Robert Roope Vintage

Posts Tagged ‘designer glasses’

It’s That Time Again: Goodwood Revival 2015 is Here!

Friday, September 4th, 2015

Love all things vintage? Going to Goodwood Revival 2015? Visit Roope Vintage for your 1950s style specs. We’ll be at stand 128 all weekend, 11-13 September 2015.  Hope to see you there.

Black Eyewear at Goodwood

Roope Vintage at Goodwood

Cat Eye Glasses

Monday, January 14th, 2013

A popular shape for ladies worn by glamour girls such as Marilyn Monroe and Grace Kelly, cat eye glasses are back in fashion!

 

 

We’re on Pinterest, Are You?

Sunday, May 13th, 2012

We’ve joined Pinterest and love creating pin boards for Roope Vintage.   Here’s a little sample, please follow us and spread the word by repinning!

Roope Vintage

 

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!

 

Alys Fowler of Gardeners’ World: Fan of Vintage Eyewear

Sunday, November 7th, 2010

BBC Gardeners’ World expert, Alys Fowler knows more than just gardening.  She sports one after another stylish frame, from upswept to nhs, we applaud her choice of eyewear.