Safilo Group x Parsons School of Design Thesis Winners

Safilo Group and The New School’s Parsons School of Design celebrated their Safilo x Parsons Design Thesis Competition partnership earlier this year during the school’s 69th Annual Benefit and Gala on May 22nd. Student finalist Olivia Le Blanc was presented with the Safilo Award and a $5,000 prize and four of the six Safilo prototypes […]

Bruerys’s Bespectacled Beer Bottles

Over the years there have been some ‘optical or eyeglass’ inspired beer and wine. The latest foray into the trend is The Bruery’s Offshoot Beer Co. The look is made to be engaging and shareable on Social Media. Two ‘style’ are available and have names ‘Fashionably Late’ and ‘Better Late Than Never’ . Clever marketing makes the […]

Typewriter Shades For National Typewriter Day

For those who enjoy the Typo-sphere (as in typos) National Typewriter day is June 23! Should we go back to typewriters as there are many advantages: You can go completely off the grid, no need for electricity, no monthly bills, no dropped connections. Anyone remember those days? For those who truly want a unique retro […]

Swooping Eagle Eyewear For American Eagle Day

Soar Like an Eagle, Eagle Eyes, Eagle Vision tell us how important eagles are to life. For us in the United States eagles symbolize freedom, which is why June 20th we celebrate American Eagle Day. We found from luxury eyewear designer the perfect sunglasses to wear American Eagle Day from Anna Karin Karlsson. A 24Kt gold […]

Bespectacled Belly Dancing Eyewear

Alexander Arutyunov  is one designer that I watch for every season probably because there isn’t many Russians in the eyewear space that I know of. Alexander Arutyunov seems to do about one clothing collection per year and he does show eyewear, although most of the eyewear does not appear on his website. But this did and […]

Holy Tacomole! What to Eyewear For Cinco De Mayo?

Cinco de Mayo is a funny story, as it really is NOT Mexico’s Day of Independence which is September 16. As someone who spent Cinco De Mayo in Mexico, the only people celebrating it are the Expat Americans, who quite frankly don’t need any excuse to drink Beer, Mojitos and Margaritas. In truth, there is […]

Eyewear To Celebrate National Telephone Day

National Telephone Day is April 25, we have pulled together that old fashioned telephone look to help you remember the days of yore when we were not addicted to a phone and had to carry it with us everywhere we go and let everybody know all of our business. Happy National Telephone Day .   […]