Gotti Eyewear Wins IF Award For Sunglasses

Gotti, the internationally successful Swiss eyewear brand receives the renowned iF gold Award in the “Leisure” category for its TAMAL sunglasses. The model is among the “SPIN & STOW 360°“ collection and exemplifies cutting edge design and innovative functionality. TAMAL combines a retro look and modern technology: The patented “SPIN & STOW 360°” temples, which […]

Percy Lau – A Sharp Perspective on Eyewear

Percy Lau’s eyewear endeavors are certainly a spectacle in their own right, though her designs had humble beginnings in the marketplace being sold on and maybe a few specialty shops here and there. That all changed her first collection was featured on MSN News in 2012, and the global fashion community took notice. Soon […]

AdlensFocuss Eyewear Beats Apple to Win Design Week Award

Adlens®, the UK-based global leader in adjustable focus eyewear, is pleased to announce that AdlensFocuss™ has been named the winner of the 2015 Design Week Award for ‘Consumer Product Design’, ahead of shortlisted competitors including Apple and Seymourpowell. AdlensFocuss, the company’s first adjustable prescription eyewear, was recognised by an expert judging panel of influential design […]

Upcycled Eyewear For America’s Recycle Day: Cyrus Kabiru

Many of you have hear about Cyrus Kabiru, the Kenyan artiste who makes eyewear from trash. Calling his art C-Stunners, his found art sculptures have made quite a spectacle. In fact he was named in 2013 a TED Fellow in honor of “his groundbreaking work and commitment to the environment.” Today in honor of America’s Recycle […]

Silmo de’Or Winners 2015

Silmo deOr, is the prestigious design award given at the Silmo optical Trade show. Congratulations to the winners of this contest. Not shown BlackFin.  

Blackfin Wins Silmo d’Or For Shark Lock Eyewear

The Silmo d’Or prize goes to Blackfin, the 100% Italian brand of titanium eyewear. This much-coveted golden statuette was awarded in the Frame Technological Innovation category for the Shark-lock patent, a revolutionary glazing system designed by Corrado Rosson (Senior VP of Product & Design for Blackfin) to hold the lenses firmly in the frame without the […]

Potatoes Wearing Sunglasses For National Potato Day

National Potato Day is August 19 and we are celebrating with Artist Peter Pink, who created a series of potatoes wearing sunglasses. His self professed ‘nonsense’ art creates a fun and amusing art. Sunbathing potatoes, rioting potatoes, mourning potatoes. Potatoes are one of the healthiest foods you can eat except when fried or in potato chips. […]