It’s here. The East Coast’s largest and most fun eyewear meeting of the minds and brands: The International Vision Expo and Conference – “Vision Expo 2017” for short. Taking place this weekend at Javits Center in New York City, Vision Expo truly does offer something for everyone with an interest in designer eyewear. There will … Continue reading Now Playing in NYC: Vision Expo 2017
More than ever before, celebrities are getting involved in the increasingly lucrative world of designer eyewear. Gwen Stefani is no exception. The popular singer, fashion designer and star of NBC’s The Voice has a collaborative partnership with optical brand Tura for two fashion eyewear lines, which she of course helps to design: L.A.M.B. (the same brand … Continue reading Gwen Stefani: Designer Eyewear Maven
Uber-versatile actress and style icon Tilda Swinton can now add another hyphen to her illustrious CV: “designer spectacles model.” The London-born chameleon recently starred in a campaign for Gentle Monster, an avant-garde eyewear brand based in South Korea. Both seem especially in their elements. The two entities’ creative artistries interact to heighten the sense of … Continue reading Tilda Swinton Models Gentle Monster Eyewear
It’s happening. Wearable tech is no doubt beginning to heavily infiltrate the eyewear world – and we’re not just talking VR goggles. Italian eyewear company Safilo is currently testing sunglasses that actually measure your focus level, then help you to improve it. Athletes are the main participants in the tests, because focus is key to … Continue reading Glasses That Measure Brain Activity
Today is the one-year anniversary of CJO Blog! In the last 12 months, we’ve enjoyed sharing tons of eyewear info with you, from tips on how to pick the perfect frames for your face shape, to cool research studies about whether people who wear glasses are actually smarter, and the benefits of coffee to the … Continue reading Happy Anniversary To CJO Blog!
Mention the name, “Matsuda” to any style-astute person you know, and they’ll tell you the brand is known as one of world’s most trend-conscious houses of fashion eyewear. Simply put, Matsuda combines extensively detail-oriented craftsmanship with beautiful, clean designs that breathe the right amount of “Wow” into any look. Because their frames are both classic … Continue reading Designer Eyewear Spotlight: Matsuda
At Charlotte Jones Opticians, we love a great love story – especially one that includes fabulous designer eyewear. After all, how rare and cool is that? Enter Anne et Valentin. This eyewear brand is known for its challenges to status quo design, as well as its vigorous measures of craftsmanship that ensure beauty, top-notch fit and … Continue reading Designer Eyewear Spotlight: Anne et Valentin