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FIVE REASONS FOR A SPARE PAIR OF EYEGLASSES!!

At the best of times it was not a good idea to have only one pair of eyeglasses. The current state of affairs in which we are living intensifies this need. This is a changing and challenging world at present. … Continue reading

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PAST TO PRESENT – THE HISTORY OF EYEGLASSES

In this day and age we take it for granted that if our vision is poor, it can be corrected with eyeglasses or contact lenses. This was not always the case. In the beginning of human life, for those people … Continue reading

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WORLDLY FINDS

Josephson buyers travel the world several times a year in anticipation of innovations in eyewear. These innovations may be presented at various trade shows such as MIDO, taking place in Milan in March, SILMO, held in Paris each September, and … Continue reading

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20/20 = A NEW VISION FOR JOSEPHSON OPTICIANS

Effective January 3, 2020, Josephson’s flagship store at our 60 Bloor St. location will be closing it’s doors in anticipation of a new look for Josephson in terms of a complete renovation. We are looking forward to a new logo … Continue reading

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AN EXCLUSIVE LINDBERG PREVIEW

Josephson Opticians invites you to come and see the latest collection of Danish designs by Lindberg. On December 7 at our flagship Bay/Bloor store, we will be previewing the handcrafted collection and can help with a bespoke consultation to design … Continue reading

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A SALE NEVER LOOKED SO GOOD!

It’s that time of the year again! Fall is absolutely here, Halloween has just about come and gone. Christmas is still a couple months away. So what is left to be excited about now? Why of course it is Josephson’s … Continue reading

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“THE FRENCH EYEWEAR WIZ”

In the year 2006, Thierry Lasry, the French designer launched his first line of sunglasses. His talent as an optical designer came by naturally, having been raised in a highly creative environment with an optician father and a designer as … Continue reading

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COMPUTER SPECIFIC LENSES

Computers, including other forms of digital devises are truly an integral part of most peoples lives these days. Many professions require focusing on a computer for extended periods of time. This can be particularly straining for presbyopes, a condition of … Continue reading

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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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