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Safilo Launches Limited Edition Peggy Guggenheim Butterfly Sunglasses

Safilo celebrates its 80th anniversary by launching a new limited edition inspired by the legendary glasses once worn by

WTFrame: Healthy Hot Dog Sunglasses

National Hot Dog Day is July 23, another Who Knew? According to the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council, American purch

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Junk Food Couture is very big and since National French Fry Day is July 13, why not wear accenting eyewear with your fav

WTFrame: Don’t Lego My Sunglasses

As summer approaches we can’t help but be nostalgic for those highly anticipated three months off in between school ye

Kill la Kill Mikisugi And Inumata Eyeglasses

Almost in time for Comic Con in July of 2014, character goods maker Cospa is launching  Kill La Kill Eyewear. The Aik

Found on showtime.arts.ac.uk buy Rebecca Tsang

Whether it be a masterpiece tapestry from 14th century France or a company emblem on a hat or polo shirt, embroidery is

B Michael America Fall Winter 2014 Musical Note Mask

National Music Day is June 21, a day in which we should all be playing music and rejoicing. We are celebrating and hono

WTFrame: Gladiator Glasses From J.F. Rey

Seen at Vision Expo East 2014, Gladiator Glasses! J.F. Rey always has the ability to wow us with the truly unique and fa

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

WTFrame: Green Glass Eyeglasses

It was said that Nero watched sporting events in the Coliseum with Emerald Lenses. Issey Miyake Fall Winter  2010- 2011

WTFrame: Smelling Rose Eyeglasses

Pierre Eyewear, the eyewear designer that brought us unique eyewear as the Vespa, Horse, Toro and out-did them selves f

B Michael America Fall Winter 2014: Melodramatic Masks

B Michael America, took eyewear on the runway to a new level... Masks! Masks have been used for centuries from festivals

WTFrame: Dotty Eyewear From Manish Arora

I love Manish Arora clothing and I love Manish Arora Eyewear. For Spring Summer 2014, he has took clear frames and dotte

Donut Sunglasse by Neff

June 1 is National Donut Day and June 8th is National Jelly Filled Donut Day. Doughnuts are one of the worst foods we co

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Who would have thought? We have eyewear from whale, buffalo, deer horn and Mammoth Tusks, we have seen eyewear from huma

Not For The Lightweight: Concrete Sunglasses

While not the first to come up with Concrete Eyewear, this are certainly the latest by XYZ Integrated Architecture. I c

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Sunglass Preservation graciously allowed us to reprint this fun and funky eyeglasses. The Persona Non Grata collection,

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

WTFrame: Seeing Through Daisies (Eyewear)

Pierre Eyewear is known for their innovative eyewear designs. From Horses to Vespa Eyewear, it seems that every year the

Tom Rebl Leather Limited Edition Eyewear On The Runway

Presented at the AW fashion show in Calabiana, Milan, this artisanal-made eyeglass is a contemporary reinterpretation o

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National Frog Day is April 26, 2014. We are celebrating because without frogs we would be over- run with flies, gnats an

Recent Posts

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Kickstarting Monday; Occles No Bridge Sunglasses On Indiegogo…

An innovative new eyewear brand has launched a crowd funding bid to allow it embark upon mass production. Occles, the brainchild of Edinburgh, Scotland couple Hugh Robertson and Lynne McLeod, hopes to … [Read More...]

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Italian Marble Eyewear by Budri…

After years of study and technology, Italian based Budri Marble Eyewear collection has come to fruition with their first eyewear collection. For those who love the look and architectural elements of … [Read More...]

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Rainy Day Black Bean Soup – Cornbread Sticks and Homemade Jam…

Even though Colorado natives and most newcomers like to claim that our summers are all bluebird days, it was foggy and 56 degrees early this morning. It’s still misty and in the high 60s. Flexible … [Read More...]

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Transitions Optical Arms Hispanic Nurses With Eye Health Education…

Transitions Optical Arms Hispanic Nurses With Eye Health Education During 2014 NAHN Annual Conference MIAMI, July, 2014 – Continuing its support of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses … [Read More...]

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Italian Marble Eyewear by Budri…

After years of study and technology, Italian based Budri Marble Eyewear collection has come to fruition with their first eyewear collection. For those … [Read More...]

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Eco Friendly Limited Edition Ryuichi Sakamoto x Oliver Peoples Eyewear…

The collaboration of musicians and eyewear companies is not new and many times it is to launch a social cause. Ryuichi Sakamoto and Oliver Peoples … [Read More...]

Vintage Eyewear

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. Three-dimensional coior-TV … [Read More...]

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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 although we had featured Tura and … [Read More...]

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Transitions Optical Arms Hispanic Nurses With Eye Health Education…

Transitions Optical Arms Hispanic Nurses With Eye Health Education During 2014 NAHN Annual Conference MIAMI, July, 2014 – Continuing its support of … [Read More...]

Sunwear

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Kickstarting Monday; Occles No Bridge Sunglasses On Indiegogo…

An innovative new eyewear brand has launched a crowd funding bid to allow it embark upon mass production. Occles, the brainchild of Edinburgh, Scotland couple Hugh Robertson and Lynne McLeod, hopes to … [Read More...]

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Ksubi Eyewear Campaign: Black is Back…

Australian Eyewear company, Ksubi proves once again that black is not boring, and it certainly isn't BASIC! The black serves as the basis for their summer eyewear campaign, and while most other … [Read More...]

Eco Friendly

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Eco Friendly Limited Edition Ryuichi Sakamoto x Oliver Peoples Eyewear…

The collaboration of musicians and eyewear companies is not new and many times it is to launch a social cause. Ryuichi Sakamoto and Oliver Peoples … [Read More...]

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WTFrame: High On Hemp Sunwear…

It's about time someone came up with Hemp Eyewear. Hemp is one of the most eco-friendly and sustainable materials in the world. From cars to ropes, … [Read More...]

Technology Eyewear

Novartis Via Alcon To License Google “Smart Lens” Technology…

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Innovative technology offers potential to transform eye care and further enhance Alcon's leadership in contact lenses and intraocular … [Read More...]

3D Printed Lenses Available From LuxeXcel…

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We have been writing about 3D printed eyewear for the last 3-4 years and several companies are in business producing 3D printed eyewear. At Vision … [Read More...]

Eye Health

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Eyenavision, Releases Chemistrie Blue to Ease Digital Eye Strain…

Chemistrie magnetic lens layering system now offers an on-demand computer eyewear solutions. Eyenavision, Inc., maker of the patented Chemistrie … [Read More...]

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What Are Punctal Plugs?…

What are Punctal Plugs? Punctal plugs are designed to plug up the tear ducts to stop the drainage of tears into your sinus.  Punctal plugs are often … [Read More...]

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Novartis Via Alcon To License Google “Smart Lens” Technology…

Innovative technology offers potential to transform eye care and further enhance Alcon's leadership in contact lenses and intraocular … [Read More...]

Social Good

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Cost of Cataracts To The US Economy $10.7 Billion…

Leading Cause of Blindness Affects Millions, Costs Billions – Direct Medical Costs from Cataract Cost the U.S. Economy  $10.7 Billion Annually. CHICAGO (May 2014) – Cataracts are the leading  cause of blindness worldwide, and there are more than 24 million Americans age 40 and older who have cataract in the United States alone, according to […]

Optometry Giving Sight recognizes FYI Doctors as Platinum National Sponsor…

Optometry Giving Sight is pleased to welcome FYidoctors as a Platinum National Sponsor in Canada in recognition of FYidoctors on-going support of sustainable eye and vision care projects being funded by Optometry Giving Sight. In October 2013, FYidoctors achieved 100% participation from its 100+ locations in the World Sight Day Challenge, raising funds from patients […]

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Prevent Blindness Has Declared February as AMD/Low Vision Awareness Month…

Prevent Blindness has declared the month of February as AMD/Low Vision Awareness month and offers a variety of programs designed to help the public understand everything from risk factors for age-related macular degeneration, to local services that can provide support to those with low vision. CHICAGO (Jan. 21, 2014) – Today, more than 2 million […]