[Pronounced cane-pe-na] Canepina is a commune in Italy 60km northwest of Rome. Its name comes from the Italian word for hemp, canapa. Canepina was a major site for the processing of Italian hemp into paper and textiles for the clothing industry.Canepina is a retro aviator shape inspired by 1970's culture. You can stand out from the crowd with a truly unique take on a classic style. This model is handcrafted from our original natural hemp material and is fitted with Italian UV400 brown tint lenses.