Swooping Eagle Eyewear For American Eagle Day

Soar Like an Eagle, Eagle Eyes, Eagle Vision tell us how important eagles are to life. For us in the United States eagle

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

Optical Vision Resources

What To Eyewear For The 4th of July? Red, White And Blue…

How best to celebrate the 4th of July? How about a vintage look from the country that gave us the Statue of Liberty and one of oldest still in existence eyewear companies in the world? That Is Gouverneur Audigier, a french company with heritage eyewear in perfect color sets of red and blue. So celebrate the […]

Barberini Seeing Well Academy…

Sunday 21st and Monday 22nd May, in the Barberini Headquarters in Silvi, the first Well-seeing Academy of 2017 opened its doors to many opticians. Prof. Anto Rossetti, teacher of Optometry at Padua University, held the lessons. The courses, that will take place again in June, July and September, are aimed at raising optician’s awareness on […]

Cultivated Cacti Shades From Shwood…

Shwood does it again with with sunglasses made with cactus layers. In their best seller shape, the Canby, they utilize the process they have perfected with resin layers and this time dried cactus layered  with wood. Gives a natural landscape and textured look.

Eyewear Design At Academy of Art University…

Last September 13 students from Academy of Art University were able to show their creations during the Spring/Summer 2017 Collections at New York Fashion Week. We loved these baroque sunglasses. Fashion School Daily 

Glossy Gloria Vanderbilt Glasses…

Style icon Gloria Vanderbilt latest eyewear release for summer is vibrant and shines with rich colors. The frame front is deceptively simple, with soft contours and a sculpted metal temple. Via Zyloware

RetrosuperFuture Summer 2017 Drew Mama Sunglasses…

RetroSuperFuture Hot Sunglasses for Summer are a series called Drew Mama. Color features are Hot Blue, Hot Orange and Hot Green. Each look has matching tints which a blast from the 60’s past look. These are all limited edition pieces and can be found in the RetroSuperFuture stores or online.

Kickstarting Monday: Slate Soul Shades Made With Rocks…

One of the most eco-friendly materials on the planet are rocks, stones, pebbles. They are abundant in the world and one of the most ancient and strongest building materials. Eyewear companies are taking notice. We know of 7 eyewear companies using stone and now via Kickstarter, we welcome another. The Slate Soul Collection by Wills […]

The Eyewear With A Dragon Tattoo…

I love it when eyewear designers and do something so unique like this work of eyewear artwork.  Lucas de Stael in a collaboration with Paris based tattoo artist Easy Sacha created this first ever tattooed frame, which was inked on genuine Norwegian cow leather. It is so cool the way you can follow the dragon design […]

EOE After Ski Shades Inspired By Swedish Mountains…

Swedish Brand EoE After Ski Collection is not just for after skiing although the inspirations is the Swedish mountains and fjords.  The sunglasses are made as masks in lightweight lining material and with thin metal scales in Swedish recycled steel. One can see the details of Swedish fjords cut out of the arches as well as […]

What To Eyewear For National Donut Day?…

National Donut- Doughnut Day is June 2 and while every year we scour the Internet for Doughnut Shades, nothing tops Agatha Ruiz De La Prada’s Doughnut Dress, really how you beat this? Just like her.. crazy fun! Nothing should detract from this delicious dress, so we picked out some of Agatha’s Ruiz De La Prada […]

Acne Studios Channels Kurt Cobain Sunglasses…

Kurt Cobain will forever live on especially when every season his iconic white sunglasses are emulated. The latest is Acne Studios white and yellow sunglasses in a perfect mirror of grungeman Kurt Cobain. Chris Leba Fall Winter 2017 featured Kurt Cobain iconic look. YSL in 2016 remake of the Kurt Cobain Frame.

WileyX Adds New Style Nash…

Wiley X®, Inc. has added the new-for-2017 WX Nash to its growing Active Lifestyle Series of sunglasses.  With stylish good looks suitable for any occasion, superior visual performance and the state-of-the-art protection that has been Wiley X’s calling card for 30 years, these new shades are the perfect companion for men and women with a […]

Contemporary Yet Professional Eyewear From Modern Optical…

When I was working outside of the blog-o-sphere, I had (and still have) many pairs of eyeglasses. The one constant was the annual ‘Serious’ black pair. These were my important statement eyeglasses for meetings, or when I needed to be taken seriously and professionally. I love my vibrant and colorful eyeglasses but could not do […]

BCBGMAXAZRIA’s New Eyeglasses are Perfect For Summer…

Hauppauge, NY –June 2017 –  ClearVision Optical introduces the newest release from BCBGMAXAZRIA, Three new models – Evie, Thea, and Willow – to the well-received SLP (super light plastic) sub-collection. Designed with TR-90 fronts and temples, these styles provide the desired look of acetate yet are ultra thin and lightweight. The new SLP frames are […]

Lowercase Eyewear Is Made in USA…

Located in the Brooklyn Army Terminal on the west side of the borough, Lowercase NYC has its sights set on bringing eyewear manufacturing back to the United States one eyeglass at a time. LOWERCASE has unveiled their core collection of eyewear, bringing back eyewear production to New York City. Their first full collection offers a unisex […]