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Amazon is refunding purchases of unverifiable eclipse eyewear

Amazon is issuing refunds for those who’ve purchased possibly fake solar eclipse glasses on the site in anticipation of this summer’s big solar eclipse event.A lot of folks have been gearing up for the event that will — depending on where you are — either totally block out the sun or partially block it as the eclipse moves across the North American hemisphere on August 21st. Many of these same people have turned to the ease of Amazon for ordering the protective eyewear needed to look directly...

WIN 1 of 2 Pairs of Bamboo Sunglasses from Boss Eyewear

By Arwa LodhiBoss Eyewear is set to be your new favorite eyewear brand! Not only are they eco-chic and affordable, but they’re also giving TWO lucky readers the chance of winning the latest eco-friendly sunnies on the market.  This small company was founded in 2015 and since then they have constantly aimed to provide their customers with the highest standard of sustainably sourced, professionally created sunglasses. Boss Eyewear offers quality products designed to protect your...

A guide to sunglasses: What shape suits you best, and the styles to avoid like the plague.

This is an extract of fashion journalist Alyson Walsh’s book, Know Your Style: Mix it, Match it, Love it.When we meet, Marie Wilkinson, design director at Cutler and Gross, is wearing a beautiful pair of 1950s-style brick-red frames. ‘They’re called A Day at the Races,’ she tells me, ‘I was thinking about jockeys and how they want to be distinctive but don’t wear logos, just vivid colours. The colours are very dense, very high pigment, so you can see them from far away.’Having worked with the...