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

Real Kids Shades by MFS Eyewear…

SALT LAKE CITY, UT, August 09, 2009 /24-7PressRelease/ — Real Kids Shades (RKS) is the premium brand of MFS Eyewear, a leading designer and manufacturer, of its own proprietary branded quality children’s sunshades. MFS Eyewear is an internationally recognized brand whose children’s sunshades are currently sold in over 24 countries worldwide. The Real Kids Shades […]

Oakley’s Eco Friendly Eyewear…

Oakleys new Eco Friendly Eyewear is inspired by Brazilian skateboarder Bob Bunquist, to honor his committment to the environment. Bob Burnquist Gascan line- Green Factors Made with excess materials left over from the manufacture of other eyewar. Wrapped in 100% certified organic bamboo bag. Bamboo icons on temples. Eco Friendly Ink used in packaging.

Eyeglass Frames Market Report-China…

Source: Fashion Global Resources Demand from Asia, South America, the Middle East and Africa are compensating from declining sales in Western countries. Even though China export statistics for optical frames and reading glasses are showing strong performance, many suppliers are feeling the pinch of the slump in overseas demand. In 2009, the country shipped out 837 […]

Ophthalmologist Volunteers for Ghana…

Ophthalmologists at OCLI Prepare Medical Student for Volunteer Trip to Ghana Nadimire Jules, a second year medical student at Drexel University College of Medicine, recently returned from a very special journey to Ghana, where she spent one month helping local ophthalmologists provide eye care to those living in rural villages. Nadimire received hands-on training for […]

Vitamin C and Stomach Cancer…

Vitamin C and Helicobacter pylori A study led by researchers at the San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC) has found that the lower the level of vitamin C in the blood the more likely a person will become infected by Helicobacter pylori, the bacteria that can cause peptic ulcers and stomach cancer. This is the […]

Prevent Blindness Elects Two New Members…

Marge Axelrad and James Murphy Join National Organization to Help Save Sight CHICAGO (Aug. 6, 2009) – Prevent Blindness America, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health and safety organization, has announced that Marge Axelrad, senior vice president and editorial director of Jobson Medical Information, LLC, and James Murphy, vice president and general manager, consumer products […]

Eco Friendly-FSC Certified Wood Eyewear…

Made in USA , iWood Designs makes eyewear from FSC certified wood.  FSC Certified wood like Bubinga, Macasar Eboney, and Sapele Pommele. Manufactured by American high school students using a combination of sophisticated technology and old world craftsmanship.  As part of an Industrial Technology Program, these students earn college credits, gain experience with cutting-edge manufacturing technologies and […]

Making Eye Exams a Part of Back to School…

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ — Children across the country are gearing up for a new school year. Before heading back to the classroom, the American Optometric Association (AOA) recommends a visit to the optometrist. Healthy vision is an important part to the learning process and success in school. Reading, writing and computer work are […]

EyeCare America and Prevent Blindness Team Up…

Eye Care America and Prevent Blindness Team Up To Help Preserve Vision Against Cataracts. National Non-profits Provide No-Cost Educational Materials and Eye Exams to Seniors during National Cataract Awareness Month this August August 3, 2009 – San Francisco, CA –Did you know that cataracts are the leading cause of vision loss among adults 55 and […]

Reduce Eye Fatigue and Improve Vision…

BURLINGTON, N.J., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ — Most people over the age of 40 begin to experience Presbyopia which is the increased difficulty to focus on nearby objects. Although this age related phenomena is usually assisted by reading glasses, a current study performed at the Kajita Clinic in Tokyo, Japan and published in March, 2009 has […]

Drug Dispensing Contact Lens…

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – A contact lens that gradually dispenses a steady stream of medication to the eye could ease treatment for glaucoma and other eye ailments if it advances through animal and human testing, according to new research. For people who need eye drops for conditions such as glaucoma — damage to the […]

How To Put In Contact Lenses…

Expert: Dr. Edward Weaver, Jr. Contact: www.dredwardweaver.com Bio: Dr. Edward Weaver, Jr. has been a practicing optometrist since graduating from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1986.

Children Can’t See In Classrooms…

HealthNewsDigest.com) – Rancho Cordova, Calif., – VSP® Vision Care and Prevent Blindness America announced today the results of their joint nationwide survey of nearly 1,500 participants. The study revealed more than one in five 12 to 17-year-olds have difficulty seeing the classroom whiteboard/chalkboard, with more than one in four complaining of headaches. These complaints are […]

Cataract Awareness Month- August…

August is Cataract Awareness Month – a time where  eye care professionals are gearing up to spread the word about cataracts and the effect on eye-health Cataracts don’t just affect people, but many cats and dogs develop them as they age too. Cataracts happen with the lens of the eye becomes clouded, obstructing vision. Did […]

Contact Lenses for Animals…

HENNIGSDORF: Lions, giraffes, tigers, rabbits, bears, rhinoceroses and even owls can go blind from cataracts, but an east German firm has an answer: custom-made ‘contact lenses,’ AFP reported. The procedure is delicate, to say the least, and requires special training for veterinarians. But it has propelled tiny S & V Technologies, founded by Bavarian chemist […]