Blog

The new George Street lights are up and ready to sparkle.  Please take a moment to read the press release associated with the event: PRESS RELEASE Businesses in George Street, St Albans have rallied together to bring Christmas Sparkle and … Continue reading

The ‘Lena‘ and ‘Coltrane‘ look sensational as Black Eyewear walks the cathedral catwalk, St Albans Fashion Week 2015. Photos courtesy of Michelle Becker: Pink Soul Pictures, Stephanie Belton and Alessandro Pelosi

It’s not long now until St Albans Fashion Week and we’re getting excited! Fancy winning a pair of vintage-inspired glasses or sunglasses, designed by Robert Roope? To enter, simply pop in store to browse the collection & post a selfie … Continue reading

Roope Vintage and Black Eyewear had a blast at Goodwood Revival last weekend.  There was interest in our glasses from a new generation of vintage enthusiasts and we caught up with some familiar faces from St Albans.  As always the … Continue reading

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

35 years ago, a vibrant George Street decorated with bunting, celebrating our city with hand thrown pottery mugs.  A fantastic turn back time and trip down memory lane.

Black Eyewear was chosen to attend LCM SS16 from the 12-15 June at Victoria House.  Here are some photos from the weekend.

Black Eyewear’s own Robert Roope joined Pharrell Williams and the United Nations Foundation and found himself in the global Happy Party. To find out more click here: #HappyDay

Black Eyewear has collaborated with jewellery designer Scott Wilson and created gorgeous eyewear for contemporary womenswear brand Solace London.  Here are some of the unique and fashionable pieces.

Black Eyewear at 100% Optical, Excel London.