What’s cool? The minimalist P5000

“Minimalism” is a word imbued with a lot of meaning but, on the surface, the word doesn’t appear to have much meaning at all anymore (Minimalism is minimalist!). The word “Minimalism” is used thoughtlessly, and is often without the context of a book or an article, it lacks the necessary context to know whether it means the same thing to all. Continue reading


P5000 Replaces Gels®

Gels®* Reading Glasses by Scojo New York®* have been a favorite of American style meisters for over 25 years. You may be familiar with them. But if you’re not, envision the eyewear worn by Senator Elizabeth Warren and President Teddy Roosevelt. Gels are rimless and have a clearly identifiable shape.  A shape popular our granddad’s day. Scojo New York’s Gels Continue reading


Nannini Reading Glasses: A Marvel of Italian Design & Engineering [VIDEO]

There’s something special about the way the Italians approach design, isn’t there? The style, the look, the feel—and the unique way they combine design and engineering—is something we Americans envy. Especially eyewear professionals. Yes, they make some cool cars, designer clothing, and other products, too. So, in honor of fine Italian design, we present you Continue reading


What’s Cool Now?

As the Internet’s principal purveyor of cool reading glasses for men and women, we’re often asked “what’s cool these days?” We salute the many who acknowledge our outstanding sense of trends in popular culture and further present the first on our list of that which is cool now: Copenhagen Copenhagen has been cited as the happiest city in the world Continue reading