• Charity Starts at Home

    39DollarGlasses.com is an American company that was founded on the belief that a person’s quality of life should not be hindered by financial difficulties. Over a decade and a half later, the company still adheres to these beliefs by giving back to people who need it most through their partnership with the ChildSight program by Helen Keller International. 39DollarGlasses.com was founded by two eye doctors from New York. During their practice, they saw the overwhelming impact that the high cost of eyewear made on families, especially with children. They then set out to open their own optical lab on Long Island along with a highly-trained customer service team to provide…

  • Lupita Nyong’o Wears Glasses to Golden Globes 2015

    Lupita Nyong’o stole the show at the 2015 Golden Globe awards with her gorgeous look. Although her gown was stunning, the real winner was her eyewear. While presenting at the Golden Globes, Nyong’o took to the stage in a pair of unique wayfarer frames. The reaction?             And it’s no wonder. The Oscar winner looked amazing in her glasses. To get her winning look for less, try our College glasses in Brown.  

  • Why Are Glasses So Expensive?

    Have you ever wondered why eyewear costs so much these days? In a recent 60 Minutes expose´, reporter Lesley Stahl uncovered the truth behind the rising prices of today’s eyeglasses. The reason? One company owns a huge portion of the market. One Glasses Manufacturer to Rule Them All In her revealing 60 Minutes report, Stahl discovered that Luxottica, the Italian eyewear manufacturer, owns nearly every recognizable brand of eyewear in the world. Top designer brands like Ray-Ban, Oakley, Coach, Dolce Gabbana, Prada, Tiffany, Bulgari and dozens of others are all designed and manufactured by Luxottica. And it doesn’t stop there. Luxottica also owns a majority of the eyewear stores in…