Posts tagged "eyewear"

Win This! Enter The Frisky’s Shades Of Summer Pinterest Contest

Imagine this: you and your boo are cruisin' down the highway with the windows down, summer heat warms your face while Lana del Ray's "West Coast" blasts from the stereo. You reach down for your sunglasses and retrieve a pair of cheap, scratched shades from the dollar store…
By: Katie Oldenburg / June 13, 2014

Hi/Lo: 9 Styles Of Sunglasses That Are Totally On Trend For Spring

Spring has arrived, the days are getting longer and the sun is shining brighter. Time to invest in a new pair of designer sunglasses! Wait, maybe not. I don't know about you, but I've lost, sat on or otherwise broken so many pairs of sunglasses over the years, that I now refuse to spend any more tha…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 3, 2014

Must Haves: Major Sunglasses For $25 Or Less

When it comes to sunglasses, we say the bigger the better. Why? Let us count the ways: a pair of large frame sunglasses will make you look and feel like a movie star, add interest to a basic outfit, and distract from that chin zit that just won't quit. Looking for a pair that will…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 6, 2012

Meet Your New Super Cool Eco-Friendly Glasses

Even though geek-chic has been a colossal trend the past few years, we're completely over thick plastic frames. We're moving on to hipper wood frames by Sire's Crown, which uses eco-friendly woods and plastics to make their eyeglasses and sunglasses. It's simple logic that eyeglasses should enhance, not detract, from your features, especially since you…
By: Annika Harris / October 4, 2011

Alexander McQueen Eyewear A Shade Spooky

The late, great fashion designer Alexander McQueen's label lives on, and the newest offering is from the eye wear line. In these ads, we get a peek of what's to come: Jackie O. and Speed Racer. Touch Puppet deems the skull-tastic ads Damien Hirst-esque, which sounds about right. I suppose it's more…
By: Susannah Breslin / June 25, 2010

Christian Dior Would Like To See You (Literally) In Contact Lenses

Combining fashion and eyewear is a slightly contradictory deal. On the one hand, there are people who actually need to wear glasses, and so they opt for designer frames to deal with their genetic failings (but often still wish that their condition didn't have to be a fashion statement). Then there are those who…
By: Leonora Epstein / June 15, 2010

Let Me Comb Your Hair, Little Man

Tom Ford's relentless campaign to sex up the world will not be stopped, dammit! [Fashion Gone Rogue]…
By: Susannah Breslin / January 19, 2010

Is It Legal To Marry A Pug?

Because if it is, I want to marry Winston. Pipeline points us to the adorableness that is a pug named Winston modeling eyeglasses for ModCloth. On the left? That's "Winston Gates." On the right? That's "Diane Von Winstonburg." I want to climb through the screen and squeeze those furry cheeks! If…
By: Susannah Breslin / October 2, 2009

Contact Lenses Gives You Anime Eyes

Boyfriend into Japanese cartoons? Then he'll love you in these extra-wide contact lenses from GEO Lens. The lenses sounded innocuous enough at first, but after two seconds of moderate internet investigation, I learned that the lenses primary function are to give your eyes the appearance of an anime character. WTF? The lenses are…
By: Ali Jawin / June 11, 2009

Quickies!: Janet Jackson Cancels Rest Of Tour

Janet Jackson is not rescheduling any of her postponed concerts, so the Rock Witchu Tour is officially canceled. Maybe now she'll realize her act is old and tired. [Perez Hilton] Cuddle parties can be awkward. [Daily Bedpost] Since we're all trying to curb our spending, check out these ideas for dating…
By: Annika Harris / November 4, 2008