Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Merry Christmas!

We close on December 24 at 2.30pm and re-open January 6 as usual.

Make sure you have plenty of contact lenses to get you through the Christmas break - please order by the end of today to avoid dissapointment.

Stuck for what to get that special someone for Christmas? We offer gift vouchers in any denomination and can exchange sunglasses purchased in store!

....and a very happy New Year from all of us here at Michael Holmes Premium Eyewear!

Wednesday, December 11, 2013


Mornings in New York…

The hustle and bustle of a city alive…


Cinemagraph by Jamie Beck of Ann Street Studio
celebrating the forthcoming PAULE KA store at 723 Madison Avenue.

Can’t wait to see this chic, glamorous French fashion brand on the streets of New York City!

Aren't these amazing? Husband and wife photographers Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg create "cinemagraphs", essentially gifs that are painstakingly created, often revolving around fashion. These ones caught my eye (pun intended!)

You can find more on their website Ann Street Studio

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Get The Look: Johnny Depp

It's pretty crazy that we haven't featured a movie star who has been so loyal to one style of glasses for so long. Johnny Depp has worn the thicker, squared-off-round, keyhole bridge look for years but keeps it fresh by wearing a variety of colours and lenses. 

Here's Johnny...

Garrett Leight x Mark McNairy #3 in Dark Tortoise

Garrett Leight "Kinney" in Matte Brandy Tortoise

Garrett Leight "Venezia" in Olive Tortoise Fade