Presidential Eyewear For Presidents’ Day

In celebration of Presidents' Day, we thought we would show some of our presidents and their eyewear. Presidents' Day was created in 1885 to celebrate...

Martin Luther King Day 2018

Martin Luther King Day is today. To my children, he is a myth of a man, in the same league as FDR, Teddy Roosevelt,...

Super Optical International Celebrates 95 Years

Lyric Optical, the parent company of Super Optical International and creator of FastGrind, will be celebrating it’s 95th anniversary this year. Lyric Optical was...

History of Elsa Schiaparelli Eyewear RIP

Elsa Schiaparelli (10 September 1890 — 13 November 1973) was a noted fashion and eyewear designer. On Nov. 13 she departed this earth but...

What’s It Worth Shark Eyeglass Cases

It is really hard to write about Skarkskin eyeglasses cases. With the amount of shark finning and the killing of sharks, one has to...

Happy National Ear-Eye Muff Day 2017

March 13 is National Ear Muff Day! Once upon a time a 15 year old kid named Chester Greenwood, got tired of keeping his ears...

Safilo Launches Digital Eyewear Museum

Milan, February, 2017 - Debuting at MIDO 2017, www.GalleriaSafilo.com is the newest digital museum in the world entirely dedicated to eyewear, its history and...

1952 Ad: How Much Is Your Vision Worth

We have all seen the infographics, which shows the value of eyewear-vision. For the last 35 years (how long I have been in the...

A History of Presidential Eyewear

Presidents Day was created in 1885 to celebrate President George Washington. In 1971 Presidents Day was officially created as part of the 'Uniform Monday'...

23 Eyelash Eyeglasses For National EyeLash Day Feb. 19

National Lash Day is February 19 of every year. The day was first started to promote the use of false eyelashes but today we...

Dapper Daisy Shades For National Daisy Day

National Daisy Day is celebrated January 28 of every year. Did you know that daisies are found everywhere in the world except Antartica? You...

Throwback Thursday: Pierre Marly Eyewear Designer

Everyone seems to be an eyewear designer today. While many have played tribute to Oliver Goldsmith (still alive and kicking) there were a few...

100 of the Oldest Eyewear Companies In The World

I was on Wikipedia looking up the oldest Eyewear Companies and thought, that isn't right. I decided to do a little investigating  on who...

100 Years Of Disruptive Innovators in Eyecare History

We started a game-changing optical timeline and quickly realized that to gather all game-changers or AKA 'disruptive innovators' in eyecare over the last 100...

Eyecare Museums Around The World

If you like museums and memories to post about, why not visit some of the Eyewear and Eyecare Museums around the world? China Shanghai Eyeglasses...

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