Spec-tastic Back to School Frames

As the lazy days of summer begin to come to a close, it’s time to start thinking about heading back to school. We know you supermoms and dads are armed with back to school supply lists and persistent demands from your little ones for the latest fashions from backpacks to jeans and, of course, new glasses. At this point your head may be spinning from all that needs to get done, and you’re watching the time to get it all accomplished slowly slipping away. Take a deep breath, relax and let us help you out with our specialty.

For those of you looking to get your fashionably framed cuties some new specs to hit the books with, here is a round-up of some of the latest and hottest releases for kids:

Best Image Optical has added two new frames to their Dolabany Collection for children. Trendy two-tones, chic shapes and sleek details make these a perfect match for style-conscious kiddos.


Dolabany Kids (Moody, Fierce) by Best Image Optical


Brand new from ClearVision Optical is the digit. Eyewear for Kids collection. The six new frames boast a kid-loving city-vibe that will give your child a look that is totally unique.

digit. Eyewear for Kids (Laser, Kickflip, Network, Reboot) by ClearVision Optical


For the cartoon-obsessed tykes, there are two new releases in the SHREK & FRIENDS EYEWEAR collection from LBI that are sure to bring a smile to their face and put a skip in their step. LBI LIMITED EDITIONS also has great options for those trying to save a few pennies this shopping season.



Thalia Girls from Kenmark Group is welcoming a group of fun, “look at me” frames that will draw attention with eye-popping colors, rivets, metal cutouts and animal prints.

Thalia Girls (Leal, Fiera) by Kenmark Group


Your budding fashion eye-cons will have it made in REM Eyewear’s new Converse Kids and Lucky Brand Kids frame releases. Converse Kids piques interest with fun-loving temple designs in animal stripes, hounds tooth, stars or tire tread marks. Lucky Brand Kids frames add mature touches in details and shapes for those wanted a more adult look.

Lucky Brand Kids (Skip Day, Dreamer, Dreamer, Beach Trip); Converse Kids (Let's Go, Tell Me, Let Me Try, Pick Me) by REM Eyewear


Carrera Kids, Juicy Girls, Nine West Kids and Tommy Hilfiger Kids from Safilo bring ultimate style to those tweens and teens looking for a taste of grown-up style. Stainless steel Carrera frames add sporty edge for little dudes, while rich colors and cute shapes will make girls swoon for Juicy. The new Nine West Kids frames will charms the socks off savvy, chic chicks and Tommy Hilfiger Kids give active youngins casual, contemporary choices in playful tones.

Tommy Hilfiger Kids (TH1078, TH1077, TH1076); Juicy Girls (Cerise, Blaise); Carrera Kids (CA7563, CA7564) by Safilo


Athletically-inclined youngsters will find their match in adidas Eyewear Lite Fit Collection. Fit, durability and comfort are paired with modern, clean-cut styles and pops of color for a dynamic design.

adidas Eyewear Lite Fit Collection (A992, 998, 993) by Silhouette Eyewear


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