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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 […]


THE IMPORTANCE OF REGULAR EYE EXAMS

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We’ve got the most unique and eclectic collection of eyewear that Toronto has to offer, but did you know that you can also book an eye exam with us on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays? Regular visits to the optometrist are an essential part of looking after the health of your eyes, and making sure that […]


SOLSTICE GIVEAWAY

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The Summer Solstice has arrived and as the sun shines brighter and hotter than ever, there’s no better time to reach  for a beautiful new pair of sunglasses! Want your very own OPTICIANADO pair?! It’s easy! From now until June 21st, come into Opticianado and fill out a ballot with your name, sign up for […]


THE LATEST FROM LINDBERG’S HORN COLLECTION

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In this truly one of a kind collection, Lindberg combines tasteful minimalism with luxurious materials to create a set of exquisite shapes. Buffalo Titanium has captured the optical industry’s attention with its originality and meticulous pursuit of beauty, winning multiple awards all over the world. We’re thrilled to have 5 new pieces from this collection […]


THE THREE Os

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From eye exams and prescriptions to frames and contact lenses, there’s a lot that goes into maintaining your vision. All these jobs and more are done by various ocular health professionals including ophthalmologists, optometrists and opticians. To the average person, it can be easy to confuse these 3 roles, and while each are distinct they […]


NEW MACRO MODELS AND GOODIES FROM CAZAL!

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You guessed it; we’ve got more new stock for the taking! From the Opticianado line, we’ve got new Macros in to perfectly fit faces that are broader through the temples. This fine, round metal offers a more delicate aesthetic for someone needing a switch from their usual plastic. Acetate temples offer a pop of colour […]


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 […]


SUPER EYEWEAR

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This week in optical inspiration, we’re looking at the every day disguises of iconic 70s era superheros. First off, who other than Clark Kent? Isis here as her alter-ego Andrea Thomas in this ultra-wide metal aviator. That pin-straight hair makes this an unmistakably 70s look. You may think that only Diana Price could get away […]


LATEST GOODIES

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This week in new stock, we’ve got beauties in all shapes, sizes, and sun-protecting capabilities. From trendy ovals to slick double-bridges, Oliver Peoples, Paul Smith and Lindberg are sure to have your inspired for your next pair. We’ve got plenty more on the way, so be sure to check back and/or follow us on Instagram […]


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 […]