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The Heritage Behind Essedue Sunglasses


October 30, 2017

The brand ESSEDUE is a 50 years family brand with the experience in the optical industry and it incorporates the Italian tradition with innovation, research and technology. With a strong Italian tradition, each pair of ESSEDUE frame goes through 72 phases for about 50 days of production to create the perfect frame with handmade finishes. […]



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.



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 […]



Comings and Goings: Vintage Sneakers, T’s and Jewels


August 7, 2017

What’s old is new again. It’s tough to make it in the small retail business these days. But two area businesses recently opened with a focus of the resale model. Around the corner from where I live in Brighton, I noticed signs going up at 1494 Monroe Ave. for Eli Estate Jewelers. Robert Eli Bass recently set […]



Face à Face – The Brand


July 31, 2017

Free, Bold, Colourful, Face A Face’s style has real character! Far from standardized fashion diktats and conformist trends , each collection  asserts its artistic temperament , drawing its inspiration from the sources of Modern Art, architecture and contemporary design.

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