Vision Express – Eye Health Awareness Campaign

Vision Express opticians are leading the way in a national campaign for healthier eyes. The campaign known as ‘Vision, taken seriously’ focuses on recent UK research results that found almost 85% of adults had admitted to having problems with their eye sight. More worryingly, only around 40% of adults had done anything about this. The […]

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Leather Ray Ban Wayfarer Sunglasses – Whatever Next?

The iconic Ray Ban Wayfarer has been re-invented more times than Robbie Williams’s career. That said, it just goes to prove how timeless this classic piece of eyewear really is. The last resurgence of the Wayfarer was seen back in 2006 as US and UK mainstream pop icons started to adorn the trendy eyewear accessory […]

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Playne Eyewear Comes To London

The Boxpark ‘pop-up-shop’ retail centre in Shorditch, London is home to a new up-and-coming eyewear designer brand hoping to take the London eyewear scene by storm. ‘PLAYNE EYEWEAR’ was born from an idea by creative genius Denis Beyer and entrepreneur Jonas Koblin.  They have already established themselves in the bustling city of Bangkok where they […]

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Hoya Blue Control Lenses

Hoya Blue Control Lenses

Optical lens company Hoya has launched a brand new lens coating that uses sophisticated technology to completely neutralise harmful blue light that is typically emitted through you TV and computer screens.

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Stylish and sustainable – Modo Eyewear

Not to be dismissed as just another eco-friendly publicity gimmick, this new range of frames by Modo Eyewear has a lot going going for it. For one, all the pieces are very stylish and secondly, they are all made from 95% recycled materials. Even better, the stainless steel they use is in most frames is […]

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A right Royal pair!

A right Royal pair!

Have you ever wondered who the Queen entrusts when buying a new pair of spectacles? Well the answer to that question is a certain Mr Roger Pope, a dispensing optician who owns his own practice in Westminster, London. Roger, who once managed one of the most prestigious opticians on Harley Street, opened his business in […]

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Cheap Spectacles – Are They Worth The Risk?

For some people, in the past, buying cheap spectacles at your local opticians or on the internet was seen as too much of a risk. This was mainly due to the fact that, for some reason, many spectacle wearers believe that if you purchase a cheap pair of glasses then it could effect your vision. Click here to read more…

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Handmade Eyewear by Rigards

Handmade Eyewear by Rigards

The world of fashion eyewear is certainly changing very rapidly these days, and the over the past 3 years we have seen a mixed explosion of modern and retro designs making an appearance on the catwalks at the annual optical trade shows.  One of main things that struck me, after coming back from the ‘Silmo’ […]

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Modern-Retro Sunglasses

Modern-Retro Sunglasses

Check out the new collection of modern vintage eyewear by Kris Van Assche. Kris, who has worked as artistic direct for ‘Dior Homme’ since 2007, has gone it alone and started his very own label ‘KRISVANASSHE’. Kris has removed all the rules and codes of masculine fashion with his very own unique style. For anyone […]

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Finding High Quality Cheap Spectacles Online

In these trying economic times, people prefer to buy cheap but quality items. So, if we are in need of a new pair of prescription glasses then cheap spectacles make much more sense than the more expensive alternatives.

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