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The History of Persol 714 on Screen There’s a reason actor Steve McQueen was known as the “king of cool” in the ‘60’s and ‘70’s. It wasn’t just his talent that made McQueen so sought after in the film industry; it was his style that was the backbone of his...
Prada is one of the oldest luxury fashion houses in the world. While it’s now one of the most recognisable brands out there (and the home of the amazing Prada glasses listed below), it was founded in 1913 by Mario and Martino Prada as a small leather goods shop, Fratelli...
Versace is one of the undisputed big hitters when it comes to fashion. The 1978 brainchild of Gianni Versace has risen to global fame; the iconic Medusa logo, inspired by Roman ruins, is now synonymous with one of the true world leaders in luxury. While the Italian fashion house...
Quay was born on the Australian festival circuit, making stylish shades for partygoers down under. Now one of the world’s biggest and best sunglasses brands, Quay continues to make cool, affordable sunnies that stand out from the crowd. Known for everything from affordable sunglasses to high-fashion, the Quay sunglasses...
  Dior is one of the premier fashion houses in the world. Founded in post-war Paris by Christian Dior, the label quickly rose to prominence in both high fashion and popular retail circles. While Dior is most well-known for their clothing and fragrances, their sunglasses are also highly coveted. In...
Wondering how much do glasses cost? If you’re a glasses’ wearer, you’ll know that wearing specs can be a costly exercise with regular visits to the optometrist to check your prescription & eye health, plus the cost of the frame and lenses to correct your vision.  Read our blog to...
Persol is one of the world’s oldest eyewear makers. The brand began as a specialised firm known for their craftsmanship, making sunglasses for pilots and racing drivers in Italy who required comfort, protection and optimum vision. Steve McQueen famously wore Persol frames. The brand came to the USA in...
Buying Gucci Glasses Want to add Gucci Glasses for men to your collection but not sure where to start? Read on to discover how to make the best high fashion statement with your eyewear this year! All About Gucci The gold standard in Italian luxury, Gucci was founded in the 1920’s by...
Buying Gucci Glasses Want to add Gucci Glasses to your collection but not sure where to start? Read on to discover how to make the best high fashion statement with your eyewear this year! The Gucci Lowdown   The gold standard in Italian luxury, Gucci was founded in the 1920’s by a man...
Cricket is not just a sport, for some people, it is more like a religion.  It is a sport that not only unites countries but also people. Finally, it is that time of the year when people from 10 different countries come together and cheer for their nation on...
Muddy fields, pumping music and great bands – the Glastonbury 2019 has finally arrived.  With Glastonbury’s gates open, many festival-troopers have purchased their Glastonbury tickets and are rapidly making their way to southwest England for a jam-packed weekend of drinking, dancing and, in all likelihood, debauchery. Not all of...
Whether you love to ski, play golf, cycle or even race, overexposure to sunlight always acts as a hindrance, further affecting your performance. Especially during the summertime, the rays of the sun are warmer, direct and last for a longer time. How can being outdoors for a long time affect...
This year along with the new Star Wars games, Pokemon games, and Lego games gamers are charged for the launch of many new and exciting games such as Mortal Kombat 11, Dead or Alive 6, Super Mario Maker 2, and what not. With new games coming up playable through various...
The world is full of different kinds of dads. There are sporty dads, golfing dads, young dads, old dads, dads who refuse to turn up the thermostat and make you wear five jumpers dads, dads who tell terrible jokes in front of your mates dads… the list goes on!...
No pair of sunglasses has influenced popular culture more than these Ray-Ban classics. Since their introduction in the 50’s, they have been copied, emulated and even reinvented but nothing comes close to the Ray-Ban version. It can be hard to choose between the Original Wayfarer and the New Wayfarer;...