Eyes of Faith Announces Charity Eyewear Collaboration With Radio Host Delilah

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Monday, January 20, 2020 12:30 AM LAS VEGAS—Christian eyewear brand Eyes of Faith announced a collaboration with Delilah Rene, the most-listened to woman on radio in the U.S. Made up of four styles, the collaboration will also support charity—Eyes of Faith will donate $10 to Delilah’s foundation Point of Hope for every frame sold. Delilah founded Point of Hope 15 years ago to advocate for children in the foster care system, raise points of hope across the U.S., and be a voice for children in West Africa. Donations from this collaboration specifically will provide funding to build homes for orphans at the Point Hope Village in Ghana.

Komono Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Limited Edition Capsule Collection

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Monday, January 20, 2020 12:30 AM Komono is celebrating its 10th anniversary with the release of a limited edition capsule collection created in collaboration with Munich-based design agency Bureau Mirko Borsche. The Komono 10Y Capsule Collection includes five watches and five sunglass styles and offers a play on one of the brand’s earliest successes, the Print Series.

Taking Flight

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Monday, January 20, 2020 12:30 AM Aviators have been a classic in men’s eyewear for decades, but modern materials, technology, and colorways easily bring the style into 2020.

WestGroupe to Distribute Life Italia Kids in North America

By Staff
Thursday, January 9, 2020 12:21 AM VILLE St-LAURENT, Quebec—WestGroupe announced a distribution agreement with World Optik SRL for the North American distribution of Life Italia Kids. The initial launch of Life Italia Kids in Canada and the U.S. is set for early 2020. The Life Italia Kids eyewear collection offers durability, a comfortable fit and adorable styles for kids aged 3 to 16 years old, the company said. “WestGroupe is thrilled to begin 2020 with a new addition to our product portfolio," said Beverly Suliteanu, vice president, product development, WestGroupe.

National Vision’s America's Best Retail Brand Expands Prive Revaux Partnership to All Locations

By Staff
Tuesday, January 7, 2020 12:24 AM NEW YORK and DULUTH, Ga.—Prive Revaux, a celebrity-supported eyewear brand that debuted two years ago, will continue its retail expansion and exclusive optical partnership with America's Best Contacts & Eyeglasses.

Head-Turning Temples

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Thursday, December 19, 2019 12:04 AM Unsuspecting frames with bold, intriguing features on the temples that bring an added layer of attention to detail.

What Are You Wearing?: Eye Bar Optical Boutique, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Thursday, December 19, 2019 12:02 AM Susan and Christine have been working in the industry for 21 years. They met when they both worked at Rossland Optical—Susan was managing the optical’s social media and marketing, and Christine was a lab technician. The two later decided to partner up, and opened Eye Bar Optical Boutique in May 2019.

Barton Perreira Debuts Collaboration With Robert Geller

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Thursday, December 19, 2019 12:01 AM NEW YORK—Independent eyewear brand Barton Perreira, founded by Bill Barton and Patty Perreira, collaborated with German fashion designer Robert Geller on Harald, a frame named after Geller’s grandfather.

WE GRAMMIN' Spotlight

By Staff
Thursday, December 19, 2019 12:00 AM @VisionMonday’s Instagram features eyewear related celebrity fashion, street style and trends. Here, Jennifer Lopez wears Givenchy eyewear from Safilo.

Barton Perreira Debuts Collaboration With Robert Geller

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Monday, December 16, 2019 12:45 AM NEW YORK—Independent eyewear brand Barton Perreira, founded by Bill Barton and Patty Perreira, collaborated with German fashion designer Robert Geller on Harald, a frame named after Geller’s grandfather.

Etnia Barcelona Debuts Limited Edition David Bowie Tribute Collection

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Monday, December 16, 2019 12:45 AM BARCELONA—Etnia Barcelona has debuted a limited edition David Bowie tribute collection, which includes two sunglass models, called Ziggy Stardust and The Thin White Duke.

Head-Turning Temples

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Monday, December 16, 2019 12:45 AM Unsuspecting frames with bold, intriguing features on the temples that bring an added layer of attention to detail.

What Are YOU Wearing?: Eye Bar Optical Boutique, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Monday, December 16, 2019 12:45 AM Susan and Christine have been working in the industry for 21 years. They met when they both worked at Rossland Optical—Susan was managing the optical’s social media and marketing, and Christine was a lab technician. The two later decided to partner up, and opened Eye Bar Optical Boutique in May 2019.

A Different Angle

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:05 AM WHAT: Geometric frames with unexpected angles and points that transform basic shapes into something sharp—literally and figuratively.

Check.Out: Bussey Eyecare Center, Bartlesville, Oklahoma

By Gwendolyn Plummer
Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:04 AM Each month, we ask an ECP to give us all the details about one of the lines they carry in-store. This month, Caitlyn Mefford, OD at Bussey Eyecare Center in Bartlesville, Oklahoma tells us why she and her patients love SALT.