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Tom Hanks Fights COVID-19 in Morgenthal Frederics Flynn Sr.

We've all heard the news by now. Bored celebrities are insisting on being tested for COVID-19. For the ones who are testing positive, they are again in the spotlight. Tom Hanks was one of the first to celebritize the the disease. He and his wife tested positive for...

Jude Law Wears Blue Lens Sunglasses – Sundance Fashion

Jude Law wears blue lens sunglasses stepping out into the streets of the Sundance Film Festival. The celebrity street fashion culture would like to be more spontaneous, but Jude Law knows exactly what he is wearing. Like most celebrities attending a famous event, Jude...

Cartier C Decor CT0052O color 001

The Cartier C Decor CT0052O is back! The highly sought after CT0052O in color 001 (red) is finally back on our shelves. The sliver and red combination is always in high demand and Blink Optical has it in stock. The Cartier C Decor collection is the most popular...

ic! Berlin Titan Collection

ic! Berlin eyewear is known for it's amazing design and forward-thinking styles. Another thing that has been consistent is the material from which the product is constructed, stainless steel. ic! Berlin is making big changes in it's material offerings. The exclusive...

New Customization With Blac

New customization options with Blac eyewear and Blac sunwear seem to be endless. The manufacturer allows it's account affiliates to create new and interesting color combinations, keeping the line fresh. This insures that Blink Optical is able to offer it's clients...

Adam Sandler Wears Cartier CT0052O

Funny man Adam Sandler is starring in a new Hollywood blockbuster, Uncut Gems. Blink Optical has taken notice as he sports one of our favorite Cartier frames, the Cartier CT0052O, also known as the Cartier Ibiza frame. The Cartier CT0052O is part of the precious wood...

Entourage of 7 Beacon | Frame of The Year 2020

The New Year is the time for bold predictions of the year to come and Blink has one of it's own. Based on current trends, the Blink Optical team is naming the Entourage of 7 Beacon as the "it" frame of 2020. It encompasses all...

Shapes Within Shapes: Caroline Abram

Shapes within shapes is the definition of the new Caroline Abram sunglass Dangereuse. The hexagon suspended in an acetate square cat-eye is a completely new concept in sunwear. Caroline Abram is on the cutting edge of fashion sunglasses. Known for creating designs...

The Enduring Appeal of the Morgenthal Frederics Lifesaver

The enduring appeal of the Morgenthal Frederics Lifesaver. We are constantly surprised at the fashion resilience of the Lifesaver. This frame has been around for years and still garners international attention. It's a basic round shape with an usual bridge. It comes...

Jamie Lee Curtis Wears Lunor in Matte Black

Jamie Lee Curtis wears Lunor eyeglasess in color matte black. Looks like another celebrity has fallen in love with the Spartan style of Lunor. Jamie Lee Curtis was recently spotted in a smart looking pair of Lunor A6 251 frames. The Lunor A6 251 is a retro-inspired...

Matt Damon Wears Entourage of 7 Beacon

  Matt Damon stars in a new film, FORD VS. FERRARI, with Christian Bale. It's a historical reference movie depicting competitive race car design wars during the 1960's. So what has Blink so excited? Well the eyewear, of course! Matt Damon wears an Entourage of 7...

Jason Momoa & Retro Eyewear

The internet has a thing for Jason Momoa and Jason Momoa has a thing for retro-inspired eyeglasses. Not the match you'd automatically make but a good match indeed. Wherever you look these days, you're going to find more information on Jason Momoa (AKA Aquaman) then...

New Retro Inspired Cartier CT0152S

Cartier has long been recognized for its fashion-forward design and glamorous look. There is an entire following of fans who crave retro Cartier from a bygone era. This look has been capitalized on primarily by hip-hop but is now becoming more mainstream. Introducing...

New Fashion Tints Are No Joke

New fashion tints are no joke and seeing funny man Seth Rogan rocking a distinctive lime green tint in his tortoise shell eyeglasses proves it. Tints have long been thought of as for sunwear only. Not true! Tints can come in a variety of colors and intensities. Some...

Tiny Sunglasses Have Arrived | CHROMEHEARTS | BOOBGEOISIE

Chrome Hearts Boobgeoisie 2019 Chrome Hearts has taken a page from Rihanna's fashion library and released the epitome of tiny sunglass fashion, the Boobgeoisie. The Chrome Hearts Boobgeoisie is a continuation of the current trend of tiny sunglasses made famous by...

We Rise, We Fall

Once again we must soon say goodbye to another season, and with that, that season's designated fashion. As we move into Fall 2019, designers have begun to premiere their latest creations. And while there is much to say about current trends in fashion, the trends we're...

Beware! The Sun!

Paper sunglasses made for viewing a solar eclipse. According to a recent piece in TIME magazine, a study was funded in 2014 by the U.S. National Eye Institute, looking to measure the impact of UV radiation's long term effect on eye health. This study found that,...

Diane Keaton is Definitely a Legend

Actress Diane Keaton was recently profiled in the August issue of InStyle, for an article titled Diane Keaton Doesn't Believe She's a Legend, in which the iconic actress denies being an icon. Now, anyone familiar with her prolific and impressive filmography knows...

Sunglasses for Summer 2019

Eyewear designs may not change drastically from year to year, but eyewear trends ebb and flow like the tide. Much like the process of pairing glasses of wine with different meals, selecting your style for summer can clash and crash without the proper assistance....

Seth Rogen: Stylish Human

During the rise of Seth Rogen, the Hollywood actor appeared as casual as the characters he became famous for playing. And while it would be rude to address his casual appearance as slovenly, comparative photographs from then and now show a man transformed. Noted in a...

Chet Cartier, One of a Kind

The Cartier name carries with it a certain pedigree for perfection. It's jewelry luxurious, its eyewear illusive. Though their remnants linger in the ether, both in periodicals of old and the lost highways of the internet, many classic Cartier frames are no longer...

Caroline Sarandon

Susan Sarandon, Academy Award winning actor, activist, and Ray Donovan's Samantha Winslow. With a filmography extending back to the 1970s, Sarandon has been a household name and pop culture icon for most of our lives. As a constant champion of several social causes,...

Luxury Fashion, Made Just for You

Blink Optical is a one stop shop boutique for exclusive and illusive eyewear. From luxury brands like Cartier and Chrome Hearts, to rare brands like Morgenthal Frederics and Lunor, we're proud to stock some of the most exciting frames in production today. Frames made...

The Choice of Lens Technology is Clear

Lens technology has evolved significantly since the early days of the reading stone. Reading stones were developed in the 9th century, developed during the process of converting sand into glass. A hemispherical lens placed on top of text to magnify letters, these...

Paddle: America’s Most Dangerous Sport

The Lake Forest ClubLake Forest, IL Paddle, or platform tennis, is not really America's most dangerous sport, but injuries DO happen. From nicks and scraps and cuts and bruises to the odd broken and protruding bone, life on the raised platform involves risk. However,...

Wobbly Parker

As the old saying goes, "You get what you pay for." Recently, many people have opted to give their eyewear business to a little upstart brand called Warby Parker. Warby Parker's business model is simple: cheap eyewear delivered straight to your home. And while it's...

Made in the Shade at PGA Championship 2018

The 2018 PGA Championship is in full swing, and for the 100th time in history, golf's Wanamaker trophy is up for grabs. Well known favorites such as Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, and Rory McIlroy are all vying for the top prize, with Jordan Spieth chasing his career...

Bond in Cartier

After a six year hiatus caused by legal disputes, and significant recasting of major characters, 1995's GoldenEye introduced us to a new and improved James Bond: Pierce Brosnan. Originally slated to take the James Bond helm after Roger Moore, Brosnan was unable to...

Maradona Right to Believe in Messi

As Argentina faced World Cup elimination in the Group Stage for the first time since 2002, previous Argentinian World Cup winner Diego Maradona rushed to the defense of current Argentine star Lionel Messi when it became clear that Messi was shouldering a lot of the...

Blink Optical: A House Divided by World Cup 2018

Everything was going so well. The Blink Optical family was getting along, and all was at peace. That was until the World Cup came along, and that peace was dashed upon the rocks like a ship in the dark. The conflict stems from a division over support. One half of the...

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