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 […]


Why Do You Have 10 Pairs of Shoes and Only 1 Pair of Glasses?

TweetHow many pairs of eyeglasses do you have? If you wear glasses every day, all day, and you answered “one pair”, I am here to open your eyes to the importance and fun of having more than one pair. Some may feel that owning multiple pairs of glasses is an indulgence or something one just […]


Best Eyeglasses for Kids

TweetThe perfect way to spruce up your child’s school wardrobe is with a new pair of glasses. Vizio Optic has an amazing selection of kids eyeglasses just in time for the holidays! LINDBERG Kids 1501 eyeglasses are great for any occasion. They are sophisticated, yet still young and fun. They are perfect for the upcoming fashionista. […]


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 […]


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 […]


2013 Lafont Trunk Show Recap

TweetWhat an honor it was to have Thomas Lafont at Vizio Optic on Monday! He and the Lafont family came together to celebrate the North American debut of their Fall/Winter Rendezvous eyewear collection, featuring a stunning range of designer eyeglasses and sunglasses colored in wildlife-inspired patterns, silhouettes harkening back to mod fashion and much more. […]


What Glasses Does Robin Wright Wear in House of Cards?

TweetNetflix is batting a thousand with its original and exclusive series – “Orange is the New Black,” “Arrested Development,” “Hemlock Grove” – but one of our favorites that has really stood out is “House of Cards,” starring Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright and Kate Mara. Wright plays the wife of a mischievous congressman Frank Underwood, looking […]


What’s My Eyeglasses Size?

TweetWhen you’re buying eyewear online, one of the most important factors in your decision is the size of the frame. Will it fit your face? Will it be too wide or too large? For first-time wearers, this can be a bit difficult. But we’re here to help!  Most brands have size information that includes three […]


Preview: The Vizio Optic Lookbook Ft. Boston Fashion Bloggers!

Tweet This weekend Vizio Optic had its very first blogger photo shoot! We’re working on our latest lookbook and this time around we decided to feature some of our favorite fashion bloggers from around Boston. They were natural models and looked fantastic in the photos, we can’t wait to show you how it turns out! […]


Vizio Optic Wins 2013 Best of Boston Award!

Tweet The 2013 Best of Boston issue of Boston Magazine is out on stands this week, and we are honored to announce that we’ve won an award for Best Optical Shop! Here’s what the editors over at the city’s top magazine, presenting its 40th Anniversary awards issue, had to say: Regardless of your spectacle tendencies – […]