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Bringing the future into focus

When Asad Hamir bounces into the room, he’s wearing the trendiest glasses I’ve ever seen since, well, since Elton John went ‘spectacles crazy’ on Top of the Pops in the 1980s. I wear glasses myself, and am having a big lack-of-confidence moment as my small, dark and out-dated pair face up to the huge, gold and silver Kite specs mounted on Hamir’s nose.But then as the man behind Kite, the UK’s first ‘eyewear boutique’ that opened in London’s Stratford Westfield shopping mall in 2014, Hamir’s...

Howe about that! Playboy Bunny Carla displays her eye-popping cleavage as she goes braless in flimsy white top

By MailOnline ReporterPublished: 21:36 EDT, 7 April 2017 | Updated: 21:42 EDT, 7 April 2017 She delights in pouring her incredibly curvaceous body into barely-there outfits.And Playboy Bunny Carla Howe showed she was never off-duty sporting an eye-popping ensemble as she ran errands in West London on Friday. The buxom beauty, 26, chose to go bra-less, leaving very little to the imagination in a backless skimpy white strap top. Scroll down for video Hello boys: Carla Howe, 26, showed...

An eyewear emporium

Have your say on our community forumsIf you are a practice owner, what is your fondest moment when you look back to the day you opened your doors?Go to forum01. Born and raised in London, my first experience of eyewear was through an apprenticeship with an opticians in Canning Town. During my time at the practice I fell in love with optics, it felt so adventurous, and I quickly became a dab hand at repairing frames. I later studied to become an optometrist, but chose a career in retail to...