2019 eyewear trends for Autumn

Now the clocks have changed, it’s time to start thinking about trends for the forthcoming Autumn Winter season. In eyewear there are 4 key themes…

Sunglasses for cycling – Joe’s top picks

It is true that most of us are particular about the way we look on the bike, one friend likes to say that cycling is 95% about the way you look and 5% about the way you ride!…

Our guide to sunglasses trends for Spring Summer 2015

In terms of styles for Spring Summer 2015, once again oversized glasses are featuring heavily as are retro styles (inspired by the 60s and 70s), coloured frames and lenses and if you are feeling bold then the extravagant look is definitely in this season, the bigger and the bolder the better!…

Eyewear brand focus: William Morris London

William Morris was created seventeen years ago by Robert Morris with the aim to offer designer style spectacles to every audience with a very English brand. We at Eyecare love the choice of colours and styles across the ranges that are constantly evolving…

Calling all Cyclists! Are You Protecting Your Eyes?

As Vincenzo Nibali seizes his impressive victory of the 101st Tour de France, have you ever considered the importance of eyewear during the race? With an average speed of 25-28 miles per hour on flat terrain, it’s vital that Tour de France riders protect their eyes at all times…

The Must-Read Guide to Sunglasses Trends for Summer 2014

The UK is gearing up for a scorcher of a summer. As far back as February – when much of Britain was being drenched by heavy and persistent rainfall – scientists were predicting with 75% certainty that we were in for the hottest summer on record. At the time it may have seemed far-fetched, but … Read more

Parisian Chic: Focus on Lafont Eyewear

Are you looking for effortlessly chic eyewear? Frames that exude sophistication and timeless style? Introducing Lafont eyewear – exclusive designer frames channeling irresistible Parisian chic.  Continental elegance on a global stage If one city epitomises elegance and romance above all others, it’s Paris. With a rich cultural history, Parisians hold a special kind of charm; … Read more

Our guide to ski sunglasses and ski goggles

Planning on hitting the slopes this winter but confused about buying sunglasses or goggles? To get the most out of the snow, experience has taught us that a good pair of sunglasses or goggles is just as essential as the right pair of boots. But what should you consider when choosing you ski eyewear? Ski … Read more

Choosing glasses to suit your face shape

Are you square like David Beckham or oval like Kylie Minogue? When it comes to finding your perfect pair of specs, understanding how frame styles flatter different face shapes is the key. Our frames stylist Sue Clarke describes the main face shapes and identifies which frames suit them best.  Whether you need new glasses for … Read more

Autumn Winter Eyewear Collection from Gucci

The new Autumn Gucci range  last week and created quite a stir of excitement in the practice. Christmas is coming so give yourself a present or a hint to a loved one if you feel now is a good time to change your glasses. Your spectacles say as much about you as your clothes and … Read more