Join us for a live Jazz flute performance by Jef Kearns on Saturday, December 5th! Santa In The Junction is also happening that day, so the Junction will be hopping with Christmas markets, live music, workshops and more! Come on by to hear Jef play from 2-4 pm. Admission is FREE!
Our November sale is coming to a close in a few days! Everything from one-of-a-kind dead stock vintage, to new handmade frames are on sale, in both sunglasses and optical. Save up to 50% off select frames in store for a limited time! Treat yourself! Did you know that we cut the lenses in house? That […]
It is that time of year again! Our November sale is on NOW! Save up to 50% off sunglasses and optical frames, including favorite brands like Saville Row, Bevel, Kirk Originals, Yellows Plus and more! Lots of frames are marked at 50% off, including one-of-a-kind vintage so you will not want to miss this!
Join us this Sunday, October 25th from 2-4pm for a live organ performance by Ike Stubblefield! Ike has played with many famous musicians like George Benson, Eric Clapton, Ike and Tina Turner, and many, many more. Admission is Free! Refreshments will be served. @Opticianado 2919 Dundas St West
Why are eye exams important? Do I need to bother checking my eyes if I don’t wear glasses? Is a simple sight test and not a full exam OK? How often should I be testing my eyes? These are all common questions we encounter on a daily basis, and hopefully this blog post will help […]
OPTICIANADO is proud to announce a limited edition of two new styles for men and women, available in seven colours, designed by owner Jordan Paul. These exclusive frames are hand-made in Segusino, Italy. Made with Mazzuchelli acetate, which was founded in 1849 – Mazzucchelli manufactures some of the most sought-after cotton-based acetate in the world. Come in […]
Join us this Sunday, June 14th for a special musical event! Kingsley Ettienne will be here playing the Hammond B3 Organ at the shop from 1-4pm. Get ready for an energetic, fun, jazzy good time! The store will be open for frame shopping as well, so come by, have a coffee, and listen to some […]
We are extremely excited to report we have been voted ‘Best Sunglasses in Toronto’ by BlogTO! Big thanks to everyone who voted for us, and to our customers! Check out the BlogTO shout out here.
Last month Opticianado owner and curator Jordan Paul visited an international eyewear trade show in New York, where he searched high and low for the new best thing. Here is where he found Spectaculars – a Long Island based frame manufacturer still adhering to the traditional hand-made process. The shapes we all know and love, […]
What does “deadstock” mean? New old stock or deadstock means the product has never been worn, sold or bought, and often still has the original tag and packaging. Opticianado owner and curator, Jordan Paul, travels the world looking for closing Optical shops and factories for never worn vintage eyewear. Jordan has an overwhelming amount of frames […]