‘It was the beginning of the 60’s when I was in Paris at Pierre Cardin’s, with whom we created the first folding glasses. They were immediately copied, but I never got angry. If you are being copied it means you are good!”-Germano Gambini We’re at it again, it’s history of eyewear time – this time, […]
Join us on Sunday June.7th, from 1-4pm for the Oliver Peoples x Opticianado Trunk Show! View the whole collection, one day only at the store. ‘Oliver Peoples was founded in 1987 with the opening of its first boutique and subsequent launch of the original collection. From the beginning, Oliver Peoples had a passion for superior […]
Established in 1941, Victory Eyewear has styled some of the most famous musicians, politicians, and entertainers in history. The likes of Buddy Holly, Dean Martin, and Jerry Lewis all wore Victory American Optical frames. The company has been in the family for four generations, and still maintains the same style, and quality that founder, Vincent […]
Yellows Plus out of Japan has recently come out with some new models for their 2014 collection. They now come in gorgeous new colours including “crystal navy” and “yellowish green” which are very subtle if you’re looking for a pop of colour without being too outlandish.
Woody’s has recently added some beautiful frames to their collection and we carry most of them! Woody’s have great texture and interesting colour combinations in a variety of shapes and sizes. Come by the store to shop the entire collection.
Make a bold statement with larger, thicker frames. From the late 1950’s to the late 1980’s, we’ve got statement glasses for all.
Send your kids back to school with perfect vision. Children under the age of 20 are covered under OHIP and we are happy to arrange an eye-exam Friday afternoons (starting at 2pm) or Saturday (starting at 11am.) Amongst our wide variety of vintage and new release styles,we carry many frames for children and teens of […]
We just got in a slew of new Woody frames! They have always been our leading faux-wood line, but now they make real wood frames! We have four of them, and they are great, so check em’ out!
Within our vast collection of vintage frames, we’re proud to be carrying deadstock vintage Ralph Lauren glasses in various shapes, sizes and shades of tortoise shell.
Thursday night 250 design and architectural professionals convened for Azure Magazine’s 2012 AZ Awards at the Thompson Hotel. Today, we were stoked to meet Sean Pearson an architect from Vancouver. Sean received an AZ Award on Thursday for Best Commercial and Industrial Architectural Building over 1100 square metres for the Nike Football Training Centre in […]