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Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

Well, well, well... it's that time of the year again. Valentine's Day is fast approaching, and you may be asking yourself, "What do I get for that special person in my life? The one who loves eyewear?" Now, at this point you may also be asking yourself if my question was a little overly-specific and presumptuous. I am inclined to agree with you, but now it's too late! I've already gotten your attention and, if you please, I'd like to make a few suggestions. This first frame (pictured above) is a twist on the modern cat-eye sunglass. The Bocca Divine 1 by Face A Face is an artful combination of zyl acetate and titanium. I especially like this gold and...

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Derek Brunson


Tom Davies Hamburg Review

This week I am taking a look at model 30709 which is new frame from the Tom Davies Hamburg collection.  It is a wonderful German inspired look from my favorite British eyewear designer. The form is pretty simple really.  It is very clean and very angular with soft corners.  The black front color gives it a nice edgy look, but as is the case with well-made luxury frames it’s the details that make all the difference.  Tom perfected a design he calls double block titanium, which allows him to layer two pieces of titanium together for the frame front.  This model has a nice iridescent purple color on the inlay of the front.  It shows up in a subtle way...

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Daniel Brunson


Tom Davies - Horn

Our Face of The Week is Billy. He's wearing his round eyeglasses by TD Tom Davies, made from Asian Water Buffalo Horn and layered into a laminate of different colors. The shape of these specs are a classic round, and this particular style bears a striking resemblance to the eyeglasses worn by famed Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier during the mid-20th-century.  Looking good, Billy! Click here to shop Tom Davies

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Tom Davies - Bespoke P3

Our Face of The Week this week is Leighann. She is wearing a bespoke frame from TD Tom Davies. The Bespoke Program allowed us to customize the frame to fit perfectly, and as a result Leighann now has a unique frame designed just for her. The shape is variation of the P3, with a rounded lens and high-set temples. The color is a matte dark brown fade. Looking good, Leighann!

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Fathers Day Eyewear Gift Guide

In this post I am going to highlight four possible eyewear gift ideas; a pair of sunglasses, eyeglasses, ready-made reading glasses, and ready-made reading sunglasses.  I will start with the sunglasses. Sunglasses.  One of the coolest sunglasses I have seen in some time now is the Vinson by Leisure Society, and dad is sure to agree! [caption id="attachment_16516" align="alignright" width="543"] Image Source: LeisureSociety.com[/caption] According to the Leisure Society company website this frame is "A vintage inspired “glacier glass” with reverence to the great mountain explorers who took on the ultimate opponent—nature. The round shape incorporates leather blinders at the sides, which protect the eyes by blocking the sun’s rays and harsh wind, similar to what would have been worn by...

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