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I've just got a pair of Fellinis with orange / sepia lenses two weeks ago ... so just a recent buy, but I LOVE it and can't imagine that I'll get tired of it ... while everything looks more beautiful through some JMM lenses, these give everything a warm feel. Good stuff.
Here they are in action ... the Fellini is not in the focus in this picture, but accompanied by a cat that might go by the same name ... :
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Made an appointment with the JMM dealer in my area tomorrow to possibly swap out the lenses in my Dark Havana Fellinis. As expected I don’t love the olive. What do you guys think I should consider as an alternative? I’d like something darker. I was leaning towards a grayish lens. I believe my Sturges in DH has green lenses and that work well. I’d prefer something different though.
 

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Made an appointment with the JMM dealer in my area tomorrow to possibly swap out the lenses in my Dark Havana Fellinis. As expected I don’t love the olive. What do you guys think I should consider as an alternative? I’d like something darker. I was leaning towards a grayish lens. I believe my Sturges in DH has green lenses and that work well. I’d prefer something different though.
That's a shame. The olive is my favourite lens color. What is the issue for you? Too light?

Brown will definitely work. I also like a G15 lens with that kind of frame color.
 

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Made an appointment with the JMM dealer in my area tomorrow to possibly swap out the lenses in my Dark Havana Fellinis. As expected I don’t love the olive. What do you guys think I should consider as an alternative? I’d like something darker. I was leaning towards a grayish lens. I believe my Sturges in DH has green lenses and that work well. I’d prefer something different though.
Dark Grey polarized.

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love this thread.

used to be a devout dita dude for years, then fell for jmm when i first tried them on. fully converted now. started with a pair of noir walkers and now have a pair of vintage tortoise loewys in process. all optical
Pretty much same here.
 

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I’m sold! Really loving this brand and tried on a couple pairs this weekend at my local dealer I’m really feeling the sandros in tortoise. It’s funny cause my local Indy bookseller was wearing a pair of JMM Walkers and inspired time to go find a local dealer. I am really kicking myself for buying Moscot last week and getting my prescription put in them. Oh well! And I like many of you was a DITA (Thom Browne) wearer before finding out about JMM.
 

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That's a shame. The olive is my favourite lens color. What is the issue for you? Too light?

Brown will definitely work. I also like a G15 lens with that kind of frame color.
It’s a bit too light for me. Actually darker than I expected though. It’s not awful, but I think a darker color would go with more of what I usually wear.
 
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Made an appointment with the JMM dealer in my area tomorrow to possibly swap out the lenses in my Dark Havana Fellinis. As expected I don’t love the olive. What do you guys think I should consider as an alternative? I’d like something darker. I was leaning towards a grayish lens. I believe my Sturges in DH has green lenses and that work well. I’d prefer something different though.
i swapped the olive lenses for dark brown polarized. you can see some pics here when i first got them back.

 

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Shout out to @Thin White Duke for a smooth exchange. Much appreciated and a testament to this community.
 

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Any one seen the mr porter vintage tort zephirin’s in the wild? Still pissed I missed out on those.
 

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i swapped the olive lenses for dark brown polarized. you can see some pics here when i first got them back.

Both the dark brown and dark grey look really good. I’ll have to see what options they offer. Had a meeting pop up this afternoon so moved my appoint to tomorrow. I’ll post pictures of whatever I decide when they come in. Thanks for the pictures!
 

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