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Anglo American Eyewear

Friday, October 26th, 2018

Anglo American – the classic optical brand, even the logo is iconic, original  design and outstanding quality.

Shop our collection of vintage and contemporary Anglo American Eyewear frames.

 

Anglo American

Iconic eyewear

 

Happy Bastille Day

Monday, July 14th, 2014

We say grab any excuse to celebrate on a lovely day like today.  Did you know July 14th is  Bastille Day.  Embrace your inner Francophile, get decked out in blue white and red and don’t forget your Eiffel Tower sunglasses!

 

ART Paris

Plumen Lightbulb Designer Wears Vintage

Monday, May 16th, 2011

Design is important to us at Roope Vintage and is evident in our collection of vintage and reproduction glasses and sunglasses.  Design also runs in the Roope family.

London design group Hulger has won awards for its eco friendly light bulb, Plumen. The world’s first designer low-energy light bulb was co-designed by Nicholas Roope, son of Robert Roope.  Here he is wearing fab retro Anglo American Princeton glasses while demonstrating the versitility of the Plumen!

 

Shopping for Prescription Sunglasses?

Monday, April 11th, 2011

Just because you wear glasses doesn’t mean you must suffer in the sun!  We can fit prescription sunglass lenses to most of our frames.  Simply choose a frame, enter prescription details and choose the sunglass tint you prefer.  Here are a few style recommendations for Summer!

Retro 50s


Designer Vintage

Cats Eye