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Category Archives: Polarized Lenses

Summer 2017 Sunglass Style Guide

Summer is finally here! What better way to enjoy the bright sunshine than with a new pair of sunglasses? Summer 2017 sunglass trends offer a sunshower of options. Cat eyes, rounds, double bars, aviators, mixed materials are all big this season. Color trends are all about going bold but also include metallic finishes and transparent Read more…

Spring Time Means More Sunshine!

Time to spring forward! It’s the beginning of daylight savings time so our clocks will now be set an hour ahead. All this extra sunshine could affect your vision, so let’s talk about the ways Metro Eye can help keep you focused. Here in the Upper Midwest, more sunlight and warmer temperatures lead to more Read more…

The Lowdown on Polarized Lenses

If you’ve ever been shopping for sunglasses, you’ve probably encountered polarized lenses. You’ve probably also noticed that polarized lenses are a little more expensive than regular sunglasses lenses and come highly recommended. So what’s the big deal? If you’ve ever been shopping for sunglasses, you’ve probably encountered polarized lenses. You’ve probably also noticed that polarized Read more…

Las Vegas Vision Expo!

It’s finally here… The Las Vegas International Vision Expo! As the seasons change, so do the fashions. That’s why we’re sending our fantastic optical stylist Luanne out to Las Vegas (poor Luanne) to check out the latest frame styles and colors from top designers like Salt, l.a. Eyeworks, theo, Lindberg, and more. Best of all, Read more…

See Better With ic! Berlin.

Handcrafted with German engineering and precision, ic! Berlin’s revolutionary frame design has been dazzling the eyewear market for almost 20 years. Using sleek materials like stainless spring steel and sheet metal, ic! Berlin is able to pull of a subtle design, while giving off a big statement unlike anything else on the market. The uniqueness Read more…

Is It Time to re-VIEW Your Look?

Are you tired of your old pair of frames? It might be time to re-VIEW your look. Starting today through September 16th stop in at Metro Eye to see our STOREWIDE clearance sale. With savings up to 70% off your favorite designers frames, like Etnia Barcelona, SALT, theo, l.a. Eyeworks, and so much more, there Read more…

Maui Jim Sunglasses

Aloha from Summerfest!

This year Metro Eye is once again teaming up with Maui Jim to ROCK Summerfest! From June 24 – 28 & June 30 – July 5 between 11:30am – 8:00pm visit us on the Summerfest grounds near the entrance for the Marcus Amphitheater to check yourself out in this incredible collection of polarized shades. Why Read more…

The Best Eyewear For Winter Sports

What are you doing to get out of the house this winter? Skiing? Snowboarding? Ice-skating? Tobogganing? Whatever winter activities you’re up to, make sure the eyewear you’re wearing offers both protection AND precision. After all, you don’t want to be the only person on the slopes who forgets to hop off the ski lift because Read more…

Vision Benefits for Small Businesses

The staff at Metro Eye are proud to work for a small, local business here in the Historic Third Ward. However, because we’re small we know how much of an absolute headache dealing with insurance programs can be! That’s why we decided to do our part for the community and support local business through the Read more…

Why Buy Polarized?

The summer solstice is this Saturday, which officially marks the first day of Summer- the season of all-day sunshine! In order to protect your eyes as best as possible from the sun’s strong, damaging UVA and UVB rays, we recommend wearing polarized sunglasses. Now, when you think “polarized”, you’re probably thinking 2 things: • Polarized Read more…