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How Takesh Eyewear Became the Most Instagrammed Sunglasses of Summer 2017

If you’ve spent anytime on Instagram this summer, you will no doubt have stumbled across the sunglasses of the season: Takesh eyewear, founded by 25-year-old artist-cum-designer Niki Takesh.The kitschy-but-cute Lolita-esque sunglasses—which come in five different shades from baby blue and red to rose-tinted lenses—are like a modern reinterpretation of the classic cat-eye lens, (something that’s been a signature of Takesh’s for years). “I’ve always had a thing for sunglasses,” says Takesh,...

adidas Sport eyewear Launches Two New Active Lifestyle Frames

beyonder and wayfinder perfectly blend everyday style with performanceLINZ, Austria, Sept. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- adidas Sport eyewear, (www.adidassporteyewear.com) maker of stylish, performance sunglasses and goggles for the active lifestyle, today unveiled two new frames designed for both casual and performance athletes who want a single pair of sunglasses able to do it all./EIN News/ -- Photos accompanying this announcement are available...

Hurricane Irma: Panic in the little frame house on Marco Island

GOODLANDFor a moment Sunday night, Gary Stringer thought Hurricane Irma was about to blow his little red house into the Gulf of Mexico – with him, his roommate and their two dogs in it.As the hurricane’s eye passed over Marco Island, they ran from room to room in the darkness, fearing what the forces behind the groans and crashes outside were doing to his woodframe house at 345 Coconut Ave. in this historic fishing village.His steel roof flew off, exposing the shingles. A window blew out....