MezmerEyes Optical's elegant glass-and-dark-wood interior houses a handsome assembly of designer eyeglass and sunglass frames, welcoming new collections into its illuminated display cases each month. A full time eye-care staff—which includes an optician, an optometrist, and a professional eye-roll choreographer—helps customers determine which upscale lens-huggers best flatter individual face shapes and personal styles. Peruse a medley of chic Italian-made eyeglasses and sunglasses frames ($200+) such as Hugo Boss, Coach, and Burberry or let posh-minded peepers strut ocular catwalks in high-end frames that include Gucci, Christian Dior, Fendi, and Tom Ford ($300+). The shop is also an authorized dealer of Tom Ford and Roberto Cavalli eye fashions as well as sturdy ic! berlin frames famous for being unbreakable even amid the most vigorous bifocal jousts ($400+). Though not included in this Groupon, full eye exams may be scheduled with an on-site optometrist.
Subscribing to one of Coco Chanel’s credos, “fashion is not something that exists in dresses only,” the ocular experts in charge of Eyestar Optical outfit their display racks with glasses that aren’t just functional, but also stylish. While available brands vary by location, many frames come from high-end designers such as Gucci, Prada, and Tom Ford, which can subtly complement elegant outfits or add dramatic flair to overall looks. In addition to boosting fashion cred, select locations offer eye exams to suss out any current or impending eye-related maladies, as well as contact-lens fittings for those uninterested in wearing glasses or welding together two monocles.
Murtaza Janmohamed, a registered optician out of the College of Opticians in Ontario, utilizes more than 20 years of experience to lead a team of licensed optometrists, ophthalmologists, and physicians. As a fellow of the Association of British Dispensing Opticians, Murtaza specializes in fitting multifocal lenses and possesses oodles of knowledge in eyeglass and contact-lens products. The keen eyes at the eyewear shop also know how to accessorize head orbs with a vast variety of frames from brands including Gucci, Hugo Boss, Ray-Ban, and Serengeti, and are always ready to assist with suggestions and fittings of Groucho glasses. Crystalline Eyewear's guarantee of optical excellence includes promises such as 60-day guarantees on prescriptions, one-year warranties on frames, and free eyeglass adjustments whether or not the specs were purchased from the shop.
For more than 30 years, Focus Optical Labs has been outfitting faces with stylish yet practical frames from brands such as Versace and Oakley. A licensed doctor is available to perform eye exams, eager to spot out astigmatism or display a favorite collection of letter charts. Prescriptions can then be used to create sight-specific glasses or contact lenses, both of which are fitted on-site. Additionally, Focus Optical Labs provides hearing exams within a specially constructed soundproof booth, and can immediately correct impairments with a range of hearing aids.
North York Vision Centre equips faces with designer eyeglasses, helping patrons to see clearly while maintaining their stylistic integrity. To this end, the centre crafts coated and polarized lenses custom-made for individual prescriptions and for special needs such as glare deflection and eye containment. Additionally, the Centre sells frames from designer brands.
With frames from dozens of brands backed by a staff of eyesight experts, Focuspoint Optical helps their clients' faces look as sharp as their vision. Designs by Tom Ford, Tory Burch, Emporio Arman, and Diesl frame prescription lenses to ensure everyday specs and sunglasses maintain a crisp outlook on the world and a proper dress code during library sting operations. Meanwhile, onsite opticians perform full eye examinations and ocular health checkups, and ophthalmologists treat clients in need of specialized care.