The Punchbowl Story
Named after the extinct volcanic crater that overlooks Honolulu, the rectangular, polarized Punchbowl frames from Maui Jim are inspired by it’s long-lasting strength and durability. These unforgettable frames are available in bold colors that range from cool to fiery. Punchbowl is a lovely new style from Maui Jim designed for consumers looking for a fashionable, feminine sunglass in a smaller package with an elegant shape and very attractive frame colors. Punchbowl is stylishly designed for everyday wear – the ideal blend of function and fashion.
The Maui Jim Punchbowl has a modified rectangular shape with feminine characteristics, the frame complements any face shape, while being ideal for people with smaller facial proportions. The Maui Jim Punchbowl is made out of high grade nylon, which proves to be lightweight, extremely durable, and fully adjustable for a custom fit. The frame also features a saddle style fixed bridge with an embedded rubber nose pad, as well as a traditional spring hinge for added comfort. The hinge is made out of nickel and silver, which acts as an anti-corrosive material, resulting in better durability. The fit details are 54 eye, 17 bridge, 135 temple, and 6 base curve. The available frame colors are black, tortoise, and chocolate fade. Colors are all high gloss as a result from being tumbled in teakwood and bamboo.
The Maui Jim Punchbowl frame features the famous Maui Jim PolarizedPlus2 lenses that eliminate 99.9% of glare, manage 95% of HEV and block 100% of harmful UV. Lenses are made out of the Maui Jim SuperThin (ST) Glass, which offers the absolute crispest optics available—32% thinner and lighter than standard glass, with the best scratch and solvent resistance. Maui Jim’s optically correct, distortion-free lenses feature patented lens treatments and three color enhancing rare earth elements. Color and clarity are enhanced using natural light. The finishing coat is waterproof and oleophobic, resulting in the lenses shedding water, and repelling grease. The available lens colors are Neutral Grey, HCL Bronze, and Maui Rose.