Lisa Congdon is one of the hardest working artists we’ve had the pleasure to speak with recently, and her work is an absolute pleasure to view. Lisa’s intricate linework and patterns
We are excited to be in one of our favorite shops, Deus Ex Machina, just down the street from our HQ in Venice! @deuscustoms now stocks a selection of our
Our friends Tom and Derrick recently wrapped up Season 2 of Tom Explores LA. It’s a fascinating episode on the somewhat obscure fate of the Salton Sea. Highly recommended. Watch
We dig clips. They’re a tried-and-true way to eliminate glare with your prescription eyewear. Carrying both your glasses and your sunnies can be a pain: clips make matters simple.
Coming soon. Sunglass Clips.
Summer isn’t officially here yet, but we’re already there in our minds. We recently took some pictures with our friends on a sunny day in Venice, and got to thinking about changing
We spoke with Tom Carroll and Derrick DeBlasis to learn about how they came around to making one of our favorite YouTube shows, Tom Explores LA. If you haven’t
#KnowYourCraft We believe that mastery of any discipline is lifelong work, and love to learn how a person comes to know their craft. In an upcoming series of interviews we’ll
We are excited to have partnered with Dr. Bryant, our favorite optometrist in New York City. Visual clarity starts with the eye exam, and Dr. Bryant’s combination of experience
Flashing back to February and our trip from Tokyo to Sabae. Passing by Mt Fuji on a Shinkansen bullet train. Looking forward to our next design trip.
Introducing a new color available in two new styles which launched this week–the Madison and the Presley. We call it Cerulean Blue Tortoise. The word cerulean describes a blue between
We spend a lot of time researching, designing, and thinking about eyewear. Nearly as much time is spent listening to our customers, as we accumulate detailed feedback through
Every face is different, and that’s a wonderful thing – but it makes fitting eyewear a unique proposition each time. A perfect fit for one person can be a challenge
Starting April 6, come by our showroom at our Venice Beach headquarters for a personal eyewear fitting by one of our opticians. We are located just off Abbot Kinney Blvd
As we go about making eyewear, inherent symmetry is always on our minds. Every piece we design and build is a “pair” in the sense of two elements working
THE LENSOMETER This device is vital to any serious optical business. Why? We use it to verify all dimensions of your lenses are made accurately. Like: 1. Pupil distance
Daydreaming of a Palm Springs getaway. 85 degree weather in March. Iconic and inspiring mid century architecture nearly everywhere you look. (photos from Pinterest)
FILIGREE fil·i·gree / ˈfiləˌɡrē/ noun detailed ornamental work of delicate or intricate design. The patterns seen on these styles were inspired by a combination of vintage jewelry and art-deco