We love new toys! Handcrafted in Italy and from the creative mind of Tokyo-born designer Akira Ishiwatari, these truly unique acetate shapes are inspired by the childhood enthusiasm felt when receiving a new toy. If you’ve been needing an excuse to come to the Junction and play with your look, this is it. Seriously. Try […]
Opticianado’s unique blend of never-before-worn vintage frames and boutique eyewear designers offers a selection unlike any other in Toronto. While we often look to our deadstock collection for out-there frames and bright, kitschy colours, we can still see many vintage details and elements of inspiration that set our contemporary stock apart. In these photos you can […]
With their sleek design and light-as-a-feather flexible titanium, Waza frames are a beautiful frame choice for all kinds of faces. These classic beauties combine finesse with sturdy construction and serve an overall look of sophistication and good taste.
We pride ourselves on carrying a vast range of sizes to fit and flatter all the beautiful faces that come into our shop. In fact, wide-fitting frames are a staple of our house line of eyewear! Designed with optical expertise by shop owner Jordan Paul and handcrafted in Italy, Opticianado frames offer both modern style […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
If you’ve been to the shop at all before, you know that our shapes are largely unisex and that we choose to organize our stock by style and designer as opposed to gender. Our unique approach to finding you the best eyewear means that we prefer to focus mainly on fit and details that enhance […]
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 […]