Eyesight was popular among ancient Romans, who toted brick-heavy specs to gladiatorial contests to catch a glimpse of mascots catapulting togas into the crowd. Assess the modern version of vision with today’s Groupon: for $50, you get $175 toward frames and lenses at Eclipse Eyewear, located in Tempe. A full set of frames and lenses must be purchased with today's deal.
Offering more than 1,500 frames by more than 20 brand-name designers, Eclipse Eyewear outfits ocular bulbs with stylish specs and shades. Fashionista-formed frames ($150+), such as those from Ray-Ban ($165–$250) and Armani ($165–$250), envelope eyeballs in an environment of elegance while enhancing their eyesight. Available just in time for summer days, polarized sunglasses can be outfitted with prescription lenses ($59+) that reduce glares from the sun’s interstellar barbecues. Eclipse Eyewear’s expert frame stylists aim to fit frames and lenses to their patron’s faces in about 15 minutes or less, leaving customer plenty of time to try on several styles and find the set that complements their personality, eye color, and angry kinkajou perched on their shoulder.
Eclipse Eyewear fashions chic sunglasses from a selection of 1,500 frames from high-end brands such as Prada, Rayban, Gucci, and Miu Miu . Luxurious shades stand against walls and look out from display cases, eager to slide over patrons' eyes to shield them from harsh rays or pigeons' attempts to make eye contact and demand breadcrumbs.
2000 E Rio Salado Pkwy.
Tempe, Arizona 85255