Tag Archives: Jean Vuarnet


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As the days get longer and the temperature rises, the parks and patios beckon; and what better to go with a picnic or pint than a great pair of sunglasses?  We have a wide selection of new and vintage frames to suit any budget or prescription and protect your eyes from the sunnydaze of spring. Ray-Ban One of the most […]

History of Eyewear: Vuarnet Sunglasses

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Vuarnet is a household name, especially for those who grew up in the 1980’s. Known for their bold mirrored lenses, and candy-like colours. They are also known for their exceptional quality and athletic performance. The history of Vuarnet begins in 1933, with Jean Vuarnet, child prodigy skier. He was renowned for his speed and ability when […]

New Vintage Eyewear Stock: Vintage Vuarnet

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SPRING HAS SPRUNG! You heard it here first! At Opticianado we are rejoicing that the snow and ice has melted and the sun is shining. What better time for an arrival of killer vintage Vuarnet sun and opthalmic to our shelves?? All the classic Vuarnet shapes are here, with a few interesting variations. We are […]