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.

Bold Face: Gimme, Gimme, Grammy

By Deirdre Carroll
Friday, January 30, 2015 4:45 PM The 57th Annual Grammy Awards are right around the corner and as always Bold Face has taken on the task of making sure due attention is paid to the important stuff… like which enviable sunglasses some of the music’s most recognizable faces are wearing! Read on for all the pertinent deets…

VMail ProductWatch for 1-27-15

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:00 AM A weekly update on the latest in frame, sun, spectacle lens and contact lens line collections and additions.

In This Edition...

LAUNCHES
A&A Optical: Crocs
SECOND LOOKS
L’Amy: Vision’s
Seiko: Titanium
Modern Optical: Geneviéve Boutique
ALSO NEW

Bold Face: Hot

By Deirdre Carroll
Friday, January 23, 2015 3:30 PM Once worn for practical reasons like protection and warmth, beards and facial hair have become a bonafide trend in men’s fashion. In this edition of Bold Face we feature three insanely attractive men who know how to rock a little facial hair so well they can instantly raise the temperature of any locale.…

VMail ProductWatch for 1-20-15

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 10:00 AM A weekly update on the latest in frame, sun, spectacle lens and contact lens line collections and additions.

In This Edition...

LAUNCHES
Safilo Collection
SECOND LOOKS
Altair: Revlon
Eastern States: Chantal Thomass
Arnette Collection
ALSO NEW

Overheard

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, January 19, 2015 7:31 PM “The best input I got researching Millennials? ‘You can’t fake it.’ Thanks, Julia Gogosha! Stay tuned to the Millennial Project in 2015 to learn how NOT to fake it.”

For More on Millennials...

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, January 19, 2015 12:00 AM

Marsala

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, January 19, 2015 12:00 AM WHO: The Spring 2015 runways of Hervé Léger, Tommy Hilfiger and Dennis Basso; Kylie Jenner at the American Music Awards; Blake Lively at Cannes, Italian grannies and other fans of the fortified wine that is its namesake.

Meet the Millennials

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, January 19, 2015 12:00 AM NEW YORK–In order to address any group, especially to sell or market to it, you have to understand it. Figuring out how its members think, behave and react is integral to engaging with it and motivating it to act or buy.

Style.Pages Check.Out: Optique

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, January 19, 2015 12:00 AM Carolina Herrera New York is an international fashion house recognized for timeless elegance and femininity.

Bold Face: Golden

By Deirdre Carroll
Friday, January 16, 2015 4:00 PM Award season has begun and so have the constant refrains of “What are you wearing?” Bold Face only cares when it comes to the important stuff, like what eyewear the stars are sporting! In this edition, we share what three of this season’s most talked about actors wore to the Golden Globes...

VMail ProductWatch for 1-13-15

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 10:00 AM A weekly update on the latest in frame, sun, spectacle lens and contact lens line collections and additions.

In This Edition...

LAUNCHES
Mitsui UV
SECOND LOOKS
Kenmark: Lilly Pulitzer Girls
Tura: Brendel
Zyloware: Stetson Slims
ALSO NEW

VMail ProductWatch for 1-6-15

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, January 06, 2015 10:00 AM A weekly update on the latest in frame, sun, spectacle lens and contact lens line collections and additions.

In This Edition...

LAUNCHES
Adlens Interface
US Optical Introduces Thin Series Sunlenses
SECOND LOOKS
Silhouette Lite Twist
Cacharel Eyewear collection by Mondottica
Execs (Eastern States Eyewear)
ALSO NEW

Mineral Glass

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, January 06, 2015 12:00 AM Who: Snow bunnies in the chalets of the Swiss Alps and lodges of Aspen, yachtsmen in St. Barths, surfers off the Australian coastline and anyone who wants crystal clear vision.

Bold Face: All About the Eyes

By Deirdre Carroll
Friday, January 02, 2015 3:30 PM When you showcase frames week to week it’s easy to forget that it’s really all about eyes. In this week’s Bold Face, we’re getting back to what really matters with three stars who are showcasing they’re stylish ophthalmic frames…

VMail ProductWatch for 12-30-14

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 10:00 AM A weekly update on the latest in frame, sun, spectacle lens and contact lens line collections and additions.

In This Edition...

LAUNCHES
Mondottica: Yamamoto
SECOND LOOKS
McGee Group: Argyleculture
Modern Optical: BMEC
Boz Eyewear: Jungle Pop
ALSO NEW
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