Tag Archives: made in Italy

THEN AND NOW

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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 […]


NEW OPTICIANADOS!

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Our Opticianado line continues to expand in exciting ways with a smattering of new colours in the in our 006 and Macro 6 shapes! Made with legendary Mazzucchelli acetate and strengthened with our riveted five-barrel hinge, Opticianado frames offer a stylish and comfortable fit for every face that comes into our shop!


COLOUR INSPO: PANTONE COLOUR OF THE YEAR 2019

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Pantone has announced this bright, lively and energizing shade of coral as the colour of the year for 2019! As usual, we couldn’t help but look to our own collection of vintage and boutique contemporary eyewear for frames incorporating this pretty pop of colour.


OPTICIANADOS SPOTTED! THE DARCYS – CHASING THE FALL

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Look out! You can spot Opticianado frames in the brand new music video for Chasing the Fall by The Darcys!


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 […]


BIG, BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL WOMENS EYEGLASSES

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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 […]


NEW OPTICIANADO SHAPES

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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 […]


JORDAN IS BACK WITH A FRESH BATCH OF VINTAGE

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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 […]


OPTICIANADO SPOTTED ON 60 MINUTES WITH ANDERSON COOPER

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We were thrilled to see world-renowned wildlife photographer Thomas Mangelsen wearing our very own Opticianado model 006 on 60 Minutes with Anderson Cooper. You can watch their fascinating interview here and check out our model 006 here.


OPTICIANADO LINE FOR WHOLESALE

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The Opticianado eyewear line has grown in exciting ways in the last couple of years, with a selection of both metal and acetate models that each come in a beautiful palette of classic and modern colours. Handmade in Italy, the Macro series is the only high-end collection of eyewear designed specifically with a wide fit […]