Playful Plexiglass Eyeglasses From Micromega Ottica

In the early 1980’s I used to sell eyewear for Neostyle in the United States. One of our top selling frames was the Plaza series of plexiglass eyeglasses. Those eyeglass retailed for about $150 dollars, which was a lot of money back in the 80’s. The closest competition that I had was a company called […]

Arty and Fern’s Custom Crafted Eyewear

We first ran across Arty and Fern Eyewear several years ago, when their striped lenses were shown on a design site. The Bangkok, Thailand based eyewear creators, Arty and Fern started out in 2013 and have evolved into a pretty cool and crafted artistic bespoke eyewear company. First they do a drawing picture of you […]

Exquisitely Eyevan Eyewear

Way back in 1972 a Japanese company called EyeVan introduced the concept of “glasses to wear” and was global by 1985. Like many companies, a new design team took over EYEVAN, renamed it to EYEVAN7285 and it has become hot again. They use items such as old glasses, telescopes, hand mirrors, other old tools collected by the […]

Positive Perfection: Pierre Eyewear

Over the years, we have written about Pierre Eyewear artistic eyeglasses. Horses, Salamanders, Cars, Vespas, Daisies, moustashes and more. I just have to tell you, eyewear designer Pierre Cariven is more than just funky, fun frame designer and it is about time we tell you. He spent time in the United States and has worked […]

Typewriter Shades For National Typewriter Day

For those who enjoy the Typo-sphere (as in typos) National Typewriter day is June 23! Should we go back to typewriters as there are many advantages: You can go completely off the grid, no need for electricity, no monthly bills, no dropped connections. Anyone remember those days? For those who truly want a unique retro […]

Making Melodic Music From Metal Art Concept

June 21 is Make Music Day a day that started in France in 1982. Today Make Music Day is a global event is held in more than 750 cities in 120 countries. Wanting to look Sharp and not fall off a Clef on this day we searched and found new noteable music eyeglasses from our now go to arty […]

Drop Temples From Venessa & Mehdi

Upside down temple, drop temples, down under temples, whatever you want to call them, back in the 1980’s this was a very popular look. Today, you can still find it eyewear designers such as Vanessa and Mehdi.  Many people love the the look and visibility option (like my mother) as the drop temples does not hinder […]