Sunglasses-Hanger

5 Storage Hacks for Your Sunglasses

2016 is here; it’s time to put an end to those excuses, stop that procrastination, and roll out those New Year’s Resolutions to military precision. If you’ve promised yourself that you’re going to clean out your clutter and tidy up your wardrobe, you’ll need some modern day storage hacks to help you on your way.

If you’re a lover of shades and don’t have protective cases for all of your specs (some of us are guilty of losing them), then finding a safe place to store your sunglasses can be an organisational nightmare. And whilst you may enjoy collecting designer sunglasses

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10 Reasons Why Sunglasses Make the Perfect Christmas Present for Your Girlfriend

A pair of sunglasses may not be the first thing that springs to mind when you’re shopping online for Christmas presents. But believe it or not, a pair of designer sunnies can be one of the most exciting gifts to open on Christmas morning. Here are 10 reasons why sunglasses make the perfect pressie for your wife or girlfriend…

1. Winter eye protection is important

Eye protection in winter is too often overlooked. But you don’t need a beach lined with palm trees to put you at risk from UV damage. Sunglasses should be worn all year round if it’s bright outside, especially if you and your girlfriend are particularly active and

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How to Deal with Dry Eyes

Do you ever get an uncomfortable, itchy feeling in your eyes at the end of a long day? If this happens regularly, then you may be suffering from dry eyes.

Eye dryness occurs when the eye doesn’t produce tears properly or when the tears evaporate too quickly. It can range in severity and is caused by many different things, from lifestyle to medical conditions. For some, it’s an annoying but uncommon occurrence, but for others dry eyes can be a difficult, ongoing issue.

If your eyes often feel dehydrated, here are a few easy ways you can combat dryness for healthy eyes.

Swap Contact Lenses for Glasses

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5 Tips on How to Choose Sunglasses for Someone Else

Sunglasses make great Christmas and birthday gifts because they are an affordable kind of luxury when compared to gifting favourites such as designer handbags and shoes; so if you’re feeling the pinch this year, you can still make someone feel really special with a pair of designer sunnies. They also make great gifts because they are relatively easy to choose and can be used all year round. But we’re not saying that shopping for eyewear gifts is a walk in the park either; there are still a few style rules to follow if you’re shopping for a friend or family member. So to give you some assistance

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How to Choose Sunglasses for the Winter

I once had a friend called The Fonz. My friends and I first gave him this nickname when we first discovered that he never left the house without his leather jacket and a pair of sunglasses. In fact, he rarely attended an event, day or night, summer or winter, without his trusty Ray Bans. We holidayed in Ibiza; naturally, he sported sunglasses throughout the duration. We holidayed in Prague over Christmas; again, he wasn’t without his shades. That was ten years ago. Ten years ago, when I (and maybe the rest of the world too) were less educated about eye health. But today, my friends and I realise

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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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