Eyewear Design At Academy of Art University

Last September 13 students from Academy of Art University were able to show their creations during the Spring/Summer 2017 Collections at New York Fashion Week. We loved these baroque sunglasses. Fashion School Daily 

Coco Song Award Finalists

A month ago Coco Song was running a design competition sponsored by Area98 with the Harim Accademia Euromediterranea. The competition was an opportunity for design talents to showcase their CocoSong Eyewear interpretation. The following are the five finalists of the first CocoSong Award . “Zhe Zhi” by Selene Cassarino, “Dissect” by Roberta L’Episcopo  “Roots” by […]

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 Vogue – has reached its conclusion. The finalists of the three competition categories are young creative talents who reinvented the eyewear frame with originality while respecting the competition’s guidelines, i.e. to blend heritage with innovation. They […]

Eyewear Art Design By Pierre Kaus

We love it when opticians take the frame by temples for a creative outlet. French optician, Pierre Kaus creative rendering of futuristic eyewear look are innovative and fun. Gridlines are the focus with almost an optical illusionary effect.    

J.F.Rey Receives V Award at Hong Kong Optical Fair

Style JF2756 by Jean Francois rey was awarded at Hong Kong Optical Fair the Silver V. Award in the category of Optical Frames. The frame is titanium with a rolling wave across the top bar. His campaign is Life Is Color. The description of the frame: The aesthetics and the elegance of this singular form […]

Eyewear Design Using Recycled Materials

America’s Recycle Day is November 15.  We appreciate artist’s like Hanna Tunemar who reclaims materials for her artwork. These eyeglasses made from cork and recycled metal and are not only a one of a kind but a work of art. Via Hanna Tunemar

Retrospective: Theo Eyewear

I saw my first Theo in San Francisco in 1991 and immediately fell in love with their colors and shapes. Today and for a Wayback Wednesday, we pay homage to Theo an eyewear designer who was founded in 1989. From the first, Belgian brand Theo was all about Theo Loves You and you can see […]