Tura Launches 2017 Sunwear Collection

New York, NY– Tura Inc., the inventor of fashion eyewear in 1938, is getting a head start on summer 2017 with the launch of its trendsetting sunwear collections from its signature brands: Ted Baker, Lulu Guinness, Tura and Brendel. “After a successful year of sunwear sales, we are committed to an even stronger 2017. Our product managers have … [Read more...]

Happy Mew Year to Cats Day! With Purr-fect Cat-Loving Eyewear

Cats, love them or leave them. What we know is that about 30% of all households in the USA own a cat or as they say, the cat owns them. Nonetheless, we found the purr-fect look for cat-lovers the world over. Happy Mew Year to Cats Day which is January 2.   … [Read more...]

Romancing Colors At Modern Optical

There are an infinite number of colors in the world and each human views colors differently. What is brown to me, may be tortoise or sienna or taupe to another person. When you look at a brown frame, it usually not just plain brown. Today in manufacturing including multiple colors in a brown/tortoise eyeglasses is crucial. Varying color … [Read more...]

Dynamic Colorwave By Silhouette

Silhouette's designs are in its purest form; color combinations ranging from the exotically bright to the strongly opaque – the start of 2017 will see focused highlights with simple, clear design in the new rimless collection, Dynamics Colorwave. With this new style, both men and women can flaunt their refined style with a touch of bold … [Read more...]

Crystal Embellishments From The New Line Art Collection

Line Art CHARMANT is eyewear that expresses femininity in its most elegant form. Impeccable design, inspired by musical bars and notes, conveys a feeling of exclusivity and sophistication. Each exquisite hand-made frame combines a secure fit with sensational lighter-than-air wearing comfort. The DUO Collection  is a minimal front in monotone … [Read more...]

40 Smart Glasses For 2017

By our estimation there are over 80 Smart Glasses available on the market today. Many of these are available now or you can pre-order from their websites, Facebook or Amazon. Over 50 of these smart glasses are being crowd-sourced and the majority of those crowd sourced have made their funding goals. Most are probably dreaming of the day to … [Read more...]

Ellen Tracy Eyewear For Fall/Winter 2016-17

ClearVision Optical introduces new styles for the Ellen Tracy fall/winter eyewear collection.  The latest collection include an acetate model and a metal combo model. A rich, jewel-toned color palette includes shades of green, wine, and blue. These polished designs feature sophisticated shapes and textured accents. Newcastle: This acetate frame … [Read more...]

Fashion Terms Eyecare Professionals Can Use

It used to be there were only two seasons for fashion, Spring/ Summer and Fall /Winter. As fashion as grown, so has the number of runway shows and collections that are available. Now there is Haute Couture (Paris) SS, FW, SS/RTW, FW/RTW, Resort, Pre-Season. Add in the top 4 shows, London, New York, Paris and Milan (and the clothes are all … [Read more...]

Isaac Mizrahi Eyewear Fall Winter 2016-16

Isaac Mizrahi New York features eyewear that embodies timeless, cosmopolitan, style. From classic cat-eye to on-trend lenses and frames this collection offers styles that reflect the uptown sophistication and tastes of today’s modern woman. IM30002 These deep soft square frames make a statement by accentuating the wearer’s eyes. Available in … [Read more...]

Leather Accents On New Adrienne Vittadini Eyewear

WESTBURY, NY, November, 2016 – Adrienne Vittadini explores new avenues in luxury with the introduction of the Luxury is Leather eyewear collection.   The personification of haute-leisure lifestyle, Adrienne Vittadini continues to keep her finger on the pulse of today’s fashion trends that personify “a constant state of style”.   Adrienne Vittadini … [Read more...]

Holiday Dazzlers From Jimmy Crystal Eyewear

A&A Optical new ophthalmic styles from luxury collection Jimmy Crystal New York are perfect for the holidays. The designer eyewear collection is comprised of striking limited edition pieces reminiscent of a collector’s item. Each style is unique and special, featuring hand set Swarovski elements. Riga is crowned with multi layered acetate (a … [Read more...]

2017 Sunwear From Tura

New York, NY (November, 2016) – Tura Inc.,is getting a head start on 2017 with the launch of its trendsetting sunwear collections from its signature brands: Ted Baker, Lulu Guinness, Tura and Brendel.  Starting the week of November 21st, retailers who pre-order the new sunwear styles will receive a special promotional offer. “After a successful … [Read more...]

Cyrus Jabiru: The Art of Trash To Treasure Eyewear

Cyrus Kabiru is reknown for his up-cycled artisan eyewear. His statement and artistic designs show us that eyewear can be just a beautiful with found objects. America's Recycles Day is November 16, 2016 is the day to re-commit to recycled as much as possible.   … [Read more...]

Vintage Alpina Talking Sunglasses Reminds Us To Fall Back

It's that time again, that we change our clocks to Fall Back. We found some very cool vintage Alpina Sunglasses called 'Time Is Tight' the perfect fashion accessory to wear on November 6, 2016. The eyewear features clocks on the temples with Time is Tight inscribed on the inside. The collection comes from the Alpina Talking Glasses series circa … [Read more...]

Eyecare Events: World Television Day

The United Nations declared November 21 as World Television Day. Why, would a world day be dedicated to what most people call the Idiot Box, a baby sitter or a boob tube? According to World Television Day 'Television: a cornerstone of democracy and a pillar of freedom of expression and cultural diversity. It nurtures education, continually invites … [Read more...]