March 24th, 2014
March has bought us some glorious sunshine so let’s take advantage and spoil our mums this Mothering Sunday (30th March) with some new shades!
For inspiration we have taken a peak at what some of our favourite Celebrity mums are wearing this Spring..
..and here’s the verdict! A little bit of bling, retro, chunky, oversized and of course, vintage. You can shop all these styles here. But hurry, you only have a few days left!
March 17th, 2014
Last night’s episode of Mr Selfridge showcased lead character, Harry Gordon in a pair of round frames similar to our Black Eyewear Chico. A fabulous period drama based on London’s famous Oxford Street store.
February 24th, 2014
We Brits love nothing more than staying indoors on a cold, blustery day and watching a good movie. So many great films were nominated for this year’s BAFTAS, we couldn’t help but share our favourites with you and congratulate the winners!
Blue Jasmine – “Leading Actress in 2014”
Directed by Woody Allen, Jasmine (Cate Blanchett), removes herself from the New York socialite lifestyle and moves in with her estranged sister in San Francisco to try and repair her self-image.
Sleeping with the fishes – “British short animation 2014”
A struggling young widow Alexis, (Gina Rodriguez), has hit rock bottom until her sister Kayla, (Ana Ortiz) persuades her to try a different career, find love again and makes a fresh start.
American Hustle – “Make-up and hair 2014” & “Supporting Actress 2014″
Con-man Irving (Christian Bale) and partner Sydney (Amy Adams) are forced to work for wild FBI agent Richie (Bradley Cooper). Pushed into the world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia, Rosalyn, Irving’s unpredictable wife, (Jennifer Lawrence) could be the one to pull the plug and bring their world’s crashing down.
The Great Beauty – “Film not in the English language 2014”
Journalist Jep Gambardella has charmed and seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades. At 65, he now looks past the extravagant parties and cafés to find Rome in all its glory: a timeless landscape of absurd, exquisite beauty.
December 9th, 2013
Marking the 50th anniversary of the Great Train Robbery comes a highly anticipated two-part drama from the BBC with plenty of 60′s frames to keep Roope Vintage lovers entertained!
Keep your eyes pealed for the premier on 18th Dec.
November 21st, 2013
Last month Courtney Pine was a headlining act at the Cork Guinness Jazz Festival. Promoting the show he was snapped proudly showing off his Courtney sunglasses in Red Transparent.
November 17th, 2013
Brighten up your wardrobe this Winter with our Zoot sunglasses, now available in 6 more vibrant colours;
Crimson, Lavender, Navy, Petrol, Plum and Toffee.
November 13th, 2013
What better way to kick-start the month than showcasing a collection of our boldest and brightest sunglasses on the UK’s longest catwalk, all part of St. Albans Fashion Week.