Five Fashionable Extravagant Eclipse Eyeglasses

After all the hype about the Solar Eclipse and the sheer amount of Fake Eclipse eyewear, we found the perfect real shades to wear! These you can have forever... just don't look at the eclipse. This vintage inspiration is from France and not labeled. Could it be a famous designer. We do not know, most likely from the 1950's. From eyewear … [Read more...]

3 Fun Fido Frames For National Dog Day

Every Dog has it's day and for most is it August 26 which is National Dog Day. The Hair of the Dog did not get raised until 2005 when this Dog Day of Summer was established. But a few Top Dog English Eyewear companies decided way before that,  it was time to Rain (Cats) Dogs Eyewear in this Dog Eat Dog world. With that in mind and Hot Doggin it, … [Read more...]

National Honey Bee Day Is August 20

Today we really need to celebrate honey bees as they are verging on extinction. The majority of the food we eat today is because of bees. Even honey bees need an eye exam for all of their five (5) eyes. Two large compound eyes and three smaller ocelli eyes in the centre of their head. … [Read more...]

New From Isaac Mizrahi Eyewear

Isaac Mizrahi brings timeless, cosmopolitan style to the modern woman’s wardrobe, from her favorite dress to her eyewear. The newest ophthalmic release from the Isaac Mizrahi New York collection features eyewear that puts a sophisticated finishing touch on every outfit. Look no further for an eye-catching style.  This chic, round frame comes in … [Read more...]

25 Exquisite Works Of Rimless Eyewear For 2017

Custom, adorned rimless eyeglasses are coming back and are showing up frequently on the Runway. There are a few opticians and labs who are taking advantage of this eyewear trend can creating unique and expensive one of a kind wearable art pieces that just happen to be rimless. Today we are honoring opticians and a lab that have painstakingly … [Read more...]

Vision Expo West Announces New Partnership with Google

Alexandria, VA – August, 2017 – International Vision Expo West has announced exclusive events for eyecare providers featuring a series of digital marketing talks from Google Campaign Strategist Brandon Lawlor and Premier Partner Marketing4ECPs. The free 20-minute sessions—which will take place Thursday through Saturday, September 14–16, in a … [Read more...]

The Art of The Iris

The name Iris comes from the Greek Goddess work for Rainbow. Iris is the name of a flower as well as the part of our eyes. Irises in itself are beautiful and unique works of art and we love how some eyecare professionals are using Iris Art in their eyecare offices as a part of their Merchandising. Merchandising drives traffic and who would not want … [Read more...]

Opticians Can Test ‘Well Seeing’ Barberini Eyewear For Free

Barberini Eyewear’s project is focused on best visual quality and protection, thanks to the extraordinary optical glass lenses that are obtained through the technological innovations developed by the head office. UV400 protection, colour enhancement, resistance and lightness are only few of the Barberini sunglasses’ key points. Starting from … [Read more...]

Charmant Eyewear’s Perfect Comfort Fit For Fall- Winter 2017

Exceptional quality, performance and comfort: The CHARMANT Perfect Comfort brand has been designed for modern men and women with an active lifestyle. Following the highest frame-making standards, this scientifically engineered and ergonomically designed eyewear offers the best fit for the wearer. The high-quality Perfect Comfort frames create a … [Read more...]

Websites We Like: ‘We Don’t Sell Eyewear By Mail Order’

We ran across this post on Opera Opera Opticians in the UK and thought, this is one way of dealing with online eyewear: 'We don't sell eyewear by Mail Order' Opera Opera Opticians is a small UK eyewear manufacture and optician. They also sell vintage eyewear. Via Opera Opera    … [Read more...]

What To Eyewear In Las Vegas

Vision Expo West is fast approaching and the deal always arises at to what to wear, much less eyewear. We found the perfect pair(s) that is sure to give you a Royal Rush in Las Vegas. One can also wear them for National Playing Card Day December 28 and National Poker Day April 19. Playing cards are a universal language with an estimated … [Read more...]

ClearVision Introduces Op PogoTrack™ Camera Ready Eyewear

Strategic Partnership with PogoTec Brings World’s Smallest Attachable Camera to Popular Eyewear Line Hauppauge, NY – August 2017 - Eyewear industry leader ClearVision Optical introduces its most advanced technology product to date: Op PogoTrack camera ready eyewear. This advanced product is the result of a partnership between ClearVision Optical … [Read more...]

TO DO: Prepare For The World Sight Day Challenge 2017

(Denver, CO – 2017): Optometry Giving Sight is once again inviting all those who value good vision to support its major fundraising campaign for the year, the World Sight Day Challenge. The Challenge will run throughout October – with World Sight Day being celebrated on Thursday October 12th. This year’s campaign will help to raise funds for … [Read more...]

6 Steps To Evaluating Vintage Eyewear

Over the years quite a few consumers have asked us about vintage eyewear. Most common questions: Do we buy vintage eyewear and how much is it worth? There is no doubt that many eyewear companies and or styles hold their value i.e. Cazal, Mikli, Ferre, some Neostyle's, Anglo American, Silhouette, Cartier, Vintage RayBan. But these top sellers are … [Read more...]

Vision Expo West Expands Boutique and Luxury Eyewear Exhibitors

New exhibitors and upgraded booths in the Galleria and the Suites make Vision Expo the largest showcase of independent eyewear designers all under one roof Alexandria, VA – August, 2017 – International Vision Expo West 2017 has confirmed an increase in exhibitors and expansion of many existing exhibitor booths in the trendsetting Galleria on the … [Read more...]