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

Hooting Fun Eyewear For Owl Appreciation Day

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

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National Junk Food Day is July 21st and why we celebrate this day in the USA when obesity in the United States is unfort

Fun Froot Loop Frames

Even Cereal- Eating Toucans like sunglasses as seen by the Kelloggs Whatever Froots Your Loops campaign. Yes that is rig

Fantasical, Fun, Framed Sunglasses

We constantly seek to find fun colorful, wild, whimsical, unusual, funky, eyewear and sunwear. Now we have Framed Sungla

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

Optical Vision Resources

The Hundreds Launch Eyewear Called Phoenix…

The Hundreds, noted street subculture clothing line and magazine just launched their first eyewear line called Phoenix . The debut model is called the Phoenix and will be available as of Thursday morning. Each pair is made in Italy

Moscot Eyewear Launches Fall Collection 2009…

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwire – September 22, 2009) – Venerable New York City institution, MOSCOT Eyewear and Eyecare since 1915, announces the immediate availability of MOSCOT Titanium for Fall/Winter 2009. The collection will be available exclusively at MOSCOT or online at www.moscot.com. The new collection marries the old school, timeless style of the MOSCOT Originals with […]

NanoFilm Anti-Fog Lens Product Keeps Ski Goggles Clear…

VALLEY VIEW, OH – Lens care products manufacturer Nanofilm has launched Clarity Defog It anti-fog liquid and towelettes designed for ski goggles and sunglasses. According to Nanofilm, Clarity Defog It outperforms five leading anti-fog brands. In the first test, each of six identical optical lenses was treated with a different anti-fog, then held over constant […]

Eye Bobs To Launch Eyewear Designed by Chris Gardner…

Chris Gardner, the best selling author of The Pursuit of Happyness, has started designing a new charity line of eyewear in conjunction with EyeBobs. 75% of the proceeds from the frames will be donated to the Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco. The new eyewear will be known as ‘The Chris Gardner’ and will be […]

How Lenses Are Made by Kodak…

Have you ever wondered how your eye glass lenses were made, then watch this video. Kodak  Ophthalmic Lenses are manufactured by Signet-Armorlite.

Da Vinci- The Inventor of Contact Lenses…

Artist and scientist Leonardo da Vinci was the first person to have the idea for contact lenses, according to a report. The Ethiopian Review pointed out that he made a note in 1508 suggesting covering the eye with a lens in order to correct sight. Da Vinci`s initial idea was to cover the entire surface […]

Acetyl-L-Carnitine: Mitochondria Rejuvenator…

Mitochondria are tubular-shaped organelles found in the cytoplasm of every energy producing cell.  They absorb specific nutrients and break them down to create ATP energy.  This process is called cellular respiration.  Energy producing cells of the retina and brain can include thousands and thousands of mitochondria. Acetyl-l-carnitine supplementation has beneficial effects in elderly animals and humans, including restoration of mitochondrial content and […]

Take Good Care Of Your Eyeglasses…

Generally speaking, when maintaining eyeglasses, wearers often pay much attention to maintain the lens, and ignore the cleaning of frames. In fact, the frame is as important as the lens. Once, there are spots, dusts, smudges… on the surface of lens, we can not have a clear visual sense from the lens. This is true […]

Low Vision Glasses…

To find low vision products and suppliers see: Low Vision Aids BACKGROUND: Low Vision is a visual impairment unable to be corrected by standard vision treatments such as regular eyeglasses, contact lenses, or optical surgery. It interferes with one’s ability to perform simple, everyday tasks. According to the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center, low […]

Is Expensive Eye Cream Worth It?…

Some claims on eye cream boxes are laughable. Maybe some of them work, but they can’t all be as wonderful as they say. Personally, I haven’t had patience for them. I can’t even bring myself to use any samples that come my way more than maybe once. Perhaps the wrinkle fears haven’t hit me yet. […]

Lighter.Safer.Greener Contest For Eco Friendly Families…

New Eyewear Helps Families Trim Environmental Footprint – Contest Offers Chance To Win- Starts October 1 DALLAS, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ — Back to school is an important time for families and eyesight, as many schools require eye exams and teachers notice vision needs through classroom activities. With the start of a new school year, it’s […]

Matt Damon Wearing Initium Morning Glory…

Matt Damon trying on Intitium Sunglass for the Movie- ‘The Informant’.  You may find an Intitium Store locator on their site

Katherine Heigi in Oakley Disobey Sunglasses…

Katherine Heigl- or Dr. Isobel Stevens on Greys Anatomy is seen wearing Oakley Disobey Sunglasses.

Changes in Vision When Pregnant…

ARA) – The pregnancy test is positive. Along with the excitement and anticipation of the baby’s arrival, women need to be aware of body transformations during and after the pregnancy. A growing belly, nausea, food cravings and heightened sensitivity to smells are obvious symptoms of pregnancy. But many women don’t realize their vision can change […]

Nano Technology Provides Advance in Eyeglasses and Solar Energy…

New nanostructure technology provides advances in eyeglass, solar energy performance (Nanowerk News) Chemical engineers at Oregon State University have invented a new technology to deposit “nanostructure films” on various surfaces, which may first find use as coatings for eyeglasses that cost less and work better. Ultimately, the technique may provide a way to make solar […]