Buoyant Burkinabae Shades

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 […]

Spectacular Swan Eyewear For International Swan Day March 26

 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 […]

Eyewear Heritage Design Winners Announced

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 […]

Anna Karin Karlsson’s Tribute To Butterflies

Did you know that Butterflies are a representation of life? Some cultures associate butterflies with our souls, some as symbol of resurrection and other cultures view butterflies as a symbol of hope. All of the above come to mind whenever I see butterfly embellishments in eyewear. It is touch of beauty, a garnish of whimsy […]

Watch Out! Time Shades For Daylight Saving Time

It is that time again, when we spring forward in the United States. March 12 is the big day to lose that extra hour of sleep. Twice a year we scour the internet for appropriate and timeless eyewear to wear for this event. Watch out!  We found it from what looks like a fairly new […]

Tribute To Barbie Sunwear On National Barbie Day

March 9 is National Barbie Day and we are paying tribute to the the importance of sunwear in the last 10 years of Barbie Dolls. http://www.thebarbiecollection.com/gallery/designers

Classic Car Inspired Sunglasses We Love

There are many ‘Car Branded Eyeglasses‘: Hummer, Maybach, Mercedes, Porsche, Cadillac, Ferrari, Aston Martin, Bugatti, BMW, Mustang and Corvette. Add in Dale Earnhardt Jr and NASCAR, plus motorcycles such as Ducati and Vespa, it just goes to tell you we have a love affair with cars. Most of the branded are upscale lines athat match the […]