Category Archives: designer

OP X OPTICIANADO TRUNK SHOW

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Time for some new specs? Need something classic? Tasteful? Yet interesting? We’ve got all of those and more at the Oliver Peoples trunk show! Stop by the shop on Sunday May 12th from 12 – 4 PM for an exclusive opportunity to view the entire collection from one of the optical industry’s most iconic designers.


TREAT YOSELF AT THE LA EYEWORKS TRUNK SHOW

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There are few contemporary brands as daring, creative and invigorating as shop favourite LA Eyeworks. Lovingly handcrafted, this line celebrates the diversity of faces and consistently takes risks that produce a little something special for every glasses wearer. On January 13th, we’ll be thrilled to host an LA Eyeworks trunk show with the entire collection […]


THIS JUST IN: OLIVER PEOPLES

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The weather may be dreary, but the vibes in the shop aren’t! Especially with the arrival of gorgeous new frames from Oliver Peoples. Sassy sunnies with exaggerated angles and exquisite handcrafted Italian acetate are sure to give you all the style inspiration you need for your next pair! Seriously, we can’t wait to see them […]


YELLOWS PLUS, ROCKETS, ÉCOLE AND MORE!

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From bejewelled cat-eyes to minimal titanium, we’ve had an eclectic week when it comes to new stock. New shapes from the elusive Yellows Plus feature elegant colour combinations and flattering shapes. Polished titanium elevates the simplicity of these frames to offer a look that is effortless and sophisticated. Handmade in Italy, these new Rockets are […]


OUR CAZAL COLLECTION

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Having gained a cult-following in the 1980s, Cazal eyewear remains iconic to this day with highly recognizable frames loved by those who flaunt their individuality and extravagance. Opticianado is currently one of the only optical shops in Toronto to carry this handcrafted German brand, and we pride ourselves on offering our clients a variety of […]


LOVE, GERMANO

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There are many different ways to make a statement with your eyewear. Whether bold or subtle, timeless or playful, the frame you choose still says a lot about how your present yourself to the world. If your style is something you like to experiment with, even with small details and accessories, it can certainly be […]


LA EYE-CONS

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Known for their bold contemporary shapes and daring colours, LA Eyeworks remains one of our go-to brands for anyone looking to stand out. Every year we’re in awe of their new shapes and new iterations of classic looks. We’re lucky enough to also have a handful of iconic vintage LA Eyeworks frames, many of which […]


NEW YELLOWS PLUS STOCK

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Handmade in Japan with detail-oriented craftsmanship and the finest titanium and acetate, the elusive Yellows Plus eyewear is only available at two different locations across Canada, and we are lucky enough to house the biggest collection of models. Though lightweight, these frames are some of the best when it comes to durability and even recent […]


NEW STOCK AT OPTICIANADO

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Lots of new goodies lining our shelves from both contemporary designers and unique vintage deadstock! From Victory, we’ve got sassy cat eyes and thick statement masculine shapes! Sweet metals like these are perfect for petite faces. And for the optical lover who loves to stand out, new shapes from Cazal Eyewear for a look that […]


AH LEE SEE AH

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What attracted you to the optical industry? It sort of happened by accident, honestly. I started at the shop when I first moved to Toronto and quickly found that I loved the team, shop environment, and working one-on-one with people as a stylist. My colleagues all (very strongly) encouraged me to pursue opticianry and since […]