Enter KOOL FM contest to win Sunglasses with us!

Get Summer Certified! Enter for your chance to win a $250 gift card from Artsee Eyewear & get summer certified! Check out Kool FM’s contest page for details and how to enter– don’t wait, it only runs from May 22 to June 2nd.

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Migraine relief naturally?

Suffering from migraines is an unfortunate affliction for many of us. A common trigger, either for the migraine itself or, during a migraine is LIGHT. A study by researchers at the University of Birmingham, England tested a group of migraine sufferers giving by them a specific coloured tint, which…

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Trina Takes on New York City

Well I’m back from my whirlwind buying trip in New York City, and what a city it is! The vibrancy and busyness draws you into it’s magic while the excitement around the city gets your mind churning. The collections this season featured softer colours and finer cuts to the…

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How Do You Know It Is Time To Have Another Eye Exam?

Having regular eye exams, on a consistent basis, is your best bet in making sure you have healthy eyes. It is recommended that you have an eye exam every year, if you are under the age of 19 or over the age of 65, otherwise every 2 years. If you have…

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What’s Involved in an Eye Exam for Astigmatism

Of all the different vision problems, astigmatism is perhaps the one that’s the most misunderstood. It sounds as though you have some horrid eye disease, but it’s really just about the shape of your eye. This eye disorder involves a refractive error, just as farsightedness and nearsightedness does. In…

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Five Fashionable Eyeglasses Styles for the Fall

As the days cool down and the leaves change colour, fashionable eyeglasses for the fall are also coming into focus. This year, fall designs are favouring the bold yet retro look with two-toned frames, cat-eye and round shapes, heavy brow lines, and thick frames. Any of these frames present a vintage…

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Sports Eyewear: They’re Not Your Great Grandpa’s Goggles

There use to be a time when sports eyewear was functional but certainly not fashionable. As a matter of fact, the glasses looked like they belonged in 8th grade biology labs instead of on the faces of serious athletes. Nowadays, amateur and pro athletes alike don’t have to choose between…

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Canadian Computer Usage May Be Driving the Need to Re-Evaluate Your Lens Choices

Did you know that on average, Canadians spend most of their waking hours interacting with a screen? According to various studies and the CIRA Factbook’s researchers, it’s true. They estimate that most individuals spend at least 45 hours each month with a screen of some sort in front of…

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Lafont Eyewear Collections Are Perfect for Back-to-School Time

  The last few weeks, fashionable tweens, teens and college students have been busy going through our eyewear collections in search of the perfect pair of back-to-school eyeglasses. One designer that has undeniably been getting rave reviews in the process is Parisian, Louis Lafont. Here’s a peek at why:…

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Simple Tips for Maintaining Healthy Eyes

Your eyes are extremely important and need to be looked after with great care. There are some simple things you can do to safeguard your sight and maintain healthy eyes throughout your life. Sight allows us to see the beauty of this world and enjoy its many wonders. Have…

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