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  • Can We Talk Prescription Designer Sunglasses a la Joan Rivers and LensCrafters

    Sharon Haver and Joan Rivers

    Joan Rivers has made me laugh since I was old enough to turn on a TV.   A true original who told it like it was. This week’s 15th Anniversary of FocusOnStyle post look back honors the late, great icon who was still in her prime at 81. —S.H. Seeing is believing when it comes to glammed up prescription sunnies… Things happen when you are old enough to have grown up laughing along with comedic genius Joan Rivers on TV….

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  • Spex Appeal- How to Find the Right Sunglasses and Eyewear Shape for Your Face


    This week’s look back at one of FocusOnStyle’s 15th Anniversary shopping advice posts takes in how to find the right sunglasses and eyewear for your face shape just as the blinding rays of summer begin to hit us. Learning how to find the right pair of sunglasses for your face shape not only helps you go incognito in style, but also helps instantly add glamour to any look while protecting your eyes and skin from the suns harmful rays. Keep on trend…

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  • Cheap Chic Alert: Over the Top Fashionistas Anna Dello Russo and Iris Apfel have lines coming to a mall near you


    Honestly, I applaud anyone who takes a risk in fashion and pulls it off with unfettered style and grace, Particularly, when their everyday outfits border flamboyant costumes, AND the wearers are no spring chickens as they say back in Brooklyn.  >> SHOP: Accessories Guides In what will probably be a heart-pounding, fanatical fashion frenzy for the young personal style blogger set and, perhaps, a nod to pull the best of the lots for everyone else, YOU can get a cheap chic…

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  • Must-Have – Roberto Cavalli “Wild Diva” Special Edition Wacky Sunglasses


    With slightly kooky, eccentric, even wacky sunglasses all the rage, Roberto Cavalli’s limited edition Spring 2012 sunglasses bring a whole new meaning to the term ‘oversized.’ While placing a heavy emphasis on the browline with a retro minded shape tricked out with juxtaposing skins in ultra rich, deluxe hues, these designer glasses certainly are statement-making. >> SHOP: Sunglasses Shopping Guide ‘An earthly paradise populated by creatures of fantasy…the Eden of femininity…my creativity is expressed through clothes which make the Cavalli woman a…

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  • Persol Magnificent Obsessions- The Intersection of Film, Eyewear, and Iconic Elegance


    PERSOL MAGNIFICENT OBSESSIONS: 30 Stories of Craftsmanship in FilmI attended the fascinating exhibition on Thursday night that celebrated the painstaking and thought-provoking process to dedication that becomes obsession in pursuit of the craft, or in this case, frame by frame.PERSOL MAGNIFICENT OBSESSIONS: 30 Stories of Craftsmanship in Film took a unique turn to parallel the "harmonious partnership between human and machine" by way of its iconic frames and iconic moments in great cinema.

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  • Buzzzz, Eyefly is the Eyeglass Site Launch of Bluefly


    Fast & Easy Way to Order Eyeglasses Online. Oh yeah, stylish too…Gotta love Bluefly for deals on all things stylish, right down to Tom Ford Sunglasses. But what if you need a little help in seeing the steals and deals?Natch, they've got you covered in their newest collab with designer eyewear manufacturer A + D Labs.Just launched is, a new way to shop for prescription eyeglasses online, starting at $99.Adding a style vibe to the site, Eyefly enlisted Street…

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  • Anne Hathaway Knows How To Wear Eyeglasses Right and Hair Tips Too

    Anne Hathaway Knows How To Wear Eyeglasses Right and Hair Tips Too

    I’ll Have What She’s Having: Face flattering eyeglass shapes & hairstyle tips from Frederic Fekkai It constantly amazes me how some women never bother to update their eyeglasses. It’s one one of the easiest style fixes you can do to take years off your apearance to look modern and up-to-date. Anne Hathaway, wearing Gucci, on the blue carpet for the premier of “Rio” Case in point: Anne Hathaway sporting super chic eyeglasses on the red carpet, or in this case,…

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  • Jason Wu Eyewear so pretty, so chic


    Colored sunglasses are like makeup for your faceJason Wu Eyewear is one of the prettiest collections of sunglasses around.We’re mad over the very subtle, yet glam accent colors that correspond to garments in Jason Wu’s Spring 10 collection.Look for semi-translucent crystals in aquamarine, topaz, onyx, opal, olivine, noir, caramel and richly textured tortoise.”The pieces combine sleek, modern finishes, which I love, with unusual materials and details. I wanted to put my stamp on an item which would be accessible to…

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  • I’ll Have What She’s Having: Sienna Miller in Clear, Round Sunglasses

    "The September Issue" New York City Premiere - Arrivals

    80’s rewind, totally updated eyewear that’s crystal clear… It’s a tough choice. Do I love the round 80’s eyeglass shape. Or do I love the the clear frame? I’d say it’s a double-whammy on cool sunglasses. Sienna Miller was spotted the the NYC premiere of “The September Issue” sporting clear sunglasses with a slightly tinted lens. We all think that you short sport some transparent frames too. Round if it flatter you, more Wayfarer-inspired, if not. >>Don’t forget to watch…

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  • Eyeglasses: Bolder is Better


     … (Sarah) Palin on Style Doggone it, I really hate to give Sarah Palin ink. No matter how much you try to tszuj her up in designer clothes, that beauty pageant up-do and trying to be elegant but dated scholarly look just ain’t rocking it for me.  Yes, I did see the old school photos of her with the pitbull porn star brown lipliner too… wink, wink. Face it, I don’t think there is that much fashion in a darn…

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