Lustrous Whites

By Marge Axelrad
Monday, July 15, 2019 12:45 AM WHAT: Eyewear aficionados embrace dimensional acetates and colorations that look different from different angles. We’re liking the shimmery tones of “white tortoise” and embrace the unexpected vibrancy of the many hues that can be found in pale opalescents or unexpected acetate combinations lightened up by white.

Check.Out: Spectacles of Great Neck

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Monday, July 15, 2019 12:44 AM Founded by Pascal Jaulent and Nadine Roth in 1995, French eyewear brand Face a Face focuses on creating modern and creative frames. Now part of Design Eyewear Group, Face a Face is part of a broad selection of international brands.

Saflio’s Polaroid Celebrates Pride in New York City

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Monday, July 15, 2019 12:43 AM NEW YORK—On June 30, the official host of WorldPride 2019, honored the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising with NYC Pride. This year, Safilo’s Polaroid Eyewear was a sponsor of NYC Pride, which involved the brand taking part in a number of pride related activities throughout the month of June, all culminating in Polaroid’s very own float making its way along the Pride March route.

G Is for Glasses, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

By Jamie Wilson
Monday, June 10, 2019 1:00 AM Jessie has been in the optical industry for 10 years since her graduation from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2009.

Underlined

By Jamie Wilson
Monday, June 10, 2019 1:00 AM A partially rimless style that features the rim at the bottom of the frame front with the top of the style remaining rimless or one that shows off the rim’s construction in an unconventional manner.

[Partner Post] Clearvision—Making a Difference For 70 Years

By Staff
Thursday, June 6, 2019 11:20 AM When Fred Friedfeld opened the doors to ClearVision Optical in 1949, he set his mind to meeting the needs of independent eye care professionals. But there was more to his plan than simply offering up a selection of frames. For Fred, who at 21 earned one of the first optician licenses in New York State, it was about community. It was his industry insight, but also his finely-honed people skills, that helped lay the foundation for what would become ClearVision today, a leading eyewear supplier. For seven decades, ClearVision has adapted, evolved and grown — never losing sight of its core values.

[Partner Post] 30 Years in the Making

By Staff
Thursday, May 30, 2019 12:58 PM Celebrating 30 years of American Glam, Badgley Mischka has released their latest optical frames for men and women. "We are honored to celebrate this wonderful milestone and introduce the fashion world to our newest collection—an homage to our history and nod to today's steadfast, confident and captivating woman," said Mark Badgley. Shop the entire collection at mcgeegroup.com.

JINS Opens First East Coast Pop-Up at MoMA Design Store in New York, Along With a New Try-On App

By Staff
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 12:21 AM NEW YORK—JINS Eyewear, the eyewear brand and retailer which operates 546 stores throughout Asia, including five in the U.S., has opened its first shop on the East Coast via a pop-up shop inside the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) Soho location.

Best Makeup Looks for Almond-Shaped Eyes

By Staff
Thursday, May 23, 2019 11:15 AM There’s so much experimentation to be had when playing around with makeup looks. But when it comes to our eyes there are certain tips and tricks for various eye colors and shapes. Take a look at this article from Byrdie.com to see what the best makeup tips are for individuals with almond-shaped eyes.

Summer 2019 Trending Styles

By Staff
Thursday, May 23, 2019 11:12 AM With a new season comes another chance to change your look up and what better way to do that than with accessories. While you should be wearing sunwear year-round no matter the weather, summer is definitely a time to experiment with different sunglass trends and WhoWhatWear.com has a roundup of what’s in and what’s out for Summer 2019. Take a look here.

Ideal Sunglasses for Each Face Shape

By Staff
Thursday, May 23, 2019 11:09 AM While there is such a wide range of sunglass styles in the market, finding the perfect pair or pairs might seem a bit daunting. Take a look at this article from Marie Claire as they break down the perfect styles for each face shape.

Check.Out: Bright Eyes Vision

By Jamie Wilson
Monday, May 13, 2019 12:20 AM Caroline Abram uses diverse materials such as resin, silver, wood and semiprecious stones in her collections which showcase flattering, feminine, unique designs. Caroline Abram’s collections of eyewear appeal to all women who want to feel beautiful, sensual or just themselves.

De Rigo Vision and Chopard Unveil Sunglass for 72nd Cannes Film Festival

By Jamie Wilson
Monday, May 13, 2019 12:20 AM SUN VALLEY, Calif.—To celebrate the iconic partnership that Chopard has forged with the Cannes Film Festival, De Rigo has created a special edition women’s sunglass that exudes the old Hollywood glamour of the 1950s.

Something Blue

By Jamie Wilson
Monday, May 13, 2019 12:20 AM As the 1990s continue to trend, we’ve seen the comeback of the classic baby blue colorway. However, we’re also seeing this color trend adopted in sunglass lenses as opposed to a colored acetate. These light blue lenses come as solid tints, gradient effects or mirrored treatments.