The only way to beat the cold and snow is to head to a museum for an afternoon of culture. We’ve checked out quite a few local galleries during our time in amsterdam but this was our first visit to the newly refurbished modern art museum, Stedelijk, or as we like to call it the [...]
Although this isn’t our most recent press coverage, it is one we are very proud of. Fan Optics in the December issue of Wallpaper* Magazine. We are big fans of this publication which brings together fashion, culture, design and modern craftsmanship. Some great words said about our brand and we love the set design of [...]
We are super excited to announce our latest international stockist, Coterie. Coterie pride themselves on selecting “beautiful eyewear for people who need and appreciate it” and also styles which blend Craftmenship with originality. We are so pleased to be represented by a forward thinking retailer such as Coterie with an ethos we strongly believe in too! [...]
Representing team Denham and Designbridge Amsterdam we celebrated the 10 year anniversary of Pirate Amsterdam a few weeks ago. These celebrations took the form of a Pirate Canal Bike Battle (a peddlow race for short). We joined 25+ other teams from Amsterdam design agencies to fashion companies in an all out race. Team designbridge was [...]
We are so proud to be featured in this year Men’s Health Christmas 2012 gift guide. Our frame Ailen in tortoiseshell is featured on page 18! Check it out. Ailen is available online or at our stockist
Our London stockist McClintock has created a sweet visual look book of some of their finest brands in the form of a video. We’re excited to say Fan Optics’s Ailen Amber is featured and looks great! This is a perfect way to see a 360 degree view of Ailen! . . .(the best has been [...]
We have been receiving some good press recently for our inaugural collection. Here is an interview we had with eyewear blog site Eyestylist.
After weeks of planning and preparation the first Fan Optics photoshoot took place in East London’s Studio Private on Saturday. It was definitely one of the most exciting days in the history of the brand and enabled us for the first time see our frames photographed professionally on models. With the final shots still being chosen we thought we [...]