Sunwear


Allison Renews Missoni Eyewear License

From Missoni's Spring/Summer 2012 runway show

Padua, Italy--The Italian House of Missoni continues to be internationally renowned for its signature chevron print and all-around … [Read more...]

Opening Spectacle Offers Luxe Eyewear in an Uber-Chic Setting

Ultimate Spectacle, a new upscale eyewear boutique

New York—There’s a new eyewear shop in town and it is quite the spectacle. The Ultimate Spectacle, in fact. This new Upper East … [Read more...]

Alue Optics Premieres Unisex, Retro Sunglasses

Alue Optics One

Groton, CT—With retro chic on the minds of everyone from designer Miuccia Prada to Banana Republic’s “Mad Men” collection, even to … [Read more...]

Fall / Winter 2012 Paris: Eyewear

READY TO WEAR fall winter 2012_Alexander_Mc_Queen_Paris_march_2012

Runway fashion focusing on Eyewear by designer. … [Read more...]

Fall / Winter 2012 London: Eyewear

Ready to wear Fall Winter 2011 Acne London February 2012

Runway fashion focusing on Eyewear by designer. … [Read more...]

Balenciaga Eyewear License Heads to Marcolin

Spring 2012 runway look from Balenciaga

Longarone, Italy—The shuffle of licenses among Italy’s top eyewear companies continues. On Wednesday, Marcolin S.p.A., reported … [Read more...]

Marchon Rolls Out Eco-Friendly Eyewear Cases

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Melville, NY—Like the best poker players, Marchon Eyewear "knows when to hold ‘em, when to fold ‘em and when to walk away"…from … [Read more...]

Marchon Signs Chloe License

A Chloe Fall Winter 2011-12 ad

Melville, NY--French fashion house Chloé recently signed a license with Marchon for a line of luxury eyewear. Under the … [Read more...]

B. Robinson Nabs Adrienne Vittadini Sunglass and Readers License

Adrienne Vittadini sketches for Pantone's Spring 2012 report

New York—Adrienne Vittadini is soon to be seeing very clearly. The company just signed a license for non-prescription sunglasses … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

Sunpocket Eyewear

I got a pocket, got a pocket full of sunshine….nope you don’t have to cup your ears, we’re not attempting to break any windows … [Read more...]

Safilo to Acquire Polaroid from Stylemark for $87 Million

Polaroid ad

Padua, Italy—At a time when polarized lenses are moving away from just sport and into the fashion arena, Safilo has signed an … [Read more...]

Luxottica Snaps Up Armani Eyewear License

Emporio Armani

Milan—In the tug of war between two Italian-based titans in the eyewear business over which company, Safilo or Luxottica, would … [Read more...]