Spectacular Swan Eyewear For International Swan Day March 26

 SWAN Day/Support Women Artists Now Day is an international holiday designed to showcase the power and diversity of women’s creativity. To give recognition to the talented women artists of the world we’ve compiled a collection of Swan fashion and eyewear that is feminine, strong, and beautiful.  Be a part of SWAN Day by creating or participating in a local […]

Where Did Elton John’s Eyewear Go?

Elton John is one of the leading Trendsetters Of Funk and Fun Eyewear. Over the years he has worn thousands of eyeglasses, with rumors saying he has more than 250,000 pairs. While much has been written about Elton John eyewear, one wonders where are they? Now we know! Safilo opened up a digital eyewear museum […]

Vintage Luxury Eyewear From Mellerio

We ran across across a stunning and luxurious pair of sunglasses by a jeweler we never heard of Mellerio. They are known as one of the oldest (1613) still in business today Jewelry companies in France. Apparently back in the 1950’s-1960’s they made solid gold eyewear. These vintage 18Kt gold and sapphire rimless sunglasses are […]

Throwback Thursday: Vintage Alain Mikli Bat Glasses

We ran across an extremely rare Alain Mikli Bat Eyeglasses which are perfect to wear for quite a few events through the year besides Halloween. These hail from 1988 and were handmade for one of the Haute Couture show in Paris. The slit eyes with dripping points are definitely one of a kind and perfect […]

Eyewear Now And Then: Alain Mikli x Jeremy Scott

Everything that goes around comes around and we see it for Jeremy Scott’s Spring Summer Runway show 2017 featuring the iconic asymmetrical 1980’s sunglass by Alain Mikli. This sunglass put Alain Mikli on the map so to say, with celebrities such as Elton John loyal followers. 1980’s Alain Mikli’s sunglass came in a variety of […]

Retrospective: One Lens Sunglasses

1960’s Mod Fashion included the futuristic look in sunglasses. One look was the plexi-glass or an acrylic lens one piece sunglass. The sunwear look was vibrant and made colorful statements. We first see this look in a 1959 Vogue Fashion layout. Anne St. Marie is sporting a large square and orange sunglass. The look as […]

Eyewear Now And Then: Upswept Sunwear

Over the last several years we have seen the cat-eye take on some very dramatic looks. The upsweep is akin to the raised eyebrow, the look of surprise? The look can be layered over a round frame or a square frame or even another cat-eye. Is this look new? The Harlequin look came in the […]