Frame of the Week: Mikli par Mikli 1226 Eyeglasses

TweetIf you haven’t heard, there’s a new brand we’re loving at Vizio Optic. It’s Mikli par Mikli, another beautiful collection of designer eyewear from French designer Alain Mikli. This line is a more affordable option, but still maintains the high quality and stunning designs that Mr. Mikli is known for in his eponymous collection. In […]

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Frame of the Week: Alain Mikli 1120 Eyeglasses

TweetEvery day we should be working on ways to be true to ourselves, whether it’s honing a new skill, strengthening weaknesses or finding a way to express the real you. Many designer glasses give you a great opportunity to show others a piece of your personality. Some designers make art, not just frames; they make […]

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What You Should Know About Alain Mikli’s Move to Luxottica

Tweet In November, Alain Mikli Eyewear was sold to Luxottica Group, the manufacturer and distributer of numerous high-end eyewear brands including CHANEL and Ray-Ban. Having an esteemed reputation for handcrafting its frames, the French company’s fans have been concerned about whether the acquisition by a large distributor will reduce the quality of the products. We […]

 

NEW ARRIVALS: Alain Mikli Eyewear

TweetIf you’ve been paying attention lately, we’ve been starting off 2013 with quite a bang. New styles have been coming in almost every week and we’re so excited to bring the latest unique designer eyewear to you on such a regular basis! This week, we introduce to you some new Alain Mikli glasses. The French […]

 

How to Make a Perfect First Impression

TweetDid you ever consider that your designer eyeglasses may be the first thing someone would notice when they meet you for the first time? You might think people would look at your new shoes or your tie, your dress or clothes or hair or other more things first.But it’s almost impossible not to look at […]

 

Why Round Glasses Are BAD For You!

Tweet This season is all about vintage inspiration, with eyewear designers taking cues from the past in their fall collections and sending retro silhouettes into the world of fashion. While throwback styles are always going to be a great trend, round designer glasses can be absolutely terrible for you! Yes, we all want to hold […]

 

Who Is The Man Behind Mikli?

Tweet Alain Mikli (born Alain Miklitarian) is a world-renowned French eyewear designer who is recognized for his remarkable hand-crafted eyeglasses and sunglasses. Mikli was born in 1955 in Beirut, Lebanon, but moved to France and in 1978, opened his first design studio in Paris. Most of his eyeglass designs were characterized by unique colors and […]

 

Spotted: Samuel L. Jackson in Alain Mikli Sunglasses

TweetThere are plenty of avid fans of Alain Mikli eyewear around the world, but one of the most high-profile fans of the French brand is none other than Samuel L. Jackson. The actor has even supported the company at a few of its events – photos of which can be seen on the Alain Mikli […]

 

Our favorite reading glasses for 2012

TweetIt’s no secret these days – more people than ever are in need of corrective eyewear. In fact, more than 90 percent of people wear some form of glasses, according to the Wall Street Journal. This includes reading glasses, which are great for those who spend a lot of time working on the computer. Reading […]

 

NEW ARRIVALS: Alain Mikli eyewear

TweetWe have a whole new selection of Alain Mikli eyewear this season! One of the best things about the French designer is his dedication to making each frame truly unique by handcrafting each one individually. No mass production here – no two frames are truly alike and that’s why we love them. Visit our website […]