Out Of This World Galactic Eyewear

By now you have probably realized that we 'shoot for the moon' by introducing out of this world eyewear designs and comp

Adorable Avocado Sunglasses

We absolutely love these adorable Avocado sunglasses. This limited edition only 5 pieces made,  sunnies were made with

Stampeding Shades For National Bison Day

Nothing says America more than the American Buffalo or Bison. They played an important role in the history of the United

Cat-Eye One piece Lens

Cat Lovers can rejoice and take their cat to work with these adorable cat frames! This Paw-ty wear is purr-fect or Natio

9 Lives in Blue Marble

One of our go-to cat-eyed looks is Reve by Bene whose first eyewear collection composed of classic looks with detachable

Nine Monstrous Mouthy Shades For Halloween

Mouths can be creepy if they blood dripping, slimy, broken, fangs, we pulled together a selection of the most munster-li

Atypical Apple Eyeglasses

National Apple Day is October 21 and Eat a Red Apple Day is December 1. But OH! What to Eyewear? Markus Lupfer has a Gol

Ten Screamworthy Slime Shades For Halloween

Dripping Blood, oozing sores, creepy seeping eyes.. def are the look for Halloween Shades. We found Slime or Bloody Shad

1960's Bat Frames at Wilke Optik

This year we decided to do countdown of Spook-tac-ular Shades for Halloween or Day of The Dead. The challenge is on to S

Creepy Claw Sunglasses

Our countdown begins for the most Horrific Halloween Shades. Here is a look from luxury designer Anna Karin Karlsson cal

What To Eyewear For World Dragon Day

World Dragon Day is October 7- this is a Global Holiday with a whole event calendar and Facebook Page. According to The


Normally I love eyewear and sunglasses that send a message. House of Holland's messages are funny and a tongue in cheek


Things that fly in the night, things the whooooo in the night.. Owls and yes we found some spectacular Ostentatious Owl

Ask A Stupid Question Day Eyewear

This would be fun eyeglass to wear on National Ask A Stupid Question Day, which is September 28. The perfect frames are

Style Donovan

Holy Guacamole! September 16 is National Guacamole Day and November 14 is National Spicy Guacamole Day. Who doesn't love

Never Forget 911: New York Eyewear

In honor of New Yorkers and 911, we bring NYC Eyewear from I Still Love You NY, a made in the USA funky sun and eyewear

Yazbukey’s Fire Sunglasses

I imagine this is what your eyes would feel like if you looked at the Solar Eclipse without special glasses. The Fire Su

Black Moon: Statement Shades For Solar Eclipses

Today is the day of the Super Solar Eclipse. Now I am going to say this, I did not get a pair of Eclipse Glasses because

Taking Off In Irresistor Aero Sunwear

If you are ho-humming about whether or not you should give in and get a pair of Aviator sunglasses.... buckle your seat

Timble lo

Whoooo Whooo look at these fun sunglasses to celebrate National Owl Appreciation Day August 4! Giant wings are spread ov

Samantha Sutton

Safilo Group and The New School’s Parsons School of Design celebrated their Safilo x Parsons Design Thesis Competition

Optical Vision Resources

Holiday Eye Health Eating Tips…

AMD Alliance International (AMDAI) recommend that people at risk of macular degeneration use the holiday season as an opportunity to give themselves the gift of vision by eating foods that may benefit their eyesight! Current research demonstrates that foods rich in vitamins A, C and E, selenium, Omega 3 fatty acids, zinc, copper, the carotenoids-lycopene, […]

Marcia Cross Seen Wearing Jee Vice Sunglasses…

Marcia Cross of Desperate Housewives was spotted wearing Jee Vice’s “Spicy” shades while spending a weekend afternoon out with her family in Los Angeles. The sunglasses retail for $165 and are available at www.jeevice.com.

Katie Cassidy Wearing Jee Vice…

Katie Cassidy of Melrose Place was spotted shopping at Intuition in Los Angeles where she purchased Jee Vice’s “Evil” and “Egoist” frames. The Evil retails for $195, while the Egoist retails for $250. The sunglasses are available at www.jeevice.com.

Freeverse Eyeglasses iPhone App…

For those of use who can’t see the new Low Vision Eye Glasses app for iPhones is ideal for farsighted people, who need reading glasses or bifocals, senior citizens and anyone who needs a close up shot. The advantage- most people always carry their phones, so it’s convenient. Source: FreeVerse

Ezra Furman- Take Off Your Sunglasses…

Music Video for “Take Off Your Sunglasses” Director: Antoine Wagner Director of Photography: Francisco Soriano Produced by 35east antoinewagner.com 35eastproductions.com from the album Inside the Human Body on Minty Fresh Records

Fish Oils- Pros And Cons by Biosyntrx…

Fish Oils- Pros And Cons by Biosyntrx The evidence for the cardio protective effects of omega-3 fatty acids is convincing, and currently available data indicate that patients with known coronary heart disease should consume at least 1 g daily of long-chain omega-3 fatty acids from either oily fish or fish-oil supplements, and that individuals without […]

Liberty Sport Receives Patent for Illusion Technology…

Liberty Sport, Inc., The leader in rx’able protective and performance sport eyewear, has received a US patent for its innovative Illusion lens adaptor, which allows the eyecare professional to easily “Rx” rimless and semi-rim frames.  Until now the eyecare professional has had difficulty “rx-ing” notched lenses for sport frames and most of these jobs have […]

Car Maintenance Tips and Eye Health…

Preparing Cars for Winter Can Help Drivers Avoid Being Left Out in the Cold. Prevent Blindness America Provides Car Maintenance Tips on How to Make It Safely to Your Destination CHICAGO (Nov. 12, 2009) – Although winter officially begins in December, in some parts of the country, it is well underway.  And, driving in cold, […]

Number of Eye Diseases Expected to Soar Due to Diabetes…

NUMBER OF EYE DISEASE CASES EXPECTED TO SOAR DUE TO DIABETES EPIDEMIC CHICAGO (Oct. 28, 2009) – As the number of Americans with diabetes continues to increase, so does the expected increase in the number of cases of major eye disease including diabetic retinopathy, cataracts and glaucoma.  Today, there are more than 23 million Americans, […]

Ocutec PEG Hydrogel Contact Lenses Receive CE Mark Approval…

“New” Material Demonstrates Superior Oxygen Permeability and Water Binding Properties ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ocutec Ltd, the medical devices specialist today announced at the American Academy of Optometry Meeting in Orlando CE Mark approval for its first poly(ethylene )glycol (PEG) hydrogel-based contact lens product. In initial patient acceptance trials, this next generation of lenses has demonstrated superior […]

Sabre Sunglass Collection 2010…

The Sabre Sunglass Collection of 2010. Supposely you can find all this out on their website, but I couldn’t find it. In fact, I don’t really get their website at all. Could not find product, the locator did not seem to be working. Check it out yourself.

UnExpecTED Ted Baker Eyewear by Tura…

Ted Baker model Nitro B162 is a modern rectangular shape constructed of a stainless steel front with contrasting zyl temples. The temple concept is the latest trend in the eyewear industry; the wire core is incorporated into the temple and featured as a design element. Model B162 is available in eyesize 53/16-145 and in the […]

Al Gleek Joins SwitchVision…

Al Gleek Joins SWITCH VISION ™ To Advance SWITCH VISION™ Rx LAB FAIRFIELD, NJ, November 2009 – Al Gleek, President of AG Vision Consulting LLC, has joined Switch Vision™ in an advisory capacity to assist in the advancement of the Switch Vision™  Prescription Sun program. “Al Gleek brings significant experience, knowledge and expertise in sunglass lens […]

Gucci EyeWeb For The Socially Interactive…

Appealing to the young and trendy, Gucci has developed their own ‘eye web’ Gucci EyeWeb. Apparently those in the Gucci crowd can upload their own Gucci Eyeglass pictures from Facebook and connect with other Gucci Fans through the EyeWeb. You can Digg, Stumble, Twitter, FaceBook and Delicious all your Gucci Pics and interactions. I don’t really […]

Recycling Optical Lenses…

Have a bunch of old optical lenses and don’t really know what to do with them besides donate? Check out Jen Mazer, jewelry designer who has upcycled old lenses into necklaces and brooches.