Another busy month in the SelectSpecs Towers

Not content with working late into the night to launch our first high street store in April, we have been breaking our backs to keep refreshing and updating our website and product ranges too.

Our goal is to give our customers – both online and in-store – the best choice of budget and designer prescription glasses and sunglasses available.

Updating existing ranges with the latest models and colour options is only the beginning, there are also price changes throughout many

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Designer Sunglasses Competition Winners Announced!

It’s been a busy week in the Selectspecs office as we cut the ribbon to open the doors of our first high street store in Kent!

Not only that, the virtual mailbag has been overflowing with entries to our online competitions to win the Police and Ray-Ban sunglasses.

Here’s a selection of some of the best photos we received:

It was a tough decision to choose the winner of the Ray-Ban designer sunglasses with so many fantastic and creative entries, but the glasses are on their way to Sophia Kearnley for her imaginative pose.

And the winner is…

Sophia Kearnley for this fun and clever use of

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Thousands of New Products Every Month

Every month at SelectSpecs we are working overtime to keep on bringing you the most up-to-date selection of Prescription Glasses and Designer Sunglasses possible.  Here are some stats from the month of October alone: –

  • 4562 – Total new items added to site
  • 7058 – New images uploaded to site
  • 3479 – Old or discontinued models removed
  • 49 – Different ranges updated with the latest models, colours and prices
  • 1 – New designer brand
  • 2 – New budget brands

More to come

Each and every month we are pushing to add more choice to our (already massive) selection, which grows literally by the day, so you’re sure to find something new every time you visit our site.  If you follow our facebook page you may have seen that we have just taken delivery of yet another new Designer Brand.

This new luxury brand looks to have some real quality and

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Deal of the Day – Carrera ENDURANCE Sunglasses

Day 7 of the SelectSpecs Advent Calendaris now open and these would make an ideal Christmas present for the fashion/music obsessed friend or family member.

Carrera ENDURANCE sunglasses have been all the rage in 2010 and have been worn by countless celebrities or featured in a number of music videos by artists such as Rihanna, Christina Aguilera and Usher to name just a few.

We’re giving impressive discounts across the various Carrera Endurance models and colour options with prices as low as £61 – that’s £24 OFF the normal £85 RRP.

Only while stocks last.

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Andrew Coltart Rises to the Top of The Open Championship

Could Andrew Coltart’s return to form at St Andrew’s yesterday have anything to do with the fact that, unlike many of his opponents, he was very sensibly wearing appropriate sunglasses? Who knows, maybe. Well, whatever it was that helped propel him to the top of the leaderboard yesterday morning after spending too long in the golfing doldrums has got to be a good thing.

Golf demands a high degree of accurate visual perception to correctly judge alignment and distances and adjust to changing weather conditions so wearing sunglasses

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10 Great Summer Eye Care Tips

It’s now mid July and summer is well and truly underway, we’ve had a few weeks of good quality sunglasses wearing weather and as usual the British Summer has turned a bit wet and windy, hopefully this will soon pass and we’ll have the great weather back again.

Of course, with this summer sun comes the hidden dangers such as UV damage to both our skin and eyes.  Just like UV damage to skin can cause cancer, UV damage to eyes can also be extremely harmful and is responsible for causing cataracts, macula degeneration, pinguecula, pterygia and photokeratitis.  Thankfully, we’ve

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Jake Gyllenhaal Sunglasses, Prince of Persia: Sands of Time

Well folks, it’s that big summer movie blockbuster time of year again and next on the list to see after Iron Man 2 is Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time staring the seriously buffed up Jake Gyllenhaal and local lass Gemma Arterton who comes from just down the road from us.

Fortunately for us, as this movie is set long before a time when designer sunglasses were seriously cool or even available, it means we can enjoy the film without wondering who’s wearing what (like we did in Iron Man 2…)!  This means there are no Sunglasses for us to talk about so instead we’ve decided

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