Monthly Archives: June 2013

A Likeness of k. d. lang

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Birds Of A Feather

This weekend in Toronto a critical mass of the G.B.L.T. community will flock together to express their resolve and assert their solidarity.  The annual Pride festivities  will showcase gender diversity and facilitate uninhibited self expression. Before strutting like a peacock, consider … Continue reading

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Luxury Eyepieces

    The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg in Western Europe is renowned for it’s vineyards and breweries.  Its production of steel is also note worthy.  But perhaps it’s most prestigious export is the  eyewear brand Gold &Wood founded by Maurice … Continue reading

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A Likeness of Man Ray

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The Best Vision

  “The best vision is insight”. –Malcom Forbes

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More Matte

The matted finishes of many frames in our stores are receiving much attention despite their subdued exteriors.  Perhaps because, though lacking in luster, they’re  far from dull!  The sand blasted treatment of an acetate surface creates a smooth texture free of the … Continue reading

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Matte Metals

Colourist Sahra Lysell has influenced the pallet utilized by Orgreen Eyewear since the brand’s debut in 1997.  She has developed over 400 different hues for the Danish product and established the two-toned application of colour as a signature feature of each collection. The … Continue reading

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A Likeness of Joe

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