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Pair Eyewear, the Warby Parker for kids, launches today

In February of 2010, Warby Parker launched into the world and became a global brand and eventually a unicorn. And today, Pair Eyewear wants to do the same.Pair, the brainchild of Sophia Edelstein and Nathan Kondamuri, wants to be the Warby Parker for children, giving kids and parents a way to affordably shop for glasses online. But Pair takes it one step further with customizable frames, letting kids continually change up their look.Today at launch, Pair is going live with five base frames...

Wearing Fake Eyeglass Frames Can Damage Your Eyes

A vogue brand of eyeglass FrameThe usage of eyeglass frames that are not original can damage the eyes, some eye care professionals have said.The experts made the disclosure in an interview with newsmen at an event to mark the Final Draws of the Vogue Eyewear Styling Trip Promo in Lagos on Tuesday.The event was organised by Luxottica Group S.P.A. and totalspecs Ltd., Nigera. Luxottica is the world’s largest eyewear company based in Milan, Italy.Mr Anil Agarwal, Area Manager, Luxottica,...

Suspension Tech: Should shock tunes vary by frame size?

With modern suspension bikes, so much attention is paid to the pivot placement, leverage ratio, and shock stroke and length. On top of that, every bike manufacturer works with the suspension manufacturer to custom tune their shocks to work in harmony with the frame design. There’s an incredible amount of work by both parties put into ensuring what you buy rides exactly like the designer intended. But we had to wonder, is all of that designing and tuning done around an “ideal” rider size and...