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 […]

Leather And Wood Mask

This is impressive, the wood-like mask is really made with leather and some wood thrown in.  This remarkable leather with some wood mask. Definitely a piece of artistic yet wearable work. Flogglewerks 

Distinctive John Hansen Eyewear

John Hansen Eyewear is a unique collection of round lens shapes with anodized aluminum eyewear fronts. There is a bead where the temple meets the frame front. The beads are handmade in Murano, with 24 karat gold. The bridge over the nose and the stem wires are 14 karat gold-filled wire. A bold look, an exclusive […]

Eyewear Design By Jacqueline Lung

Jewelers, Metalsmiths, wood-workers, artists and architects have all had their hand in the design and production of eyewear. Jacqueline Lung, a jeweler created a special run of five limited edition sunglasses called Archytas. The Archytas are ‘named after Archytas of Tarentum, an ancient Greek mathematician commonly cited as the inventor of screws, in reference to the […]

Silhouette Wins Red Dot Award 2016

With the release of Titan Minimal Art Pulse in March 2016, Silhouette aimed to celebrate the success of its iconic glasses with a vibrant update. More than 10 million Titan Minimal Art frames have been sold worldwide since its launch in 1999, proving that this innovative style is at the forefront of rimless eyewear. The […]