APPLE BOTTOMS Glasses
Founded by the music star Nelly, Apple Bottoms is an international fashion brand that was created for trendsetting women of all shapes and sizes. The company was started under a multi-year licensing agreement with Eyewear Designs. Fans of Apple Bottom glasses include Oprah, Fergie and Ashanti. In 2004, Oprah appeared on her show with a pair of Apple Bottoms and included them in her yearly "Oprah's Favorite Things" list.
The initial Apple Bottom eyeglasses collection included nine styles in metal, plastic and metal/plastic combinations. Details on the glasses include laser-cut designs, metal decorations, and lively colors. According to the co-president of the company, “The Apple Bottoms philosophy of stylish clothes that fit great is synonymous with our desire to make eyewear that is fun, stylish and ensures a perfect fit… for women of all sizes.”
The founder, multi-platinum superstar Nelly, believes that a woman should not try to fit the clothes; the clothes should fit the woman.” The company was launched in 2003.