AARON PANONE IS A DESIGNER AND ENGINEER specializing in mechanical design and creative solutions. Aaron is big on quality, local, and small. All of his products are proudly manufactured in the USA. This site contains select featured works. 

Aaron is a co-founder and member of Fringe in Somerville, Massachusetts.

frame builder: e1 teaser

The first evidence of a series in handmade acetate eyewear design and manufacturing. All processes completed in-house. Crude, but a good first step. Project is ongoing. One unit produced from vintage Mazzuchelli tortoise shell acetate, fit with custom 6-base CR-39 gray plano lenses. More details to come.