Tag Archives: eyewear

  • Felix Gray Computer Glasses Combat Laptop-Eye

    Felix Gray Computer Glasses Combat Laptop-Eye

    Laptop-eye, a term I just invented, includes eyestrain, headaches, insomnia, impaired vision, dry eyes, and any other ocular ailments brought on by too much time spent staring at a computer screen. The condition was long thought to be incurable, but a new eyewear brand has glasses that are specifically engineered to combat these all-too-common ailments: […]

  • Mykita MVO Eyeglasses: Perfectly Customized to Your Face

    Mykita MVO Eyeglasses: Perfectly Customized to Your Face

    Finding just the right pair of glasses for your face is in literal terms an impossible task, which is why most of us end up settling for the third or fourth pair we can tolerate in the store and making do with that. But if you’re just too picky to abide such an arrangement, a […]

  • Persol Film Noir Edition Eyewear Collection (Photos)

    Persol Film Noir Edition Eyewear Collection (Photos)

    There’s a new line of glasses out from eyewear brand Persol, and it’s all about the detectives, dames, killers, and so on from the black-and-white crime thrillers of the postwar era. Or, put more succinctly, it’s the Persol Film Noir Edition collection, with four different styles of glasses for four different film noir archetypes, plus a brand […]

  • Shwood Eyewear “Newspaper Collection” Sunglasses

    Shwood Eyewear “Newspaper Collection” Sunglasses

    What’s black and white and read all over? The new Shwood Eyewear “Newspaper Collection” sunglasses, wrapped as they are in re-purposed newsprint for a new way to reuse and recycle old materials. Each pair of shades in the Shwood Eyewear “Newspaper Collection” has been treated with a special technique that involves condensing 1600 feet of […]

  • ‘The Oakley Book’ Has 200 Pages of Oakley History and Design

    ‘The Oakley Book’ Has 200 Pages of Oakley History and Design

    Eyewear and design brand Oakley has been around since 1975, and in the intervening almost 40 years the company has achieved an impressive body of work. It would cost a lot of time and money for a person to try to collect even a fraction of all the products under the Oakley brand, but The […]

  • Super 2014 Spring/Summer “MOTORPSYCHO” Collection

    Super 2014 Spring/Summer “MOTORPSYCHO” Collection

    Italian sunglasses brand Super is ready for this year’s brighter seasons with a new collection of pieces for the spring and summer of 2014. This time around, the collection is engineered as a tribute to the spirit of the 1970s, with homages to mind-expanding visuals, biker fashion, and a general attitude of rebellion. The Super […]

  • Camouflage Sunglasses From Bally

    Camouflage Sunglasses From Bally

    Swiss brand Bally is mostly known for making shoes, but they’ve been breaking into the eyewear department as of late. One of their latest offerings (and a highlight of their entire eyewar collection) are these camouflage sunglasses. Camouflage is a trendy color to put on almost anything, but camouflage sunglasses are a relative novelty. And […]

  • Kris Van Assche Spring/Summer 2013 Eyewear

    Kris Van Assche Spring/Summer 2013 Eyewear

    Glasses makers Kris Van Assche have just unveiled their collection for the spring and summer of 2013. The collection includes both sunglasses and traditional eyeglasses, plus hinged clipped shade variants.  And they all put a stylish twist on eyewear. Most of the pieces in this collection are marked by the clear temples, which are said […]

  • Persol Introduces Foldable Acetate “Man” Sunglasses (Photos)

    Persol Introduces Foldable Acetate “Man” Sunglasses (Photos)

    Eyewear company Persol has put together a new pair of sunglasses called the “Man,” which comes in the form of acetate frames in a compact, foldable style. The new acetate frames by Persol sport the company’s “Supreme Arrow” logo at the temple hinges, and offer a flexible bridge with an integrated keyhole for easy folding. In […]