Hitting the Red Carpet at the 70th Annual Tony Awards

By Staff
Thursday, June 23, 2016 3:54 PM Broadway’s biggest night, the 70th Annual Tony Awards, aired live on Sunday, June 12. The star studded evening featured huge wins for “Hamilton,” a tribute to the Orlando victims as well as many great looks gracing the red carpet. Take a look at this list of winners and red carpet roundup courtesy of CNN.com. Can you spot who was wearing the only pair of sunnies?

Eyewear Evolution of Mary-Kate and Ashley

By Staff
Thursday, June 23, 2016 3:51 PM Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen just celebrated their 30th birthdays. The Olsen twins have been in the spotlight since infancy and have therefore been in the spotlight for most of their fashion experimentation. Take a look back at their eyewear evolution in this Vogue.com slideshow.

Summertime Sunnies

By Staff
Thursday, June 23, 2016 3:48 PM While sunglasses should be worn during daytime hours to protect from harmful UV rays, there are definitely frames that fit specific occasions. From daytime pool parties and Sunday brunch to a wedding weekend and end-of-summer Labor Day events take a look at nymag’s take on sunglasses for every occasion.

Materialise and Luxexcel to Develop Additive Manufacturing Processor

By Staff
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 12:21 AM LEUVEN, Belgium—Materialise NV (NASDAQ: MTLS), a provider of additive manufacturing software and 3D printing technology for the medical, industrial and eyewear markets, announced that it is collaborating with Luxexcel, a Dutch start-up of customized 3D printed optics.

Adlens Reveals New Frame Styles for AdlensFocuss

By Alexandrea Mobijohn
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:00 AM OXFORD, U.K.—Adlens has revealed two new frame styles for AdlensFocuss, the world’s first prescription adjustable focus eyewear.

California Dreaming With Raen Eyewear and M.R.K.T’s Sunglass Collaboration

By Jamie Wilson
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:00 AM NEW YORK—California cool reigns supreme with the limited edition eyewear collection stemming from a collaboration between San Diego-based eyewear brand, Raen and Los-Angeles-based design label, M.R.K.T. (Mad Rabbit Kicking Tiger).

Etnia Barcelona Bows Jean-Michel Basquiat Collection for Street Artists

By Alexandrea Mobijohn
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:00 AM BARCELONA, Spain—Etnia Barcelona, having built its story through reflections of art and photography icons, explores the world of graffiti and street art with the launch of the Jean-Michel Basquiat collection of sunglasses.

Face à Face, Bocca

By Jamie Wilson
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:00 AM Bocca was born from a creative challenge, which was to sculpt a unique frame inspired by an icon of contemporary art, the Mae West Lips Sofa by Dali. From a one-of-a-kind piece to capsule collection, Bocca has turned into a brand of its own, acclaimed worldwide for its femininity and irresistible spirit.

L’Amy America Presents the TLG Collection of Thin Light Glasse

By Alexandrea Mobijohn
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:00 AM WILTON, Conn.—Short for thin, light glasses, the TLG Collection launched by L’Amy America combines innovative materials with technological features for a modern mens design.

Seeing Red, White and Blue as American Brands Randolph and Shinola Update Military-Inspired Styles

By Jamie Wilson
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:00 AM NEW YORK—Made in America is what this latest eyewear collaboration is all about as Randolph Engineering, Massachusetts’ premiere eyewear manufacturer and Shinola, the Detroit-based design brand launch a new line that presents a twist on classic eyewear styles.

Split Personality

By Jamie Wilson
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:00 AM WHO: Those who fall into the astrological sign Gemini, such as Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, indecisive types, chameleons and those interested in the relationship between yin and yang.

Tom Ford by Marcolin Launches Private Eyewear Collection

By Alexandrea Mobijohn
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:00 AM LONGARONE, Italy—Marcolin has announced the launch of the Tom Ford Private Eyewear Collection, a special edition of five sunglasses and six optical frames designed for the eyewear connoisseur. This 11-piece collection commemorates Tom Ford’s 11 years of making eyewear.

Zenni Optical Supports 2016 Graduates With $1 Million Eyewear Giveaway

By Staff
Friday, June 17, 2016 12:15 AM NOVATO, Calif.—Zenni Optical, a leader in online prescription eyewear, has launched Class of Zenni, a massive giveaway of $1 million in glasses to 2016 graduates.

The New De Rigo REM: Family-Owned, Same Management Team, Enhanced Brand Portfolio

By Staff
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 12:24 AM LONGARONE, Italy and SUN VALLEY, Calif.—With the news of De Rigo Vision’s acquisition of REM Eyewear, a move announced yesterday and reported by VMail, executives of both companies reiterated that the deal will mean an enhanced presence for De Rigo Group’s eyewear and sunwear brands in North America, and they clarified that REM’s business will continue to operate as usual from its Los Angeles area headquarters and soon will absorb the operations of De Rigo USA from its current Florida HQ.

IECP to Source Lenses from EGMA, Eyewear from A&A Optical

By Staff
Monday, June 6, 2016 12:30 AM WICHITA, Kansas—Independent Eye Care Professionals  has reached an agreement with EGMA LLC and A&A Optical to manufacture ophthalmic lenses and  eyewear sets for programs administered by IECP subsidiaries.
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