A Century of Vintage Goggles in Ski Fashion

Goggles are certainly necessary to protect the eyes when swimming, skiing, and flying for they keep elements like wate

Scottie Dog Eyewear by Anglo American on ebay

National Dog Day is August 26th 2015. While we appreciate the dog days of summer, we love even more Kitsch Eyewear that

Kickstarting Monday: Original Trading Co Restoring Vintage Sunwear

Original Trading Company surpassed their Indiegogo goal and received $26,000+ in funding. The Sterling 23 Sunglasses are

Audrey Hepburn 1967

Masks, Goggles and Shields have been around for many years. Much of the look started with Driving Glasses back in the 19

WTFrame: Clothespin Eyewear

Taxi Eyewear is noted for colorful, whimsical and often strange eyewear. We found this design by them that incorporates

Celebrating Presidents Day Eyewear

In celebration of Presidents Day in the United States we have gone back to showcase a few of our presidents and their ey

Throwback Thursday: Overboard on Vintage Alain Mikli

Overboard (1987)  starring Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell is one of my favorite movies of all times. Like a Pretty Woman

16 Extreme Vintage Cat-Eyes For National Cat Day

Alas, eyewear enthusiast can rejoice over the day in which we praise the most purrrfect form glasses could ever take: TH

Homage To Oscar de la Renta And His Eyewear

The fashion world lost an iconic designer on October 20, 2015. He was trained by Balenciaga, worked with Lanvin and Balm

1967 shop display of Spec-Trim Sunglasses featuring Annette Funicello.

The 1960s was a time of post-war optimism, flower children, and a few fashion oddities.  There is no denying that round

RetroSpecs Launches New Luxury Eyewear Collection: Cuthbert And Chen

RetroSpecs & Co. announces the launch of its new luxury eyewear collection Cuthbert & Chen, created and designed

Jeann Patchett 1949 in Round Black Sunglasses

The first eyeglasses were round, which makes round the longest running eyewear style ever.  We have paired some round a

Foster Grantly Ad 1948

FGX International,  eyewear designer and marketer, is celebrating the 85th anniversary of Foster Grant, the brand credi

August 10, 2008: In Memory of Issac Hayes

Issac Hayes- Songwriter, Singer, Musician, Actor, (The Rockford Files to name one) Voice Actor (Chef in South Park), Aca

July 1958- 3D Color-TV is Here!

Modern Mechanix July 1958:  Remote operator of nuclear reactor can now view in depth and color By LOUIS E. GARNER, JR.

WTFrame:  Peter Max Eyewear x Tura Eyewear

Tura Eyewear has had an illustrious 75 year old history. Awhile ago we did a history of Tura from the 1940's, and altho

Oliver Goldsmith’s Eyewear RetroSpectacular At National Glass Center

Oliver Goldsmith, eyewear purveyor to royalty and and celebrities the world over was honored in a spectacular way at the

Marian Slater Tiara Sunwear

Born 1952 in Los Angeles, Mariam Slater was due for a successful career in both art and eyewear.  This California girl

$750.00 on Etsy

Jean Paul Gaultier Vintage Eyewear. I love his old eyewear.. so ahead of his time, yet radical at the time. .holding it'

Elsa Schiaparelli  Cork Sunwear

Elsa Schiaparelli, or "Schiap" as her friends would call her, was a woman wise beyond her years.  Born 1890 in Rome, El

George Washington Eyeglasses

In celebration of Presidents Day  2014 we thought we would show some of  our presidents and their eyewear. Presidents

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Safilo Inks Eyewear Deal With Swatch…

Padua – Biel, February 9th 2016 – Italian eyewear creator Safilo and Swatch Ltd have signed a collaboration agreement for Swatch branded Eyewear. Creative, playful and lifestyle oriented, Swatch The Eyes will be launched in spring 2016. The launch of the collection will be supported by the “I ALWAYS WANT MORE LOOKS” Swatch advertising campaign […]

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Coco Song Eyewear With Silk, Feathers and Gemstones…

Silk, feathers, dried flowers, gemstones: the material plays a leading part in Coco Songs eyewear, combining uncommon elements and adding unusual combinations where western creativity and eastern culture come together to create magical eyewear with a unique appeal. This is the essence of the Coco Song collection, the line of frames designed by Area98 for […]


WileyX Launches New RX Ready -Eye Protective Eyewear…

Leading eyewear innovator Wiley X, Inc. is adding new models to its product line-up for 2016, delivering bold styling, sharp, distraction-free vision and state-of-the-art eye protection. These exciting new Rx-ready eyewear options cover three of Wiley X’s most popular collections — the Climate Control Series, Active Lifestyle Series and Changeable Series. The new WX Boss […]

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Safilo’s 3 Year Commitment to Special Olympics…

Padua, Italy – Safilo Group, the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator distributor of quality and trust, continues its commitment to support Special Olympics, the global non-profit organization dedicated to year- round sports training and competition for people with intellectual disabilities. Founded in 1968 by Eunice Kennedy Shriver, Special Olympics now serves more than 4.5 million […]

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5 Perky Pizza Sunglasses National Pizza Pie Day…

Pizza is one of America’s favorite food and we ingest the average of 46 slices of pizza a year. As much as we love Pizza, it is fattening, who can just eat one piece!  We offer to you a lo-cal alternative with Pizza Sunglasses, that you can wear anytime you feel the Pizza Crave coming […]

Mondottica Renews Eyewear Licenses…

Mondottica has announced to have renewed eyewear licenses with Ted Baker, Pepe Jeans and Christian Lacroix. The Ted Baker license runs through 2020, while Pepe Jeans and Christian Lacroix will run through 2018. They join Hackett, Anna Sui and Marimekko, with whom long term agreements continue to be in place. Mondottica founder and CEO Michael […]


Sartorial Splendor With Jimmy Crystal Eyewear…

The new Jimmy Crystal designer eyewear collection is comprised of striking limited edition pieces reminiscent of a collector’s item. Each style is unique and special, featuring hand set Swarovski elements. Jimmy Crystal New YorkTM was established in 1991 and is renowned for fashion- forward designs and superior quality accessories. Majestic Gold. Semi-rimless Empress is adorned […]

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Matthew Williamson’s Butterfly Effect Eyewear…

Like a caterpillar becoming a butterfly, how beautiful has it been watching British fashion designer Matthew Williamson catapult into international success. Another accolade to his achievements is a pairing with Linda Farrow so to create these luxurious and playful butterfly shaped sunglasses. The beauty of these sunnies is not limited to their ornate frame shape […]

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Prevent Blindness x Bausch+Lomb For MacularDegeneration Month…

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – From Valentine’s Day to American Heart Health Month, February is traditionally the most heart-driven month of the year. This February, Bausch + Lomb is partnering with Prevent Blindness preventblindness.org, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health and safety organization, dedicated to fighting blindness and saving sight, to encourage the public to give vision […]

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Randy Jackson Eyewear Spring Summer 2016…

One of the things I like best about the Randy Jackson Eyewear collection is the diversity of the styling. They have styles for the everyman. Like the Randy Jackson style 1068 is the original mens rectangular rimless frame. It can be worn by all ages and all types of men. It will never go out […]


WTFrame: These Are Major Cat-Eye Glasses…

Yazbukey the famed designer is know for his wild and wide-eyed sunglasses. The latest look is truly eye-boggling, startling yet fun. Who could resist these cat-eyes, complete with yellow eyeballs and tufted ears. Best of all, you have a choice in colors, the black cat or the white angora.. which one are you.. soft and cuddly […]


WTFrame- Unicorn Sunwear For International Unicorn Day…

Who doesn’t like Unicorns! They are the stuff of fantasy, They are whimsical and mythological. Even the ancient Babylonians worshipped unicorns. In the olden days and today Unicorns symbolize innocence, joy, life and healing powers. February 4 is International Unicorn Day. Ergo, we present some very cute Unicorn Sunglasses that you can wear all year. The […]

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Pastel Eyewear Trends Spring Summer 2016…

Need something to get you though the winter chill, or yet worse, a blizzard?  Spring forward to the garden variety of eyewear colors sure to heat up Spring and Summer 2016.  Eyewear brand Charles Stone keeps the future in focus with pretty pastel eyeglasses at affordable prices.  Now that’s something to smile about! These deep […]

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Carottes Râpées (shredded carrots)…

Febuary 3, 2016 is National Carrot Day . Today we are eyeing Carottes Rapees to help us celebrate one of the most important veggies you can eat for your eye health. French women make being chic seem effortless. We see it in their ability to look stunningly good in jeans, a simple cotton shirt and […]


BCBG Boho Fashion Eyewear For Spring Summer 2016…

Boho Fashion is still alive and we are happy that hippie style will alway be in. We adore the Spring Summer Runway 2016 look from BCBG. The casual mixing of patterns and colors inspire us to take a fashion step beyond. Along that line the new BCBG eyewear collection picks up the BoHo look with new styles that enhance. Eyewear […]