SCENE + HEARD: Parties VM Photo Share: Around the Town By Staff Thursday, April 03, 2014 1:25 PM RELATED CONTENT Vision Expo East: New York City Delivers VM Photo Share: Show Shots Show Floor Says... VM Photo Share: NYC Sights, Sounds and People at Expo Classes for the Masses: CE Shines at Vision Expo NEW YORK—For many ECPs visiting New York for this year's show, action was packed outside of the Javits Center as well as in. From the Lower East Side to Chelsea to Gramercy, various frame designers and optical folk speckled the city with socializing, networking and showcasing Spring collections at celebrations across the isle. Take a trip through the high-fashion, high-rise, high-energy venues that attracted optical nightlife as March came to a close. 8/13 Georgetown Opticians at the LOFT Party » (L to R) Georgetown Opticians' Joost, Juliette and Pierce Voorthuis, who just celebrated 35 years in business, made it a family affair at The Loft NYC's Friday night party. LOFT Party Guests » Party guests Zach Winitz, Alex Feldman, Ryan Horne and wife at The LOFT party Friday night. Garrett Leight California Optical Showcase » Garrett Leight and Gary Black celebrate Leight's Spring collection at The Standard East Village Penthouse. Ladies Celebrating Leight » Jen Goodwin (center) of Garrett Leight California Optical joined by Julia Gogosha (l) Teddy Hamilton (r) of Gogosha Optique at The Standard East Village Penthouse. LEF at 'Zoobar' Party » Luxury Eyewear Forum fans Addie Bogart, William Burk, James Burk, Carl Cameau, Barry Montalto and Chad Ross kick off the weekend's parties at Jadis on Wednesday. Luxury Eyewear Forum ECP Members at Jadis » Barry Montalto and Scott Rosenwald at the Zoobar party at Jadis. LEF's Berks at Jadis » William and James Berk of Gleek & Howard Opticians at the Zoobar party. Essilor and Crizal Good Housekeeping Tour » Alan Bender of Les Lunettes Optique observes the history of products given the Good Housekeeping Seal at Essilor's ECP tour Thursday morning. Good Housekeeping and Bling Eyewear » Good Housekeeping publisher Pat Haegele with Bling Eyewear's Cesarina C. Hanson and Jennifer Jerdee at the lunch touting Essilor's Good Housekeeping Seal for its Crizal No-Glare lenses. Optical Arts at the Essilor/Crizal Good Housekeeping Tour » Optical Arts owner Mary Nyitray and her husband at the Essilor/Crizal/Good Housekeeping lunch at the Hearst Tower Thursday afternoon. Pildes Optical & Eyechic at Good Housekeeping » Pildes Optical & Eyechic owner Eral Adoni and guest celebrate the Good Housekeeping seal with Crizal and Essilor after the tour on Thursday. Seal of Approval » The Good Housekeeping Seal was established in 1909. ECPs in the House » The Good Housekeeping Research Institute treated key accounts of Essilor's Crizal lens products to lunch in the famed Good Housekeeping dining room after the tour.