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LUXURY, ROCK AND ROLL AND PROVOCATION

Founded in 1988 by motorbike enthusiasts Richard and his wife Laurie Stark, the Chrome Hearts eyewear line embodies diversity in terms of timeless elegance with an inspiration¬† from Rock and Roll. At it’s inception, Chrome Hearts manufactured leather motorcycle riding … Continue reading

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THERE IS A “NEW KID” ON THE OPTICAL BLOCK

Hoorsenbuhs is an American luxury brand. Founded by Robert Keith in 2005 in Santa Monica as a fine jewelry house, the designs are more weighty with chunky unisex rings, cuff bracelets and wallet chains with a chain link motif that … Continue reading

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NEVER STOP CREATING

New York City is the inspiration, and holds the passion that drives the Robert Marc brand of frames. It is the city that never sleeps, a city full of possibilities and dreams that take shape. A city where icons dwell, … Continue reading

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FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION

The Anne et Valentin line of frames was founded in 1984 by a couple of opticians from Toulouse, who were searching for unique frames with striking graphic lines for their friends.¬† They had a passion for designing frames that evoke … Continue reading

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WHY EVERYBODY SHOULD HAVE MULTIPLE PAIRS OF EYEGLASSES

Many people have several pairs of shoes and ladies several purses to wear for different occasions, multiple coats for the changes of seasons.¬† We have clothing for dressy occasions, clothing for casual wear and workout or sports clothes for whatever … Continue reading

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A NEW ERA OF VISION

Nikon has just introduced a new revolutionary progressive lens called Seemax Ultimate. It encompasses the latest in customized digital technology, making it the most personalized and advanced progressive lens on the market. Unlike ordinary progressive lenses, the Seemax Ultimate’s design … Continue reading

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Orgreen Optics – Minimalist Sophistication

Founded in Copenhagen in 1997, this high end Danish design eyewear is handcrafted in Japan. The Orgreen line incorporates “timeless simplicity with playful innovation”. Orgreen is known in the optical industry for it’s superb quality titanium frames in creative color … Continue reading

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BLUE LIGHT – ARE YOU PROTECTING YOUR EYES?

The light that reaches the human eye is comprised of non-visible and visible light, those being the wavelengths from 380 to 780 nm. Ultraviolet rays are considered non-visible. We’ve known for years that UV can cause damage to biological tissue … Continue reading

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LINDBERG PREVIEW/DESIGN DAY

Josephson Opticians are very excited to announce an exclusive preview of the latest handcrafted collection from world renowned Danish Lindberg. The location of the event will be at 60 Bloor St. W, our Bay/Bloor store, on December 8, 2018. The … Continue reading

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IT’S SALE TIME!!!

Josephson’s frame sale begins November 1 and continues until November 24th. Hundreds of beautiful handcrafted quality frames will be reduced by 30% to 50% off the regular retail price. Some sunglasses are included. Now would be a good time to … Continue reading

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