Reading Glasses

Reading Glasses

Reading Glasses -at some time during our lives we all need them. Eye Eye Design are committed to making a necessity into a luxury item that you will want to wear.

Our reading glasses are sourced from Europe and come from Italy France Germany Holland and Belgium. You will find famous brand names from the world of fashion here on our website.


Izipizi

IZIPIZI from Paris. Designed by a young team of modern designers in Paris, they came up with the idea of creating a frame for each face type. You will find seven styles namely #a,#b,#c,#d,#e,#f and #g.


Sempre Art Studio

Sempre Art Studio are from Florence. The designs are influenced from the world of cinema, architecture, art and fashion. Look at the Allen, the Roy and the Ettore.


Reading glasses created by Double ice. Look for the velvet collection or the bridge collection. Fashion, fun and colour can be found in this innovative brand.

The first glasses were worn by the monks in the monasteries in the middle ages. They were constantly reading manuscripts in poor light and found that their eyesight deteriorated badly. An Italian monk named Salvino degi Armati invented the first pair of spectacles, they were metal and were held together by rivets.

Because the eye is round the first spectacles were round in shape and made to perch on your nose. They had no arms.

In the 18th century a London optician named Edward Scarlett developed the first temple arms and the form and shape of modern day spectacles began to take shape.

Many famous figures in history have been blighted with sight problems. Napoleon was short sighted and wore scissor glasses that were in fashion at the time in France.

The world of cinema and music have iconic images of famous people wearing round glasses. Remember Groucho Marx and John Lennon.

So lets not get too depressed about wearing glasses. Have a look at the fabulous brands here on our website and put the smile back on your face.

 

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