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Alain Miklitarian Joins Gold & Wood as Artistic Director in October


October 17, 2017

Citing a strong growth year, domestically and internationally, Gold & Wood founder, Maurice Leonard, has joined forces with eyewear designer Alain Miklitarian, creator of the international Alain Mikli brand, to join the Gold & Wood team. Miklitarian will take the position of artistic director with the company effective with the upcoming Silmo exhibition, to be held Oct.6 to 9 […]



Eyewear Trends Spotted at Copenhagen Fashion Week Spring 2018


September 25, 2017

Copenhagen Fashion Week SS18 is over and we have reviewed the eyewear trends spotted from on the fashionable girls on the streets.



Paris Fashion Week Goes Yohji Yamamoto


September 19, 2017

We couldn’t help noticing that one of the models was wearing a sleek pair of sunglasses from the brand new Brando collection SS18 named YY7015 col 002.



The Best Eyewear Trends & Styles Spotted at Afropunk Festival 2017


September 11, 2017

Here are the best and craziest eyewear spotted at this year’s Afropunk 2017 music festival.



Anti-Reflective (AR) Coating


August 28, 2017

What is Anti-Reflective AR coating? Anti-reflective coating (aka, no-glare, AR) is a series of layers that is adhered to the back and front surface of a lens, or just the back of the lens if the lens is polarized. The purpose of no glare coating is to help reduce the amount of reflections on the […]



How to View the 2017 Solar Eclipse Safely


August 21, 2017

Looking directly at the sun is unsafe except during the brief total phase of a solar eclipse (“totality”), when the moon entirely blocks the sun’s bright face, which will happen only within the narrow path of totality. The only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed sun is through special-purpose solar […]



Oliver Peoples Collaborates with Alain Mikli


August 14, 2017

To celebrate their 30th Anniversary, Oliver Peoples has collaborated with famed eyewear brand Alain Mikli for a colorful capsule collection. Established in 1978 with an identity rooted in art and fashion, the French brand is recognized for its unique and vivid eyewear design. Coupled with our intellectual aesthetic and discreet branding, the results are fresh and distinctive. The Oliver […]

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