Yazbukey’s Fire Sunglasses

I imagine this is what your eyes would feel like if you looked at the Solar Eclipse without special glasses. The Fire Su

Black Moon: Statement Shades For Solar Eclipses

Today is the day of the Super Solar Eclipse. Now I am going to say this, I did not get a pair of Eclipse Glasses because

Taking Off In Irresistor Aero Sunwear

If you are ho-humming about whether or not you should give in and get a pair of Aviator sunglasses.... buckle your seat

Hooting Fun Eyewear For Owl Appreciation Day

Whoooo Whooo look at these fun sunglasses to celebrate National Owl Appreciation Day August 4! Giant wings are spread ov

Samantha Sutton

Safilo Group and The New School’s Parsons School of Design celebrated their Safilo x Parsons Design Thesis Competition


National Junk Food Day is July 21st and why we celebrate this day in the USA when obesity in the United States is unfort

Fun Froot Loop Frames

Even Cereal- Eating Toucans like sunglasses as seen by the Kelloggs Whatever Froots Your Loops campaign. Yes that is rig

Fantasical, Fun, Framed Sunglasses

We constantly seek to find fun colorful, wild, whimsical, unusual, funky, eyewear and sunwear. Now we have Framed Sungla

Swooping Eagle Eyewear For American Eagle Day

Soar Like an Eagle, Eagle Eyes, Eagle Vision tell us how important eagles are to life. For us in the United States eagle

Bespectacled Belly Dancing Eyewear

Alexander Arutyunov  is one designer that I watch for every season probably because there isn't many Russians in the e

Holy Tacomole! What to Eyewear For Cinco De Mayo?

Cinco de Mayo is a funny story, as it really is NOT Mexico's Day of Independence which is September 16. As someone who s

Yazbukey x Linda Farrow telephone-Sunglass

National Telephone Day is April 25, we have pulled together that old fashioned telephone look to help you remember the d

Fanciful Floral Frames From AV Robertson

Linda Farrow's eyewear designs can go from crazy to classic from wild to whimsical. In the new spectacular sunglasses fo

Sneaking Duck

March 30th was National Pencil Day. Hymen Lipman received the first patent for attaching an eraser to the end of a penci

Immagine 2325

Eye did not know this but Mattel launched in the 1980's (1987)  a series of interchangeable sunglasses called Hot Looks

Eyelash Eyeglasses By Caroline Abram

We missed this for National Eyelash Day and we love it. From Caroline Abram a Parisian Eyewear Designer, comes her versi

Buoyant Burkinabae Shades

New York and Los Angeles seem to be THE places for artistic eyewear. Los Angeles based Burkinabae is one of those funky,

Anglo American Swan circa 1980

 SWAN Day/Support Women Artists Now Day is an international holiday designed to showcase the power and diversity of wo

Eyewear Heritage Design Winners Announced

Launched in April 2016, the first-ever tutoring project for the eyewear world – by Safilo in association with L’Uomo

Anna Karin Karlsson’s Tribute To Butterflies

Did you know that Butterflies are a representation of life? Some cultures associate butterflies with our souls, some as

Watch Out! Time Shades For Daylight Saving Time

It is that time again, when we spring forward in the United States. March 12 is the big day to lose that extra hour of s

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Yazbukey’s Fire Sunglasses…

I imagine this is what your eyes would feel like if you looked at the Solar Eclipse without special glasses. The Fire Sunglasses are by Linda Farrow for Yazbukey. You can see the layers of lamination on Italian acetate to create this fiery look.

Black Moon: Statement Shades For Solar Eclipses…

Today is the day of the Super Solar Eclipse. Now I am going to say this, I did not get a pair of Eclipse Glasses because quite frankly I forgot to get a pair before I left for Mexico. For this maybe once in a lifetime occasion I really had to search to find the […]

An Architectural Look From Haze Sunglasses…

I can’t decide, are these sunglasses on the grid or off the grid? These new Haze sunglasses are an architectural structured look made with rebar. Actually no rebar, but as we know rebar is used to add strength and this has the look. Two looks one cat-eye shape for women and one rectangular look for […]

WileyX Supports Vision Awareness Campaigns For Children…

Premium Eyewear Manufacturer Backs Efforts of Vision & Learning Month, Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month Throughout August Each August, the end of summer appears on the horizon and parents of young children and teenagers start to think of “back to school” preparations.  This makes it the ideal time for two important, nationwide awareness campaigns […]

4 Tips For Selecting the Right Sunglasses For Your Face…

One of the best ways to help keep your eyes protected from the sun is by wearing sunglasses. Costhelper Health tells us the cost of prescription sunglasses come in a wide range, from $20-$700 based on the type of frames and lenses you choose.The key to feeling comfortable in these and looking your best will […]

Safilo x Harpers Bazaar Limited Edition 150 Year Anniversary Sunwear…

Safilo Group, Italian eyewear creator, manufacturer and worldwide distributor honors Harper’s BAZAAR’s 150th anniversary with “First in Fashion–First in Eyewear,” an exclusive eyewear collaboration that sees two pioneers in their respective fields affirm trendsetting thought leadership powered by unique heritage. Safilo’s origins as a world-leading Italian eyewear manufacturer date back to its first factory established in […]

Taking Off In Irresistor Aero Sunwear…

If you are ho-humming about whether or not you should give in and get a pair of Aviator sunglasses…. buckle your seat belt, because there is another alternative! Look what we found! Aero by Irresistor is another aerodynamic look, this time the lenses are the airplane wings or it could be a propeller. We have […]

Is The Future Solar Sunglasses?…

Over the years there are has been several attempts at creating Solar Sunglasses. But the look has been bulky and not really usable. Today, researchers from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) have created ‘sunglasses with colored, semitransparent solar cells applied onto their lenses that supply a microprocessor and two displays with electric power. This […]

Illesteva x Michael Jackson Estate Limited Edition Sunglasses…

The Michael Jackson estate teamed with Illesteva to recreate his infamous 1984 Grammy Award winning sunglass look. There are only 200 numbered pieces made of these limited edition sunglasses and retail for $240.00 USD. The Onesie Lens are gold mirrored and have an engraved Michael Jackson signature in the corner. The Illesteva x Michael Jackson […]

Wiley X Introduces Polarized WX Boss With Kryptek Highlander…

Award-Winning Climate Control™ Sunglass Delivers Clear Vision, Premium Protection and Advanced Camouflage For Avid Hunters, Shooters and Anglers Wiley X®, Inc. has added a new version of its popular WX Boss Climate Control™ sunglass that is sure to hit the mark with those who love to hunt, shoot and fish.  The model is already gaining […]

Urban Appeal: Junction City Eyewear…

ClearVision Optical expanded its private label collection, Junction City, with new optical styles – two for men “The new Junction City eyewear models are urban-inspired career wear for young adults,” says Pam Elfreich, Brand Manager at ClearVision. “Young adults want to look sophisticated but also have elements of fun, like trendy shapes or vibrant color […]

Staycation Shades Vacation…

Not all of us can afford the time or $$$ to visit merry old England. Now you can take trip via the  LDNR sunwear collection. This fun sunglass collection is named after cities and areas in the UK. Put your shades on and start surfing! Style Brompton ‘spreads over 3 districts in London. Traditionally “the artist […]

Artistic Inspired Eyewear by Accrue…

New Korean eyewear design company Accrue is ‘wear inspired’ by artists and writers. The eyewear is named after writers such as Hesse, Sarte, Joyce, Eliot, Ernest and the sunglasses are named after famous artists. I really like the way the present each style, with a motif, the sunglass and then their vision of each cultural […]

Deep Optics Demo of New AR/VR Lenses…

PETACH TIKVA, Israel, 2017; Deep Optics, the inventor and pioneer of proprietary and patent-pending liquid crystal (LC) electronic lens technology unveiled its tunable lens technology for the AR and VR markets at AWE 2017.  The technology will be in action for the first time, with the company offering interactive demos of its customized lenses with […]

Original Vintage: Vintage Eyewear Meets Today…

We haven’t written too much about some of the eyewear collections coming from Greece. Ergo, Original Vintage, a reborn look from true vintage eyewear. Using rivets, keyhole bridges and round shapes, they are a look of today.   Original Vintage