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Funky Feather Frames By J.F.Rey

Zazou is an original creation inspired by the world of haute couture. This extraordinary work results from a collaborati

Mykita Pirate Sunglasses 2013

Ahoy there mateys! September 19 is National Talk Like a Pirate Day.. the day you can say things like shiver me timbers,

WTFrame: Elina Gleizer Walnut Goggles

Designer Elina Gleizer has created a completely handmade jewelry and accessories line inspired by the human form.  Kno

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

Bacon Sunglasses for National Bacon Day

National Bacon Day is August 30 and as much as we know Bacon is not eye healthy, it is pretty hard to resist showing Bac

WTFrame: Visored Sunglass by Linda Farrow and KTZ

Visors were hot for SS 14 and this extreme creation is absolutely sizzling.  Linda Farrow eyewear design company has be

WTFrame: Pixelated Sunglasses

The phrase "History repeats itself" is pretty self explanatory, right? That must be why in the 21st century, where we wa

WTFrame- Heng Lee’s Majestic Metal Eyewear

Heng Lee refers to himself as a jeweler and a metalsmith, but I find his talents to far exceed any professional title.

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Many props to Flickr, a popular photo sharing website, for hosting these Iron glasses that are sure to have you calling

Bespectacled Bowling Sunnies For National Bowling Day

National Bowling Day is August 11 and hopefully this will continue, as on this day it is said that people will be able t

WTFrame: Customized Pixeled Sunwear

Ministeck the company launched a collection of fun, legoish, pixeled eyewear from a fairly new eyewear collection called

Anglo American Dragon Eyewear

National Dinosaur Day has many days, May 15, June 1 and August 2nd, whether you are a scientist, a kid or an adult or a

Eyes

Au Jour De Jour, French for Day to Day, is name of this playful collection of eyewear by G-Sevenstars. Though the compan

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

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Leon Max Eyewear For Fall Winter 2014…

The Leon Max 4009 introduces the second Leon Max wave in four defining colors. The on-trend cat-eye shaped, full rim zyl frame is a bold take on vintage styling. The zyl endpiece features a unique … [Read More...]

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Eyewear Trends: Customized Convertor Blades From Adidas…

With its new convertor models, adidas eyewear allows wearers to express their creative side with a single frame that hosts a variety of options. The convertor blades™ on the temples feature a discreet … [Read More...]

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Eyewear Trends: Glitter…

Women love anything that shines, and not just when it comes to diamonds and gemstones. Sequin dresses or sparkling glitter accessories drive fashionista literally crazy, and next season’s trends will … [Read More...]

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Now And Then: Round Sunwear 1940…

The first eyeglasses were round, which makes round the longest running eyewear style ever.  We have paired some round and mostly white sunglasses from the 1940's with the look of round eyewear … [Read More...]

Eyewear

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Leon Max Eyewear For Fall Winter 2014…

The Leon Max 4009 introduces the second Leon Max wave in four defining colors. The on-trend cat-eye shaped, full rim zyl frame is a bold take on … [Read More...]

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Eyewear Trends: Customized Convertor Blades From Adidas…

With its new convertor models, adidas eyewear allows wearers to express their creative side with a single frame that hosts a variety of options. The … [Read More...]

Vintage Eyewear

Jeann Patchett 1949 in Round Black Sunglasses

Now And Then: Round Sunwear 1940…

The first eyeglasses were round, which makes round the longest running eyewear style ever.  We have paired some round and mostly white sunglasses from … [Read More...]

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Foster Grant Sunwear Celebrates 85 Years of Business…

FGX International,  eyewear designer and marketer, is celebrating the 85th anniversary of Foster Grant, the brand credited with selling the first pair … [Read More...]

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Safilo Launches Eyewear Product School…

Padua, September 2014 - Safilo Group, the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor of quality and trust, is proud to … [Read More...]

Sunwear

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Costa’s Camo Sunwear Blends Perfectly Year Round…

Daytona Beach, Fla. – Sept, 2014 – As fall hunting and fishing season kicks off, Costa announces the addition of its new frame color, Realtree® Xtra® camo, to select sunglass styles, hats and other … [Read More...]

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Arnette x Public Enemy 25th Anniversary Sunglass…

Celebrating Public Enemy‘s 25th anniversary in music and Arnette's Uncommon Projects eyewear collection, a new special edition sunglass collection is being released. Public Enemy branded eyewear … [Read More...]

Eco Friendly

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Gucci Diamantissima Eyewear Capsule Collection…

Gucci Eyewear presents new sunglasses and optical frames for Fall Winter 2014/2015: a sophisticated capsule collection embellished with the precious … [Read More...]

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Toms Eyewear: On Trend With a Retro And Layered Look…

Toms Shoes was the first company to start the one to one charitable give back program with shoes. Toms Glasses offers a one to one program for … [Read More...]

Technology Eyewear

Vuzix Starts Shipping M100 Smart Glasses To China…

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ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept, 2014 Vuzix® Corporation (OTCQB: VUZI), a leading supplier of Video Eyewear and Smart Glasses products in the consumer, … [Read More...]

Kickstarting Monday: Spexy Me 3D Printed Eyewear On Indiegogo…

By now, we know that 3D printed anything is the wave of the future. 3D printed eyewear started about 4- 5 years ago and has had somewhat of a soft … [Read More...]

Eye Health

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Fish Consumption & Brain Health…

An article in the Well blog section of last Sunday’s New York Times reported on a study published in the peer-reviewed American Journal of Preventive … [Read More...]

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Fried Green Tomatoes Eggs Benedict…

They say you can take the girl out of the South, but it's much harder to totally take the South out of the girl. Eggs Benedict will always be on of my … [Read More...]

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Contact Lenses

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Contact Lenses Are Like Underwear Infographic…

Funny but true info graphic on the importance of caring not only for your underwear. Not caring for your contact lenses can lead to nasty things like … [Read More...]

Social Good

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OneSight x Darius Rucker x Transition Optical Launch Healthy Vision Awareness Programs…

PINELLAS PARK, Fla., August, 2014 –OneSight has launched a Public Service Announcement (PSA) featuring GRAMMY® and CMA Award-winning country music artist and Transitions® lens wearer and brand ambassador, Darius Rucker. Called “Bringing Dreams Into Focus,” the PSA raises awareness among consumers about the role healthy vision plays in making one’s dreams come true, and encourages […]

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HelpMeSee Helps Create Cataract Backlog Free Zone in India…

Historical Achievement in Chitrakoot Proves Unprecedented Program Outcomes  New York – July, 2014 – HelpMeSee – a global campaign to eliminate blindness due to cataract – and Sadguru Netra Chikitsalaya (SNC), Shri Sadguru Seva Sangh Trust (SSSST; founded by Param Pujya Shri Ranchhoddasji Maharaj) – one of the largest rural eye care organizations in India […]

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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 […]