY
The MOSCOT Originals "Cable Collection" retails for $325 USD, as a set with Clip-on sunglass. Frame and Clip-on sunglass sold separately for $275 USD, and $75 USD respectively, and is available in MOSCOT Shops, online at moscot.com, and in specialty retail and optical shops worldwide. For more information on new and existing styles from all MOSCOT Collections, and for a complete list of shops selling MOSCOT eyewear, please visit moscot.com.

MEDIA CONTACT
For samples and/or high-resolution photos, or to speak with MOSCOT executives, please contact Jessica Penzari at Vendeloo Inc., 718.522.9875, or via email at jessica@moscot.com. For more information on new and existing styles from all MOSCOT Collections, and for a complete list of shops selling MOSCOT eyewear, please visit moscot.com.

ABOUT MOSCOT EYEWEAR
All MOSCOT eyewear is handmade using the highest quality materials, real hardware, and hinges that are riveted through the temple and frame fronts to ensure the sturdiest construction possible. Every MOSCOT frame is available as ophthalmic eyewear or sunglasses, with or without a prescription, and is customizable in a variety of frame and lens color combinations and sizes. With nearly 100 years of eyewear expertise, MOSCOT carefully inspects every frame for quality control in its own labs, housed within its New York City Shops, before dispensing eyewear to customers worldwide.

ABOUT MOSCOT
MOSCOT is a New York City institution renowned worldwide for its iconic eyewear -- The MOSCOT Originals, MOSCOT Spirit, and MOSCOT Sun Collections. MOSCOT infuses its unmistakably refined, downtown aesthetic with nearly 100 years of eyewear expertise and unparalleled craftsmanship to create its timeless eyewear. While now recognized as a global fashion brand, MOSCOT remains, at heart, a neighborhood optical shop.

ABOUT MOSCOT ORIGINALS
The MOSCOT Originals Collection, based on styles from the Moscot family archives from 1930-1970, celebrates the classic good looks and timeless design born in decades past. The eyewear retains the authenticity of the original frame styles including period details, traditional hardware, and real sunglass lenses that precisely duplicate the true old school colors first fabricated by the Company in the 1940s. The faithfully reproduced Collection is available as ophthalmic eyewear or sunglasses, with or without prescription, in a variety of frame and lens color combinations and sizes. If it's not a MOSCOT, it's not an Original.

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