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Confession: I Wear Glasses To Look Cooler
You can switch out your clothes all you want, but you can’t really replicate the way glasses can completely transform you. It’s like presenting an ...
Oct 24, 2016
Let Me Introduce You To "Asian Fit" Glasses
Some people dread swimsuit shopping. Others consider the process of finding jeans that fit as enjoyable as a colonoscopy. For me, I've never not ended a ...
Oct 14, 2016
These Are The Best Accessories Trends From Fashion Week
Accessory trends are a changin'. That's the long and short of it. While we've seen a lot of the same pieces trend over the past year (i.e. chokers and mini...
Oct 11, 2016
I Drank 8 Glasses Of Water Each Day & This Is What Happened
Lucie Fink learns the best ways to stay hydrated
Aug 8, 2016
Open Your Third Eye To A World Of Clarity
The gift of reflection and clarity will help you communicate
Jul 25, 2016
After 4 Minutes Of Eye Contact, Strangers Become Something More
Ah, the power of a lingering stare: When total strangers maintain eye contact for a few minutes, a meaningful connection forms (according to studies like...
May 12, 2016
The First Monday In May
Address The 2015 Met Ball's Controversial Theme?
There's been lots of buzz leading up to The First Monday In May, the documentary chronicling the entire year it took to craft 2015's Metropolitan Museum ...
Apr 16, 2016
This Is Where Eye Boogers Come From, In Case You Were Wondering
There are some questions about the human body that, once they come to mind, you just can't rest until they're answered. Since we've already tackled the ...
Mar 28, 2016
How Contact Lenses Can Cause A Major Change To Your Eyes
We already know dirty contacts cause almost 1 million cases of keratitis, or corneal infections, every year in the United States. Now, a new study ...
Mar 26, 2016
Embracing The Geekiness Of Wire-Rim Glasses
As a forever-wearer of glasses, the idea of specs turning into such a fashion accessory bewilders me. I get pangs of jealousy whenever I see a woman who ...
Mar 5, 2016
This Little Girl Has To Wear An Eye Patch & Her Dad Is Making It SO Fun
You know that thing where you see something cute and you send it to your friend saying, "OMG, how cute is this?!" and then they write back like, "Eh, it's ...
Mar 4, 2016
This $5 Buy Made My Summer 100x Better
A photo posted by Connie Wang (@conconwang) on Jul 4, 2015 at 6:59am PDT I’ve had to wear glasses since I was eight years old, and I’ve never had a ...
Jul 31, 2015
Watch A Man See Purple For The First Time
In case you need a little pick-me-up this week, watch the following video of a colorblind man seeing, for the first time, the color purple. And pink. And ...
Jul 20, 2015
New Karen Walker Glasses Nail That "Don't-Talk-To-Us-But-Check-Us-Out" Vibe
There’s a reason why the perfect summer sunglasses are incredibly difficult to come across. They have to fulfill two separate and seemingly contradictory...
Jul 2, 2015
4 Unexpected Things Your Eyes Say About Your Health
Yes, your eyes are the window to your soul or whatever. But, they can also be a surprisingly helpful window into your overall health. So, in honor of ...
Apr 17, 2015
Beyoncé's "Eye of The Tiger" Workout Video Is #Flawless
Leave it to Bey to drop a surprise video. This particular one was released by way of Instagram — not to promote Beyoncé's music, but to celebrate the ...
Feb 26, 2015
What Glasses Will Lupita Nyong'o Wear At The Oscars?
UPDATE: Lupita's done it again. The actress took the stage at last night's SAG Awards to present alongside Jared Leto, and she did so in her show-stopping ...
Jan 27, 2015
The Perfect Glasses For Your Face Shape (& Personality)
We all have our staple pieces: the black coat we wear all winter, the ankle booties that look great with everything in our closet, and the tote bag that ...
Jan 2, 2015
Here's Some Eye-Opening News About Contact Lenses
Glasses-only folks, move along and breathe easy. In conjunction with Contact Lens Health Week, starting this Sunday, the CDC wants Americans to know that...
Nov 15, 2014
Stoya On Eye Contact & Moving In Together
We love chatting with Stoya — writer, thinker, on-screen-sex haver — about all manner of sexual, sensual, and feminist topics. In fact, we had so much ...
Sex & Relationships
Nov 1, 2014
Watch: Man Sees For The First Time In 33 Years
Larry Hester has spent half of his life in darkness. But, thanks to the technological advancement of a bionic eye implant, he's now able to see again. A ...
Oct 13, 2014
The $79 Specs That Street Style Girls Love
Jane Aldridge may be shoe-obsessed, but it's a sea of glasses she's got her eye on now. The popular blogger behind Sea Of Shoes recently partnered with ...
Aug 27, 2014
Kate Moss Designed A Champagne Glass Shaped Like WHAT?
In what is surely the most bananapants supermodel news since we found out how much Gisele makes, Kate Moss has teamed with a sculptor and London ...
Celebs & Influencers
Aug 25, 2014
What The View Through Rose-Colored Glasses Is
This grass really is greener (okay, pinker) when flipping trough Madelynn Furlong's Instagram handle, @wideeyedlegless. Hailing from Minneapolis, this ...
Jul 5, 2014
Can You "Do Good" And Survive As A Company, Too?
“Warby Parker: Over 1 Million Served,” displayed placards outside the eyewear brand’s outposts on Wednesday. Okay, that’s an anecdote from our WP fanfic...
Jun 26, 2014
This Strange, New Trend Is Freaking Us Out
Thanks to Kenzo, the eye-print trend came on strong in 2013. And, it wasn't long before those all-seeing orbs had worked their way from Kenzo's sweatshirts...
Jun 19, 2014
Hipster Glasses Aren't Kosher At Some Brooklyn Yeshivas
School administrators, for whatever reason, just love to ban things. From Silly Bandz and breast-cancer-awareness bracelets to nonsense words and even ...
Apr 13, 2014
At Home With The
Two years ago, when Natalie Joos shot me for Tales of Endearment, EyeSwoon was just a mere concept. I was simply playing around on Tumblr, trying to find ...
Apr 2, 2014
Invade Mara Hoffman's Showroom With Athena Calderone
Mara Hoffman and I have known one another for about two years, yet somehow it feels like a lifetime of friendship — sisterhood, even. It’s connectedness ...
Celebs & Influencers
Mar 26, 2014
Google Glass Just Got A LOT Less Creepy
Looks like Google is now targeting techies with a sense of style. Luxottica Group, the Italian-based giant behind eyewear brands from Ray-Ban and Persol ...
Mar 25, 2014