Maintaining good health includes protection of our eyes. Even though vision problems are often caused by age-related eye conditions, it does not mean that we can neglect caring for our sight, even when we are young- checking up on our vision and caring for our eye sight becomes more important the older we get. We […]
Once upon a time in America, young men came across and restored several pairs of gold-filled 1940‘s spectacles while studying in college. He discovered that gold-filled cable temples were holding the lightweight frame in position while he was pitching for his college baseball team. Soon, friends and family were asking him to find and restore […]
We have great news to share! Optique is welcoming back The Henry Jullien collection! As the saying goes, the things that are special will become the things we remember the best. Especially the things that are aesthetic or modern; light or in great proportions. That is why each frame from Henry […]
Kawasaki, an award winning industrial designer, has approached his signature collection with an artist’s mind for creative design and a mathematician’s mind for precision. Kawasaki frames are constructed of the leading material in modern frame design, Beta-titanium. Durable yet lightweight, beta titanium is the ideal counterpart to the sophisticated design philosophy of Kawasaki.
For 30 years, Morgenthal Frederics has been creating legendary designs for the most recognizable faces in the world. Company focus always been high-end optical eyewear and sunglasses for those who covet classic American design and appreciate superior to none quality. In 1986, New York optician Richard Morgenthal purchased the iconic Frederics Opticians, and the first Morgenthal […]
Classic tortoise shell frames are back! Well, maybe they never actually left… Tortoise shell is the one look in eyeglass frames that has been around since the beginning. Tortoise shell is one of the original materials from which eyeglass frames were made. Why was it called tortoise shell? Until the early seventies, tortoise shell was really […]