20/20 Magazine

Feb 2014

February 2014 Cover

 

In this issue:

Upfront
Hall of Frames

 

Upfront
Testing Essilor Lenses in Extreme Conditions
In December 2012, Essilor began a partnership with Eric Brossier, a French geophysicist and scientific explorer living with his family...

 

Upfront
Street Seen
A Whirl of Women

 

Upfront
Licenses, Liaisons & New Collections
Davesh to distribute Clic magnetic products; Spy partners with J Fin for Licenses in Multiple product categories; Zen Barcelona and Kingdom Eyewear...

 

Upfront
Meet Local Eye Site

 

Features
The Cat's Meow
Sly enough to know that when it comes to the CatEye shape, this is a style that quite literally speaks
for itself.

 

Features
Cat Power
Fact: The Cat is back. The CatEye shape is all cozy and anew. With its upsweep frame front literally making a sad gal smile, it was bound to return...

 

Features
Cat Tales
Sly enough to know that when it comes to the CatEye shape, this is a style that quite literally speaks
for itself.

 

Features
MYKITA TAKES MANHATTAN
Sly enough to know that when it comes to the CatEye shape, this is a style that quite literally speaks
for itself.

 

Whats New
TURA: Brendel Eyewear
To celebrate Eschenbach’s 100th anniversary, Tura adds a four-style Brendel ophthalmic collection to its Brendel line for women. Designed in...

 

Whats New
SÀFILO: Fendi Sun
Sàfilo Group launches Fendi Eyewear and Sunwear. Featured here is a 15-piece sunglass collection. The 16-style eyeglass collection...

 

Whats New
OAKLEY: Quarter Jacket
Oakley launches Quarter Jacket, the company’s first entry into the youth performance world. Specifically engineered...

 

Whats New
SÀFILO: Bobbi Brown Sun
Bobbi Brown has teamed up with Sàfilo Group to become the first makeup artist to launch a signature line of eyewear and...

 

Whats New
LUXOTTICA: Armani Garconne
Luxottica introduces Armani Garconne, a three-style special edition collection that sets the bar for undeniable elegance...

 

Editors Note
Uplifting Opportunities
Cat Power. Fun headline, right? And without a doubt, I had an equally good time entertaining (myself, at least) with trendsetting...

 

Behind the Seens
Ladies First

 

Parting Glance
Stylishly a Loooong Time Ago… 2005@20/20
Designer Lulu Guinness strolled the show floor of Expo West arm-in-arm with us. Kenneth Cole was a “shoe-in” for his cover...

 

L&T
Keep Your Eye on Wearables
As always, my annual trip to International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) proved illuminating. This year, high-tech specs...

 

L&T
Wrap Star
Benjamin Franklin did not wear wrap (or face form) frames even though the wind flowing across a kite flier’s eyes can promote...