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NEW OPTICIANADO SHAPES

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They’re heeeere! After many drawings and months of waiting, we are proud to say that we have a gorgeous array of new shapes as part of our house line of eyewear. Designed by shop owner Jordan Paul for optimal fit and comfort, our frames are made from legendary Mazzucchelli acetate in a gorgeous palette that […]


JORDAN IS BACK WITH A FRESH BATCH OF VINTAGE

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We get asked all the time: ‘Is Jordan here?’ ‘When is Jordan going on a buying trip?’ ‘When is Jordan getting back from his buying trip?’ WELL, the man is back, and boy did he bring gifts. Now back in the Junction after his trip to Europe, Jordan has blown the dust off 100s of […]


INCOMING LA EYEWORKS TRUNK SHOW!

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Time for something new and colourful? We’ve got the LA Eyeworks trunk show going down here in the shop for one day only! On Saturday October 20th from 11 – 4 PM we’ll have the whole collection here from this iconic modern eyewear designer, with new shapes and colour combinations just perfect for those looking […]


SAM’S PICKS

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If you’ve been in the shop before, there’s a good chance you’ve met Sam and gotten to know her fabulous taste in frames. As we re-vamp our vintage stock for the week, we’re focusing on some of her very favourites from our collection.


NEW WOODY FRAMES IN STOCK

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We’ve got a handful of beautiful new frames in from Woody, made with pride and a passion for eyewear right here in Canada! With a unique wood-like finish and pops of colour, these classic shapes are the perfect choice for someone who wants that timeless aesthetic with the details to set them apart from the […]


OPTICIANADO SPOTTED ON 60 MINUTES WITH ANDERSON COOPER

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We were thrilled to see world-renowned wildlife photographer Thomas Mangelsen wearing our very own Opticianado model 006 on 60 Minutes with Anderson Cooper. You can watch their fascinating interview here and check out our model 006 here.


THOMAS’ PICKS

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This week we’re featuring a selection of vintage frames as chosen by optician Thomas. With over 25 years of experience in the industry, Thomas has a wealth of knowledge and impeccable taste that zeroes in on the perfect fit and style every time. While you’ll have to come in for yourself to see all the […]


A FRAME FOR EVERY FALL COLOUR

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With the sweltering days of August come and gone, it’s safe to say that summer in Toronto is coming to a close. But don’t despair! With a new season comes new beginnings and fabulous new trends in fashion and eyewear. This year, Pantone’s colour palette for fall and winter 2018 includes many rich and luscious […]


VITA’S TOP 5

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With fabulous stylist Vita in the shop today, we were eager to pick her brain for some of her personal favourites when it comes to our frames. Her sense of style is bold and maximalist with a sharp eye for the little details that set our eyewear collection apart from the rest. Thinking of something […]


OPTICIANADO LINE FOR WHOLESALE

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The Opticianado eyewear line has grown in exciting ways in the last couple of years, with a selection of both metal and acetate models that each come in a beautiful palette of classic and modern colours. Handmade in Italy, the Macro series is the only high-end collection of eyewear designed specifically with a wide fit […]