Deirdre Carroll

Deirdre Carroll, Senior Editor

Deirdre covers news and developments in the frames, sunwear and fashion accessories markets, including products, marketing initiatives, companies and brand licenses. She also oversees retail buying and merchandising trends in these sectors. Deirdre is the editor of Style.Pages, a monthly print feature exploring fashion trends in ophthalmic eyewear and sunwear. She is the editor of VMail ProductWatch, a weekly e-newsletter offering lively briefings on frame, sun, spectacle lens and contact lens line additions. She is also the editor of Bold Face and High Visibility on VisionMonday.com and oversees Vision Monday’s social media properties @VisionMonday, Facebook.com/VisionMonday and LinkedIn. Contact Deirdre at dcarroll@jobson.com.

VMail ProductWatch for 9-30-14

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 9:00 AM A weekly update on the latest in frame, sun, spectacle lens and contact lens line collections and additions.

In This Edition...

LAUNCHES

McGee: Ducks Unlimited
SECOND LOOKS
Marchon Eyewear: Skaga
Marcolin USA/Viva: Bongo
Charmant Group: Esprit
ALSO NEW

Bold Face: Highly Anticipated

By Deirdre Carroll
Friday, September 26, 2014 11:30 AM There are just some movies you can’t wait to see. In this week’s edition of Bold Face we feature the stars of three highly anticipated films and the eyewear they clearly can’t wait to wear…

VMail ProductWatch for 9-23-14

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 9:00 AM A weekly update on the latest in frame, sun, spectacle lens and contact lens line collections and additions.

In This Edition...

LAUNCHES

Kirk & Kirk: Vivarium
SECOND LOOKS
Marcolin: Roberto Cavalli
Safilo: Tommy Hilfiger
Maui Jim
ALSO NEW

Folk Lore

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 12:00 AM

Bold Face: As Seen on TV

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, September 15, 2014 1:00 PM The three faces in the latest edition of Bold Face can often be found on TV. Whether they appear in their own show, commercials or promoting their latest projects, prime time television is their friend...

B. Robinson Launches the All New Revo Sun Collection

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, September 15, 2014 12:00 AM NEW YORK—B. Robinson has launched a new Revo Collection, the first for the company since signing its license with Sequential Brands Group, which acquired the brand last August from Luxottica.

Babiators Debuts First Prescription Collection

By Deirdre Carroll

Monday, September 15, 2014 12:00 AM ATLANTA—Babiators, has officially launched Babiators Rx, a line of stylish prescription glasses for young kids age 2 and up.

Kirk & Kirk to Unveil Vivarium at Silmo

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, September 15, 2014 12:00 AM BRIGHTON, U.K.—Kirk & Kirk will launch their debut collection of eyewear, Vivarium, at Silmo 2014.

Luxottica Launches Disney Eyewear Collection

By Deirdre Carroll

Monday, September 15, 2014 12:00 AM NEW YORK—Luxottica has launched the Disney collection for children in the 4 to 10 age range. The collection features Disney’s most iconic characters including Mickey and Minnie, the Princesses, Cars and more.

McGee Introduces New Ducks Unlimited Collection

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, September 15, 2014 12:00 AM MARIETTA, Ga.—McGee Group has launched the Ducks Unlimited Eyewear collection, a multi-generational collection for men who enjoy the outdoor lifestyle and who are interested in community resources and wildlife preservation.

Style.Pages Check.Out: The Eyeglass Lass

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, September 15, 2014 12:00 AM iGreen eyewear from Thema Optical is the result of years of research and experience bringing together a unique blend of style and technology thanks to a new polymer that gives the collection incredible lightness and flexibility.

VMail ProductWatch for 9-9-14

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 9:00 AM A weekly update on the latest in frame, sun, spectacle lens and contact lens line collections and additions.

In This Edition...

LAUNCHES
Vuarnet New Collection
SECOND LOOKS
Safilo: Max Mara
Marcolin USA/Viva: Skechers
Tura: Lulu Guinness
ALSO NEW

Bold Face: The Perfect Man

By Deirdre Carroll
Friday, September 05, 2014 1:00 PM Show Bold Face a man with a sense of humor, wealth and intelligence and good looks and she’ll show you a nearly perfect man. In this week’s edition, we feature three famous men who combined come pretty close...

VMail ProductWatch for 9-2-14

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, September 02, 2014 9:00 AM A weekly update on the latest in frame, sun, spectacle lens and contact lens line collections and additions.

In This Edition...

LAUNCHES
Bushnell: Bolle Sport Protective
SECOND LOOKS
Safilo: Marc by Marc Jacobs
Zyloware: MaxStudio.com
Plan 'B': Headlines
ALSO NEW

Style.Pages Check.Out: Unique Optique

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, September 01, 2014 12:12 AM
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