Paxley has extensively researched and engineered age-appropriate glasses, utilising the most quality, child-safe materials. This commitment shines through each and every pair of Paxley sunglasses.
Finding the right pair of eyewear for little ones can be tricky. The choices that are available out there rarely put emphasis on fit and safety, let alone style. Through extensive research and testing Paxley has engineered the perfect fit specifically for children. Once the fit is right, comfort and style fall right into place. If sunglasses fit well then children are more likely to wear them and protect their delicate eyes.
Paxley eyewear employs unique engineering.Pinch free hinges - each frame is designed with a unique, patent-pending SafeBend rubber hinge that wont pinch small hands or areas of the faces. This hinge has a flex ratio of nearly 180 degrees to provide comfortable tension against the head and are resistant against snapping when pulled apart. Ergonomic rubber nose pads - extended pads that gently rest on flatter, growing bridges without the frames overwhelming or pressing on the nose and cheeks. Grip tension memory plastic allows for a gentle tension grip around the head. Coupled with the rubber nose pad and a temple with a rubberized interior, slippage off the face is greatly reduced. Shapeable temples only Paxley frames (ages 0-5) include a core wire that allows for adjustability to customize fit and comfort. Optical all Paxley frames are prescription-ready for optical lenses
Paxley frames are responsibly constructed.Frames - quality begins with materials. Our frames material are sourced from France and Switzerland and are are handcrafted in Italy out of state-of-the-art baby-safe materials that comply with worldwide regulations for BPA (bisphenol-A), lead and other materials. Paxleys are lightweight yet durable and hypoallergenic, making them gentle on infants' and childrens' delicate faces. Lenses - Prolonged and unprotected sun exposure can lead to serious UV damage. Paxleys feature impact and shatter-resistant lenses that provide 100% UVA and UVB protection at the UV400 level. Paxley has gone to great measures to meet the US safety standard ANSI Z80.3-2009, the British and European safety standard label BS EN 1836:2005/A1:2007, and also the strictest of them all: the Australian standard AS/NZ 1067:2003. In addition, our lenses are classified as Category 3, which provides a higher level of UV and sun glare protection.
Paxley is proudly certified and exceed compliance with consumer safety regulations. CPSC Certification (Consumer Product Safety Commission) - Paxleys are certified by the CPSC for compliance with the CPSIA (Consumer Product Safety Improvements Act 2008) for children's product safety rules. CE Safety Product Certification (Conforming European) - Paxleys have the CE marking, certifying that the eyewear has met the European Union consumer safety, health or environmental requirements.