BUSINESS: The Independent Eye: Inspirations Setting Up Shop for Spring By Staff Thursday, March 18, 2021 8:20 AM NEW YORK—It may not feel like it, but Spring has officially arrived. Marking the start of a new season is always a fun excuse for a bit of a celebration—especially when it means rotating out some new spring-appropriate frames, or changing the décor inside and outside the shop. This week, we’re taking a look at how some indies are marking the start of Spring online—there’s still plenty of time to get inspired and celebrate the new season.It might be raining in Seattle, but the team at Coopers Optique is celebrating the start of Spring with sweet window decals and some bright, beautiful flowers. Image via coopersoptique on Instagram. In Connecticut, Family Vision Center is welcoming the new season by reminding patients how important it is to wear sunglasses—and keep eye drops on hand in case of allergies. Image via familyvisioncenters on Instagram.The team at Bella Vision Austin in Austin, Texas, showed off some beautiful custom tints in the #springeyewear hashtag. Image via bellavisionaustin on Instagram. Tigard Optometric Clinic in Tigard, Oregon, brought out some of their brightest frames to welcome in a brighter season. Image via tigardoptometric on Instagram. Colorful eyewear seems to be all the rage for Spring—the team at Optical Works Eyewear in San Francisco also pulled out some of their brightest, most colorful frames to ring in the season. Image via opticalworks on Instagram.Ossining, New York-based Just Eyes Optometry is getting the all-important sunglasses display ready for spring. Image via justeyesoptometry on Instagram.In Hastings, Minnesota, the Rivertown Eye Care team showed off some new frames with a sweet display of spring flowers. Image via rivertowneyecare on Instagram. Campus Vision – U of Calgary is hosting a special sale to welcome Spring. Image via campusvisionuofc on Instagram. In The Netherlands, window dressing company De Etalage set up a sweet, spring-themed optical window display with bunnies. Image via willeke_de_etalage on Instagram.