Designer Eyeglass Frames are More Than Meets the Eye

TweetHere we go! Let’s talk about what makes high end designer eyeglass frames so special. Eyeglass frames have transformed over the years into more than just the three basic types of frames (Plastic/Zyl, Wire/Metal, and Rimless/Drilled). Every designer brand of eye wear has a story and technology behind them to make their frames extra special […]

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Best Tortoise Eyeglasses

TweetTortoiseshell eyeglasses have been a trend for as long as designers can remember. Whether you want to add a bit of a classic flair into your look or just want to keep up with current fashions, tortoise frames can do both. At Vizio Optic we carry a huge selection of tortoise eyeglasses. Some of our […]

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Best of Boston Eyeglasses 2014

TweetVizio Optic is honored to once again be named the optical of choice in Boston Magazine’s Best of Boston 2014. This is the seventh time and third consecutive year Vizio Optic has won this prestigious award. Every year the editors at Boston Magazine, with the help of an online readers’ poll, chronicle the best this […]

NEW ARRIVALS: Wissing Eyewear

TweetThis week we debuted a new brand on in our online shop, with 15 new styles available that add to our expanding collection of innovative designer eyewear from German brands. That’s right, yet another eyeglasses company out in Europe has caught our eye, and it sure keeps us entranced with its crazy silhouettes and funky […]

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Frame of the Week: Lafont Lin Eyeglasses

Tweet Our friend Laurence picked out a perfect pair of designer glasses. The color, the shape, everything about this frame looks fabulous on her! We love how the purple complements the shade of her hair with its red undertones, while the rectangular silhouette fits nicely with her angular features. The slight curves of the brow […]

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Artful Inspiration: JF Rey 2431 Eyeglasses

TweetIf your desire for the perfect pair of designer glasses that embody your love for art and creativity has yet to be satiated, look no further than J.F. Rey’s Pixel collection, a line of totally bold and innovative frames that get their inspiration directly from the world of graphic arts. The two-tone styles are treated […]

 

The Vizio Optic Fall 2013 Lookbook

TweetIt’s finally here! Our Fall 2013 Lookbook has arrived and we are so excited to share it with you. As we mentioned in our preview, we worked with five of Boston’s best fashion bloggers to bring you the hottest eyewear and sunwear styles of the season. It was a great way to be involved with […]

 

How Do Transition Lenses Darken?

Tweet Transition lenses, or the lenses that darken when you’re in the sun, are enhanced with a photochromic treatment that allows them to become tinted when in contact with ultraviolet light. You may have seen this style of lens before – on friends or even on some famous faces, such as celebrity chef Robert Irvine. […]

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: Etnia KIDS Gondor Eyeglasses

TweetFor many people, a new year doesn’t begin in January, but starts when the kids go back to school. Summer is over, school supplies are purchased, the bus is disappearing in the distance. One supply that often goes overlooked at this time is a quality pair of kids glasses. Parents should make it part of their […]