Linda Farrow’s eyewear designs can go from crazy to classic from wild to whimsical. In the new spectacular sunglasses for Amie Victoria Robertson, the round shapes is accentuated by acetate flowers offset by matching lens tints. Each flower has stainless steel meshed petals. Via Linda Farrow
March 30th was National Pencil Day. Hymen Lipman received the first patent for attaching an eraser to the end of a pencil on this day in 1858. Did you know that Pencil the name is derived from Latin penicillus, which is a form of peniculus, meaning “brush,” If that looks familiar is it, because that word […]
Eye did not know this but Mattel launched in the 1980’s (1987) a series of interchangeable sunglasses called Hot Looks for adults and Cool Shades for kids. All the parts, front and temples were interchangeable. Right eye could be a bird and left eye could be a hamburger, temple could be a saxaphone. They were […]
We missed this for National Eyelash Day and we love it. From Caroline Abram a Parisian Eyewear Designer, comes her version of Eyelash Eyewear. There are two different ‘styles’ of eyelashes, one with the spiky look and the other in a seductive and long lashed look.
New York and Los Angeles seem to be THE places for artistic eyewear. Los Angeles based Burkinabae is one of those funky, arty and fun sunglasses that wearing makes you feel Like A Queen For A Day. The Burkinabae name is taken from the people of Burkina Faso and the inspiration behind her eyewear. The […]
SWAN Day/Support Women Artists Now Day is an international holiday designed to showcase the power and diversity of women’s creativity. To give recognition to the talented women artists of the world we’ve compiled a collection of Swan fashion and eyewear that is feminine, strong, and beautiful. Be a part of SWAN Day by creating or participating in a local […]
Launched in April 2016, the first-ever tutoring project for the eyewear world – by Safilo in association with L’Uomo Vogue – has reached its conclusion. The finalists of the three competition categories are young creative talents who reinvented the eyewear frame with originality while respecting the competition’s guidelines, i.e. to blend heritage with innovation. They […]