Bows And Lace Sunwear by Arty and Fern

As the holidays approach,  we want to showcase the perfect holiday wrapped up in a bow sunglasses. Actually these are n

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

Homies

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

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

Timble lo

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

Optical Vision Resources

Contact Lens At Risk for Amoebic Infections…

As more and more people wear contact lenses worldwide, increasingly more cases of a destructive eye disease have been appearing over the past several years. The disease is called amoebic keratitis (AK). In the U.S., there are 1-2 cases per one million contact lens users. AK is a very painful eye infection and if not […]

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 […]