KIO YAMATO is a sophisticated luxury eyewear line committed to superior quality. Kio translates as pure and clean with pure and clean being the essence of the collection. Yamato is the name of an ancient Japanese province better known as "The Court of Yamato" which literally signifies "The Great Peace". YAMATO is situated 20-30 kilometers from Kyoto and Osaka, holds great archeological wealth and thus symbolizes the first Japanese state where power sprang from wisdom and grace.
For years, Kio Yamato has been an innovator in the utility of acetates and metals. Many of the frames' hinge designs are the first of their kind and have reached astounding levels of comfort, durability and style.