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


So Long, Scojo

Last month we attended the annual Vision Expo East convention in New York.  That always a welcome business s trip because New York’s our home where we spent 35 awesome years building businesses, teaching classes, and enjoying the sublime energy and culture of the City. This year’s visit to the Expo was bittersweet.  The convention, 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