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Masks: Safety & Style

Why Masks? Masks have played a role in human society since around 7000 BC, for both practical and aesthetic purposes ranging from protection to entertainment. Simply put: a mask is an object that’s usually worn one’s face to disguise or decorate their appearance, suit them for participation in ceremonies or performances, or even shield them Read more...
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EYELASHES – When Fashion Inhibits Function

Why do we have eyelashes? Eyelashes perform a group of important functions, although they are quite simply just short hairs that grow along the edges of our eyelids. They not only protect our eyes from potential injury and infection by keeping out particles of dust and debris, but also provide a valuable alert system triggering Read more…

Metro Eye’s Spring Trunk Show April 20th

Metro Eye is excited to announce our Spring Trunk Show, a one day-only event to be held on Friday, April 20th from 8am-5pm! Representatives from four of our exquisite designer brands will be showcasing their entire frame collections at this exclusive event. Join us and select your next pair of eyewear from the latest frame styles from Etnia Barcelona, Lafont, Read more...

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…

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Latest Eyewear Trends for 2017

Today, people who need corrective lenses have more fashionable eyeglass choices than ever. Whether you are into bold or neutral colors, classic or unique textures, subtle or dramatic shapes, or something wildly extraordinary altogether, you’re sure to find a frame that matches your personality and lifestyle at Metro Eye this spring. After we visited the Read more…

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The Best Sunglasses for your Milwaukee Summer

It’s so close we can almost taste it! Summer is right around the corner! Soon Bastille days, Summerfest, and Jazz in the Park will have us spending more time outdoors soaking up the sun. The perfect companion for all the summer fun is a stylish pair of sunglasses. Our optical stylists handpicked some of the Read more…

New Brands at the Spring Trunk Show

As you might have already heard, the Metro Eye Spring Trunk Show is coming up on Friday, April 29! The Spring Trunk Show is your first chance to see the latest designer eyewear of 2016. This is an exclusive showcase you won’t be able to find anywhere else around Milwaukee. New to Metro Eye Our Read more…

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4 Glasses to Upgrade Your Spring Style

Milwaukee winters are usually long and cold, which makes springtime around the Third Ward so special. Soon the sunlight will melt the snow, and the flowers will start to bloom once again. It’s always such a colorful time of the year! That’s why it’s the perfect time to upgrade your style with colors that pop! Read more…

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2015’s Best Kept Eyewear Secrets

I guess it’s the same old story… 2015 came and now it’s nearly gone. However, that doesn’t mean we should move on so soon! This past year was a pinnacle one for the fashion industry. Styles are beginning to once again shift dramatically into a new age of fashion. This is especially true for the Read more…

Metro Eye Trunk Show

Don’t Forget!

We have our trunks out and ready for our annual Fall Trunk Show! Just like an elephant, we never forget and we hope you don’t either! Here are the details to mark in your calendars: What: Metro Eye’s Fall Trunk Show, with this season’s latest frames from a few of your favorite designers: SALT., ic! Read more…