20/20 Magazine

Jan 2013

January 2013 Cover

 

In this issue:

Upfront
A Walk on the Pier
Skechers knows the true meaning of heart and “sole.” The lifestyle and performance footwear brand...

 

Upfront
Hall of Frames

 

Upfront
Street Seen
What Happens in Vegas…

 

Upfront
Licenses, Liaisons & New Collections

 

Upfront
EYE Nominate
OK… OK!... We cheated slightly. Here’s an Eye Nominate NOT pulled from the ranks of 20/20...

 

Features
And the Winners Are...
These are the results of 20/20 and Vision Monday’s fourth annual EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards in the sunglass category...

 

Features
Brands Anew
Designer and lifestyle brands need to deliver legit and opti-special eyewear these days in order to win dispenser place and consumer face time.

 

Features
Our Eyewear as the New Counterculture
The trend toward committing to eyewear with a solid and true eyewear heritage is growing with good reason.

 

Features
NARROWING IN
Big is big. And round is all around. But narrow, elongated shapes are impacting eyewear in no small...

 

Features
And the Winners Are...
These are the results of 20/20 and Vision Monday’s fourth annual EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards in the sunglass category...

 

Features
Empowered by Fashion
Canadian TV personality, author and newspaper columnist Jeanne Beker reflects on her multifaceted, multimedia career and her new adventure with eyewear.

 

Whats New
THE MCGEE GROUP: Badgley Mischka Rx
The McGee Group launches its Badgley Mischka Eyewear collection targeted to women seeking glamorous...

 

Whats New
OGI EYEWEAR: Evo-Tec
Ogi Eyewear launches Evo-Tec, a sophisticated eyewear collection for the modern male. Constructed of an...

 

Whats New
KING BABY STUDIO: King Baby Eyewear
King Baby Studio in partnership with Harvey Ross of Ross Holdings launches King Baby Eyewear, a line...

 

Whats New
DRIFT EYEWEAR: DRIFT Collection
DRIFT Eyewear presents its DRIFT Eyewear collection, designed for a new breed of American consumer...

 

Whats New
ZIMCO: R100 Series
Zimco Optics launches its R100 Series, a retro-inspired collection that appeals to both men...

 

Whats New
KAENON: SR-91 Lens
Kaenon, a Newport Beach, Calif.-based lifestyle ophthalmic and sunglass brand, introduces a new lens option...

 

Editors Note
Eyewear Stands United
Ten years ago 20/20 initiated bold steps empowered by its leadership role within the optical arena as the best source...

 

Behind the Seens
Behind the Seens - January 2013 Photoshoot
Brand New

 

Parting Glance
A Precious Leader of the 20/20 Pack
For a brief time in the late ’90s, Rick Bay was the publisher of 20/20. And this cover image from the first Expo West...

 

L&T
Going Mobile
The futurist, Alvin Toffler, correctly predicted that information would become the main currency of our...

 

L&T
First Listen. Then...Create.
Artist of the Lens: Alex Incera, President, Coburn Technologies