Boulder, CO – April, 2017* – Whether you’re ripping down the mountain on your bike or exploring new hiking trails with friends, summer activities call for enhanced optical performance. ZEAL Optics has you covered with Incline and Magnolia, two new ellume polarized styles marking the debut of Z-Lite, a new level of lightness in eco-friendly […]
Dallas, April 2017: A&A Optical announces an exclusive licensing agreement for the design, development, and distribution of Cremieux Eyewear. The agreement includes distribution of men’s ophthalmic eyewear in the United States and multiple countries around the world. Cremieux Eyewear will launch in Fall 2017. Robert Liener, A&A Optical President/CEO, commented: “I am pleased to announce […]
Who knew that the reality show, Project Runway would have 15 seasons on TV and spawn numerous off-shoots! It is interesting to watch Groups aspiring designers creating couture. Fortunately we have Project Runway Eyewear! The couture eyewear look for Summer 2017 is classic styling with color and or touches of color, wearer have a choice! […]
National Telephone Day is April 25, we have pulled together that old fashioned telephone look to help you remember the days of yore when we were not addicted to a phone and had to carry it with us everywhere we go and let everybody know all of our business. Happy National Telephone Day . […]
Padua – New York/Los Angeles, April 24 2017 – Safilo, the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor of quality and trust, and Authentic Brands Group, owner of a global portfolio of iconic fashion, sports and lifestyle, celebrity, media, and entertainment brands, announce a five year extension of their license agreement for the design, […]
When one looks at a brand-sunglass line called PiFashion or Politically Incorrect Fashion, we just have to write about it. This particular brand was thought up by creative director Arkadius whose motto is: Where art meets fashion. In this case, the goal is to have fun in the fashion world and the sunglasses are definitely fun and […]
ClearVision Optical announces the launch of its BluTech Eyewear outdoor collection. This sunwear collection combines the best in quality sunwear with the highest level of blue light protection. All styles for men and women feature BluTech outdoor polarized lenses. These polycarbonate lenses, available in grey and brown tints, provide strong visual performance and the ability […]
Linda Farrow’s eyewear designs can go from crazy to classic from wild to whimsical. In the new spectacular sunglasses for Amie Victoria Robertson, the round shapes is accentuated by acetate flowers offset by matching lens tints. Each flower has stainless steel meshed petals. Via Linda Farrow
A new eyewear discovery from New Zealand, Age Eyewear has a unique twist on their frame styles. Each style is noun named and then there is a description of that name: For instance style, Damage: noun: physical harm that impairs the value, usefulness, or normal function of something. In this case, style Damage is a large face- […]
There is no doubt that Stones are big for Spring. Tura launched their Spring Summer Sunwear collection featuring chunky sizzle on the temples of their signature shades. One has a choice of a fancy aviator shape in metal or a round zyl acetate.. too many choices, we want both.
There are lots of ‘new’ designers, but one designer that has been around since 1949 is Ellen Tracy. A man named Herbert Gallen started what was then called Betty Barr (after his wife). In 1940 he got a backer, opened up a showroom and called the line Ellen Tracy. Linda Allard, was a design assistant that […]
A month ago Coco Song was running a design competition sponsored by Area98 with the Harim Accademia Euromediterranea. The competition was an opportunity for design talents to showcase their CocoSong Eyewear interpretation. The following are the five finalists of the first CocoSong Award . “Zhe Zhi” by Selene Cassarino, “Dissect” by Roberta L’Episcopo “Roots” by […]
Collection designed to inspire sunglass wearers to no longer “Fear the Fin” Costa announced the release of its OCEARCH Limited Edition sunglasses for 2017. The collection is rooted in Costa’s strong commitment to cause, exemplified by its ten-year partnership with OCEARCH, a group of explorers and scientists who are dedicated to generating previously unattainable data […]
Flat- Tops are hot this days, as least in eyewear. Italian Eyewear company Calavera’s Flat Top look is offset by a shaped bottom, making a distinctive lens shape. Made with Italian acetate and the lenses all have UV protection. What I love the most, the marbled colors. Gorgeous.
National Dolphin Day is April 14th this year. Normally we bring up dolphin eyewear, but this year we found this fabulous wood dolphin eyeglass box. Made in America out of Cherry hardwood, it makes a perfect gift and can be used for a variety of things besides eyewear. Source: Heartwood