Love typography? See the world through Garamond or Helvetica eyewear

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Saturday 25 January 2014

Japanese eyewear brand Type has designed these classy black eyewear frames with design aesthetics taking its cue from the Helvetica and Garamond typefaces. Looking at how delightful these are, we now know what font these costumey teashades so loved by Ozzy Osbourne really comes in: Comic Sans.

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A Chart of Famous Eyewear: who wore what specs

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Wednesday 2 October 2013

Choosing the right eyewear for yourself can be a pretty daunting task. You have to consider face shape, color, personality, eye prescription, budget, and so on. Oh my, all that effort for something people won’t even notice? Shame, shame. Pop Chart Lab, Inc. in Brooklyn, New York, came up with a good solution: A chart […]

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From the LAEM store: TIMBER sunnnies from skateboards

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Thursday 24 May 2012

Inspired by skate and surf culture, TIMBER creates eyewear and accessories from skateboard ply. Their Surf Glasses are crafted from eco-friendly wood and bamboo, and inspired by early boards. While their line of recycled belt buckles takes weathered skate decks and repurposes them into a cool statement of form and function. Select eyewear and accessories are available now in the Lost At E Minor online store.

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Holloway: sunnies made from recycled skate decks

Bridget Barnett Contributor

By Bridget Barnett in New Fashion on Wednesday 7 March 2012

The Australian boys behind Holloway Eyewear use recycled skate decks and snowboards to make handcrafted glasses for the eco-friendly hipster.

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Minimal Baroque fashion illustration

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By Eve Politanoff in New Illustration on Saturday 29 January 2011

For Prada’s new eyewear collection, Minimal Baroque, the fashion house turned to three fashion illustrators to create their advertising campaign.

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