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Brow bars are the biggest trend in sunglasses right now. Why?

by Troy PattersonYou know a showy top bar – that thingamajig that prominently links the two eye rims at upper points of their perimeters – when you see it. And you see it all over the place right now, from the mass-marketing of Sunglass Hut to the gold-plated terrain of $2000 Tom Ford specs, which boast a spiffy hinge on the high bridge of their clip-on lenses. The in-thing in eyewear is right above your nose.The new classicIn general, frames boasting bold brow...

7 Best Sunglasses Stocks to Invest in 2017

The sunglasses industry is large and growing, giving the 7 best sunglasses stocks to invest in 2017 a lot of growth potential. According to an estimate, eyewear industry, which includes contact lenses, prescription glasses and sunglasses, has a total worth of about $90 billion and is estimated to reach $140 billion by 2020. Sunglasses represent a whopping 40% of the total purchases in the eyewear industry.Italy-based Luxottica Group seems to be one of the only major manufacturer of sunglasses...

What to Wear to a Windy Beach in Cornwall in Summer #iwillwearwhatilike

I thought it was about time I went back to my warm colours as I've been wearing a lot of neutrals and cool colours lately. Time for red, orange and pinks again (it is summer, after all)! We went to Perranporth beach in Cornwall on Saturday: There was beautiful sunshine in the morning, but by lunchtime it clouded over and got rather windy. Nothing unusual about that for a British beach in July, but considering it was 30°C+ the other week we'd kinda hoped for maybe a little bit of...