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My First OCT Advanced Eye Test at SelectSpecs Opticians

I have been wearing glasses for a few years now, my eyesight is not exactly terrible but as I suffer from really irritating migraines with aura, its important to me that my eyes are not strained. I was well overdue an eye-test so decided to book one in with SelectSpecs. I was also given the opportunity to have an OCT eye scan (the most cutting edge scan in eye health) which was quite an experience.

The Eye-Test

The initial eye-test was detailed but straight-forward. After the Pre-Screening, I was asked by the wonderfully friendly optician to read out certain lines of letters and text, I was then asked to

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Autumn-Winter Trend Round-Up

You know the summer is officially over when the long-awaited ready-to-wear collection is put neatly and expertly on display, so that avid fashionistas and savvy fashion shoppers can start the new season in style. After doing some trend research, in order to find out what colours, wardrobe essentials and flattering shapes and cuts we have to get our hands on, it looks like we are going to have a lot of choice.

From pastels and deep hues to mood-brightening colours, from glitter trousers and futuristic almost outer space type of clothing to elegant suits and embellished evening dresses, this season

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Style Alert! Super Cool Fendi Frames

Fendi FF 0038

As a fashion lover i always keep an eye out on my fave designers and what pieces they are creating and putting forward. New to SelectSpecs is the truly strange yet ultra awesome Fendi FF 0038 frame. This frame is not for the faint hearted but those who choose to wear it will be empowered by the high fashion style the frame just oozes. To view this frame click here now.

The first colour option is a slick black, the rims are pretty simple in shape and design yet still look striking when combined with the rest of the frame. The almost square rims are all in the classic shade of black, the nose bridge

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Get the Wayfarer Sunglasses Look for Next-to-Nothing!

With the back end of summer just starting to show, now more than ever is a vital time to make the most of the weather and invest in some glorious sunglasses. New to SelectSpecs is the super cheap yet super stylish Wayfarer style of sunglasses in a massive array of colours.  At an incredible price starting from just £6 you can afford to buy a pair for every occasion, for any outfit, with optical versions also available.

Here are some pictures of just some of the colour options available, to view all of the colours click here and browse for your favourites.

 

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The Devil is in the Detail…Pretty Frames with a Twist

Glasses and sunglasses can often be plain in both colour and design. If you want to make a statement with your eye-wear, subtle detailing is the way forward. Here is the gorgeous Nicole Scherzinger stepping out in subtle sunglasses with fabulous detailing on the top of the frame…that really does make all the difference.

 

Below are some frames that are sure to give you the added wow factor just like Nicole!

Moschino MO748S

 

These beautiful cat eye sunglasses are the epitome of pretty detailing. The almost silver looking frames have pretty speckled detailing running throughout, with an added touch

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Eyewear Trends for Winter 2014

The fashion season of winter 2014 is nearly upon us. It is vital to be in the know with all the latest trends and eyewear fashion so you can stay ahead at the start of this season with what’s hot.

The Oversized Aviator

The classic Aviator frame shape is back and it’s hotter than ever.  For winter 2014 the Aviator has been given a makeover, the metal frames have been replaced with plastic and the shape has grown in size. This frame is great for those looking for an edgy accessory to add to their wardrobe. As the oversized Aviator is a bold statement piece, go minimal with makeup, try a pale lip and a slight blush

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Fashion Ambassador – Sam Stanley

Official launch – ‘SelectSpecs Fashion Ambassadors’

In this feature, we will regularly show you both the trendiest and most interesting characters, that are selected by our team. The Ambassadors will get the opportunity to vote for their favourite SelectSpecs frames.

The Ambassadors will also be asked questions so that we can get to know them better!

To become an Ambassador you simply need to complete our on-line form.

This is Sam Stanley

Professional actor, singer and dancer, Sam Stanley, became the first SelectSpecs Fashion Ambassador.  It was an absolute pleasure to work with and be around this talented young man!  We spotted him by hashtagging on Instagram and

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