Bespectacled Belly Dancing Eyewear

Alexander Arutyunov  is one designer that I watch for every season probably because there isn't many Russians in the e

Holy Tacomole! What to Eyewear For Cinco De Mayo?

Cinco de Mayo is a funny story, as it really is NOT Mexico's Day of Independence which is September 16. As someone who s

Yazbukey x Linda Farrow telephone-Sunglass

National Telephone Day is April 25, we have pulled together that old fashioned telephone look to help you remember the d

Fanciful Floral Frames From AV Robertson

Linda Farrow's eyewear designs can go from crazy to classic from wild to whimsical. In the new spectacular sunglasses fo

Sneaking Duck

March 30th was National Pencil Day. Hymen Lipman received the first patent for attaching an eraser to the end of a penci

Immagine 2325

Eye did not know this but Mattel launched in the 1980's (1987)  a series of interchangeable sunglasses called Hot Looks

Eyelash Eyeglasses By Caroline Abram

We missed this for National Eyelash Day and we love it. From Caroline Abram a Parisian Eyewear Designer, comes her versi

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,

Anglo American Swan circa 1980

 SWAN Day/Support Women Artists Now Day is an international holiday designed to showcase the power and diversity of wo

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

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

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 s

Bryan Lara Barbie

March 9 is National Barbie Day and we are paying tribute to the the importance of sunwear in the last 10 years of Barbie

Classic Car Inspired Sunglasses We Love

There are many 'Car Branded Eyeglasses': Hummer, Maybach, Mercedes, Porsche, Cadillac, Ferrari, Aston Martin, Bugatti, 

Unusual Urbani Eyeglasses

Ottica Urbani is an optical shop in Venice, Italy. Established in 1952 they offer full collections of hand-crafted eyewe

Throbbing Heart Sunwear From Black Eyewear

Black Eyewear evolved when Roope Opticians decided to create their own 50's inspired eyewear and sunglasses. Being a ja

Year of The Rooster Eyewear

Of course there has to be eyewear to celebrate the Year of The Rooster. This new exclusive sunglass by MCM, has a remova

Say Woof: Matching Eyewear for Humans And Dogs

January 14 is National Dress Your Pet Day and the SAY Woof Eyewear collection from Say OH Eyewear thought it might be a

Gentle Monster x Hood By Air Sunwear Spring Summer 2017

Gentle Monster and Hood by Air Spring Summer 2017 sunglasses are a perfect blend of funk and street. The 'Round' Rockerf

Eyewear Art Design By Pierre Kaus

We love it when opticians take the frame by temples for a creative outlet. French optician, Pierre Kaus creative renderi

Horse and Carriage delicately etched at each temple. They were crafted exclusively for Coach by a premier Italian eyewear maker using state-of-the-art technology.

In 2004, Congress designated December 13th The National Day of the Horse. The day was designated to pay tribute to the i

Optical Vision Resources

African Inspired Eyewear From RE Italy…

Two friends, two optical professionals decide to start an eyewear collection from Italy with African themes. Re- Italy Eyewear  eyewear collection is about Art, about celebrating ethnicity, about fabric and uniqueness. Using Italian Artisans and Carl Zeiss lenses, each frame is derived from african textiles, ergo no frame is exactly alike. Most of the styles are […]

ClearVision Optical is #42 among the Best Companies to Work for in New York…

Hauppauge, NY (April, 2017) – ClearVision is pleased to announce that it is #42 among the top 46 small/medium employers in the state, according to the New York State Society for Human Resource Management’s (NYS-SHRM) annual Best Companies to Work for in New York State awards program. Created in 2007, this annual program evaluates and […]

Zeal Optic Debuts Untralight New Z-Lite Frames…

Boulder, CO – April, 2017* – Whether you’re ripping down the mountain on your bike or exploring new hiking trails with friends, summer activities call for enhanced optical performance. ZEAL Optics has you covered with Incline and Magnolia, two new ellume polarized styles marking the debut of Z-Lite, a new level of lightness in eco-friendly […]

A&A Optical Signs Licensing Agreement with Cremieux…

Dallas, April 2017: A&A Optical announces an exclusive licensing agreement for the design, development, and distribution of Cremieux Eyewear. The agreement includes distribution of men’s ophthalmic eyewear in the United States and multiple countries around the world. Cremieux Eyewear will launch in Fall 2017. Robert Liener, A&A Optical President/CEO, commented: “I am pleased to announce […]

Project Runway Summer 2017 Eyewear…

Who knew that the reality show, Project Runway would have 15 seasons on TV and spawn numerous off-shoots! It is interesting to watch Groups aspiring designers creating couture. Fortunately we have Project Runway Eyewear! The couture eyewear look for Summer 2017 is classic styling with color and or touches of color, wearer have a choice! […]

Eyewear To Celebrate National Telephone Day…

National Telephone Day is April 25, we have pulled together that old fashioned telephone look to help you remember the days of yore when we were not addicted to a phone and had to carry it with us everywhere we go and let everybody know all of our business. Happy National Telephone Day .   […]

Safilo Renews Juicy Couture Eyewear License…

Padua – New York/Los Angeles, April 24 2017 – Safilo, the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor of quality and trust, and Authentic Brands Group, owner of a global portfolio of iconic fashion, sports and lifestyle, celebrity, media, and entertainment brands, announce a five year extension of their license agreement for the design, […]

Arkadius Goggles: Politically Incorrect Fashion Frames…

When one looks at a brand-sunglass line called PiFashion or Politically Incorrect Fashion, we just have to write about it. This particular brand was thought up by creative director Arkadius whose motto is: Where art meets fashion.  In this case, the goal is to have fun in the fashion world and the sunglasses are definitely fun and […]

Fashionable Blue Tech Sunwear…

ClearVision Optical announces the launch of its BluTech Eyewear outdoor collection. This sunwear collection combines the best in quality sunwear with the highest level of blue light protection. All styles for men and women feature BluTech outdoor polarized lenses. These polycarbonate lenses, available in grey and brown tints, provide strong visual performance and the ability […]

Fanciful Floral Frames From AV Robertson…

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

Appealing Age Eyewear From New Zealand…

A new eyewear discovery from New Zealand, Age Eyewear has a unique twist on their frame styles. Each style is noun named and then there is a description of that name: For instance style, Damage: noun: physical harm that impairs the value, usefulness, or normal function of something. In this case, style Damage is a large face- […]

Spring Summer Sparkle Shades By Tura…

There is no doubt that Stones are big for Spring. Tura launched their Spring Summer Sunwear collection featuring chunky sizzle on the temples of their signature shades. One has a choice of a fancy aviator shape in metal or a round zyl acetate.. too many choices, we want both.

Spring Sparks By Ellen Tracy Eyewear…

There are lots of ‘new’ designers, but one designer that has been around since 1949 is Ellen Tracy. A man named Herbert Gallen started what was then called Betty Barr (after his wife). In 1940 he got a backer, opened up a showroom and called the line Ellen Tracy. Linda Allard, was a design assistant that […]

Coco Song Award Finalists…

A month ago Coco Song was running a design competition sponsored by Area98 with the Harim Accademia Euromediterranea. The competition was an opportunity for design talents to showcase their CocoSong Eyewear interpretation. The following are the five finalists of the first CocoSong Award . “Zhe Zhi” by Selene Cassarino, “Dissect” by Roberta L’Episcopo  “Roots” by […]

Costa x OCEARCH Limited Edition Sunglasses Benefiting Shark Conservation…

Collection designed to inspire sunglass wearers to no longer “Fear the Fin”  Costa announced the release of its OCEARCH Limited Edition sunglasses for 2017. The collection is rooted in Costa’s strong commitment to cause, exemplified by its ten-year partnership with OCEARCH, a group of explorers and scientists who are dedicated to generating previously unattainable data […]