Entrepreneurs launch new functional fashion venture

THE founders of Fan Frames have teamed up with the entrepreneur behind the multi-million pound gadget shop business RED5 to launch a new fashion business.

Paul Gibson and Chris Birkett, whose Hull-based Fan Frames business produces sunglasses and spectacle frames in football club branding and colours, have formed Monocle Madness with Jonathan Elvidge.

Unique to the UK, the new business, which sells portable reading devices - monocles - was launched after Mr Elvidge couldn’t find anywhere to buy one in ... For the full story register now for free or login below...