In this issue:
Sunglass Hut opened two flagship stores in New York and London in April.
Rudy Project Tees Off
Rudy Project scored a hole-in-one and has become an official supplier of
the men’s and women’s Italian National Professional Golf Teams.
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, ECO by Modo sponsored a special edition of Green Drinks in New York...
The fiercely fashionable women of Sex and the City have adopted a new
vice… Jee Vice.
Ogi Rocks the Runway
The 2010 edition of Voltage: Fashion Amplified (Minnesota’s
Fashion Week) showcased a wide array of talented Minnesota designers and
Hall of Frames
In the Red» Actress Isla Fisher (1) recently sported Jee
Vice. The “Confessions of a Shopaholic” star wore the Red Hot frames
while out with her daughter in Los Angeles…
The Think About Your Eyes Coalition has launched its first television
and radio advertisements to kick off a two-year public awareness
Bear Hug: We keep running (sunning?) back to Big Bear to catch the rays AND the ray-beaters.
Licenses, Liasons & New Collections
Sàfilo Group extends its licensing agreement with Marc Jacobs International until December 31, 2015 to design...
I don’t think about it often, but I realize my whole career has been
centered on art and technology,” says Ira Lerner, optical designer and
MARCOLIN: JOHN GALLIANO SUNWEAR
Marcolin Group launches John Galliano Sunwear, consisting of 16 iconic styles that capture Galliano’s spirit of innovation and romance.
REVOLUTION: AFFLICTION EYEWEAR
Revolution Eyewear launches Affliction, a 12-piece sunglass collection consisting of seven men’s/unisex styles and five women’s designs.
VICTORY OPTICAL: VICTORY OPTICAL COLLECTION
William Marfuggi and John Bartolotta re-introduce the Victory Optical Collection with a replication of frames and sunglasses...
Talkin’ About Eye Generation
Go for It and... Grow
You are a dedicated optical pro but you want to make more money and you
want to do it with an additional location.
Behind the Seens
July 2010 Fashion Photoshoot
The Kids are All Right
For Online Rxs, Caveat Emptor
Back in eighth grade, my English teacher introduced us to foreign words
and phrases that are part of our lexicon. In one of our first lessons,
we learned the Latin expression, caveat emptor—let the buyer beware.
Anti-fatigue Lenses: Rx for Overworked Eyes