DJ Michel Gaubert Reviews 15 Pairs of Sunglasses in 15 Minutes

By
Photography Ryan Aguilar
Stylist Julian Ganio

Published March 4, 2019

Turtleneck (worn throughout) by Raf Simons. Sunglasses by Gentle Monster.

Backstage at the Fendi presentation at Paris Men’s Fashion week, the DJ and sound director Michel Gaubert took 15 minutes to review 15 pairs of sunglasses. “I would wear these at The Lab in Berlin,” Gaubert said of the Gentle Monster sunglasses we put on him. “You can print that. I’m fine with it.”

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OAKLEY, $213

“Oakley is the grandfather of all the sunglasses. Respect.”

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VALENTINO, $410

“These make me feel like I’m watching an Italo disco movie in Rome.” 

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GUCCI, $435

“I feel like I could be the director of a louche movie shot in a private villa in California.”

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DIOR MEN, $550

“These remind me of looking at that Hajime Sorayama robot at Kim [Jones]’s show in Tokyo.”

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TOM FORD, $495

“They’re fucking fabulous. Can you write that in the magazine?”

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GENTLE MONSTER, SIMILAR STYLES AVAILABLE

“I would wear these at The Lab in Berlin. You can print that. I’m fine with it.”

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CHANEL, $740

“These are very nice.”

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FENDI, $485

“A brown lens is very La Vie en Beige.”

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PRADA, $370

“I always look up when you mention the name Miuccia.”

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JACQUES MARIE MAGE, $795

“I would wear these in my Lambo. Or my Rari.”

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CARTIER, $1,145

“You can’t go wrong with a gold frame.”

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ADAM SELMAN X LE SPECS, $119

“Call me Lolito.”

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MIU MIU, PRICE UPON REQUEST

“Diamonds are a boy’s best friend.”

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VERSACE, $270

“Anything to feel like you’re close to Donatella.”

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BUNNEY BY OLIVER PEOPLES, SIMILAR STYLES AVAILABLE

“I have to go. Have a nice evening. Bye, bye!”

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