VanianaYankova

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

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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,

Optical Vision Resources

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 […]

Electric Visual To Launch Eyewear in Europe…

Electric Visual’s volt logo, brings the EVRX collection to life and is subtly crafted into each optical frame. All styles feature optical grade metals, hinges, and heat adjustable handmade acetate plastics. There will be 18 styles, 72 skus, consisting of 12 hand crafted acetate frames, 3 metal/wire, and 3 hand crafted acetate/metal combinations. The EVRX […]

Vuzix Launches Stylish Wrap 310 Widescreen Video Eyewear…

Rochester, NY – September 15, 2009 – Vuzix Corporation, the leader in video eyewear for the consumer, defense and low vision markets, is thrilled to launch the Wrap 310. The game-changing Wrap 310 challenges the status quo of traditional video viewing devices by looking and feeling like normal sunglasses. The Wrap 310 will feature twin […]

Tag Heuer Launches Squadra Sunglasses For Racing…

(Weston, FL…September 2009) – TAG Heuer “Avant-Garde” Eyewear introduces Squadra, a collection of innovative sunglasses ideal for under-the-helmet wear. Derived from the Italian word for “team,” the Squadra collection is a true example of the sum being greater than the whole of its high-tech parts. Bi-inflection of a flexible titanium inside arm overmolded by a […]

Rihanna Laced Sunglasses- Reuses Old Lace…

Seen at the 2nd Annual House of Hype Director Dinner- Rihanna wearing a pair of sunglasses covered with lace. The jumpsuit is by Jamine di Milo.