It may seems strange for any business to say that, but we sincerely mean it … in certain circumstances. In fact, by this stage you’ve maybe already decided that we’re not for you – that’s fine, move along! This is something which is quite core to everything we do here at Ocean Optometry and has […]
Category: designer eyeglasses
What’s scary about choosing eyewear?
We have many wonderful interactions with people coming in to Ocean Optometry to look for eyewear, but in the eighteen months since we have opened we have come to realise that perhaps we do things a little differently! I’m not sure if it’s right or wrong; better or worse … it’s just how we do […]
New York / Vision East Expo Day 4
With our heads full of exciting ideas from yesterday’s day long workshop and evening festivities, we got up early to prepare for our full first day at the Javits Center. We already had a series of appointments set up for the day, with them carefully spaced out to ensure that we had time for browsing […]
New York / Vision East Expo Day 3
The day started bright and clear, but cold. We shouldn’t really complain, though, as we’d escaped the snow storm which had battered Nova Scotia over the last 24 hours so we were fortunate to be in New York. This day was going to be a very special day – TD Tom Davies’s Creative Lab. We […]
Green with envy?
Green with envy? With spring just around the corner what better way to celebrate than wearing a frame which shines with the hue of the season….green. I know what your thinking…sure…yeah…ok green looks great on other people – but not on me. Are you sure? Have you tried the many different shades and textures of green? Green can […]
Interviews with a designer … David Rose – designer at SALT. Optics
At any of the international exhibitions we attend one of the greatest joys is in the discovery of new companies and those hidden gems which you were not aware of before. SALT. were exactly one of those discoveries, we first met them at New York in April 2013 – Wow! SALT.’s mission really sums up […]
Interviews with a designer … Claire Goldsmith
Earlier this year, in a New York loft, we were privileged to meet with Claire Goldsmith, so we are really pleased to be able to post her answers first in this series. Now, we have tried to stay completely impartial in our reporting, however, Claire supplied us with digestives and haggis flavoured crisps (chips) – […]