Spring Sparks By Ellen Tracy Eyewear

There are lots of ‘new’ designers, but one designer that has been around since 1949 is Ellen Tracy. A man named Herbert Gallen started what was then called Betty Barr (after his wife). In 1940 he got a backer, opened up a showroom and called the line Ellen Tracy. Linda Allard, was a design assistant that […]

What To Eyewear For Easter: Pastels

Spring is officially here and Pastel are the look for 2017. We pulled together a few styles that are just the thing to eyewear for Spring Summer 2017. Norman Childs Eyewear is made in the USA. Lime green and sky blue pastels in retro shaped style Jordy, come with a keyhole bridge. A new collection […]

What To Eyewear For National Pencil Day

March 30th was National Pencil Day. Hymen Lipman received the first patent for attaching an eraser to the end of a pencil on this day in 1858. Did you know that Pencil the name is derived from Latin penicillus, which is a form of peniculus, meaning “brush,” If that looks familiar is it, because that word […]

Zoobug: Rubber Comfort Eyeglasses For Kids

ZOOBUG London announces six new rubber styles in its core Rubber Flex Active ophthalmic collection. A new launch into the ZOOBUG collections in 2016, the distinctive hi-tech rubber material combines a comfortable fitting and excellent wearability for kids who are always on the go. Special features unique to the Zoobug rubber frames include innovative flex […]

Made In USA Eyewear And Accessories 2017

April is the time we list our bi-annual Made in USA Eyewear listing. We are happy to announce that we have added a few new listings. The problem as we see it, is that many of the eyewear products that say Made In USA are not really made in USA. Aside from that there are […]

SEE&DO Good Eyewear By Neubau Eyewear

As we enter into Earth Month, we will be featuring various eyewear companies and manufacturers that are going ‘sustainable. One such company is Silhouette with their neubau eyewear collection, who launched in April the SEE&DO GOOD campaign- eyewear. This is what they say: What do we mean by SEE&DO GOOD? We want to treat our […]

Dick Moby’s Sustainable Sunglasses

April is Earth Month as opposed to Earth Day (April 22). This month we are going to feature Sustainable Shades and Eyewear. Over the years we have seen many Eco Friendly Eyewear companies come and go, because quite frankly it is a hard business and it take dedication to stay focussed on Sustainability. One company […]