"The ornate Dorado collection was inspired by the legendary city of El Dorado, the fabled South American land of great riches, gold and gems," according to Midwest Lens. "Legend tells of a Muisca king who would cover himself in gold dust and then dive from a raft into Lake Guatavita. European explorers sought this city of riches throughout the 16th and 17th century but alas, the legendary city was never found. Each Judith Leiber Dorado frame is handmade from Italian acetate, has a custom Italian faceted stone centerpiece and 80 hand-set genuine Austrian crystals." Read more.