Is The Future Solar Sunglasses?

Over the years there are has been several attempts at creating Solar Sunglasses. But the look has been bulky and not really usable. Today, researchers from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) have created ‘sunglasses with colored, semitransparent solar cells applied onto their lenses that supply a microprocessor and two displays with electric power. This […]

Forward Ho With Westward Leaning Sunglasses

Many years ago we wrote about a new eyewear company called Westward// Leaning out of San Francisco. I love the fact they are a give-back company and this year (2017)25% of the Spring 2017 is going to the United Nations. The Give Back is one thing, but I really like the symbolism  of the // […]

Budri Eyewear Releases Limited Edition Sunglasses From Marble

Budri, Italian excellence recognized in the world for the marvelous marble finishes, proposes for the summer two eye-catching models made with unusual color variations. The expressive, sculpted Canova model achieves an original character through the use of Serrancolin Versailles, a luxury marble quarried near the towns of Serrancolin, Ilhet and Beyrede-Jumet, high in the Pyrenees. […]

Maui Jim and Vinylize Create Limited Edition ‘Hula Blues’ Sunglass

We love this: Maui Jim and Vinylize have collaborated on a new eco friendly sunwear collection utilizing Maui Jim’s PolarizedPlus2® technology. that blocks harmful UVA and UVB rays, plus, eliminates glare, while boosting natural light and color to unmatched levels . Called Hula Blues the limited edition vinyl record sunglasses were inspired by the original vintage printing […]

Costa Launches “Don’t Fear the Fin. Fear a World Without Them

New campaign features shark-attack survivors, encourages awareness of sharks’ importance in our ecosystem The campaign highlights the stories of three shark-attack survivors turned conservation advocates for the oceans’ apex predators and balance keepers. The “Don’t Fear the Fin. Fear a World Without Them.” ambassadors include Mike Coots, Lisa Mondy and Paul de Gelder. “We are […]

Neubau Eyewear x Honeybee Conservancy

New York, June, 2017 — neubau eyewear, the contemporary premium eyewear brand inspired by the creativity, innovation and spirit of a new generation, joins forces with The Honeybee Conservancy to encourage city dwellers to “bee” urban gardeners through their newly launched See & Do Good initiative.  This sweet partnership will help bring honeybee hives to […]

Cultivated Cacti Shades From Shwood

Shwood does it again with with sunglasses made with cactus layers. In their best seller shape, the Canby, they utilize the process they have perfected with resin layers and this time dried cactus layered  with wood. Gives a natural landscape and textured look.