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Warby Parker - Fall 2014 - Oprah Takes Center Stage
Oprah Winfrey, the one and the only stepped out last week to the nearest Warby Parker retail location on Lexington Avenue Store, New York. Oprah, renowned fashionista, talk show host, actress, philanthropist, and creator of "The Oprah Magazine" magazine eagerly tried on and purchased several well crafted and vintage inspired Warby Parker prescription eyewear. When Oprah endorses a product the item becomes gold! Do you remember Oprah's "Top 10 Christmas Gifts from her show Oprah?" Oprah always selected the highest quality products to endorse. Have you heard of Warby Parker? Well, if you haven't, you will now. And, if Oprah loves it so will you too! Don't be late to the party! Read on...
Oprah at Warby Parker!
Tweeted by Oprah/@Oprah
"Just bought a bushel of Cool prescription glasses @warbyparker "
Warby Parker - Fall 2014
The leaves are turning yellow, red and gold with a hint of cooler air signaling the end of summer. The frivolity of sunshine fun while parading around in shorts, sandals, bathing suits in the sand or at barbeques is evolving into jeans, turtlenecks, boots, rain, snow and football games. Along with the winds of change, clothing is packed away and fall and winter apparel are eagerly embraced and donned. Moreover, Fall 2014 fashion, off the runway screams grey and more grey with pops of vibrant glorious color. The year of 50 Shades of Grey has definitely arrived. The hue grey radiates calmness, power and strength. A Forever Chic Style maven's wardrobe requires the cornerstone grey pieces combined with coveted accessories and luxurious colors for a complete picture of elegance. Additionally, professional, functional, fashionable and memorable eyewear are imperative for Fall 2014.
Warby Parker has the answer by introducing nine new shapes creating a signature look for everyone in the room. The Fall 2014 collection contains three bold styles in crystal, three professional acetate frames with titanium temples along with a handful of angular silhouettes. Two new hues were added to the mix: Striped Pacific and Petal Tortoise.
Background - In Case You Didn't Know!
Warby Parker eyewear is stylish, elegant, sleek, and vintage inspired from the 40's and 50's with traces of Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly and Cary Grant. Warby Parker is an American brand of classic and timeless prescription eyeglasses and sunglasses founded in 2010. The eyewear is sold online, and has eight showrooms in the United States. The price point is significantly lower, the website superior and customer service reigns supreme.
Nod to Quality: Warby Parker eyewear carefully develops each collection that are vintage, contemporary and refined. The frames are handcrafted using the finest custom materials, taking several weeks to product from initial cut through polishing. And, are produced on one the same production lines of several high-end boutique brands. In others words, excellent quality and durability.
Superior Customer Service & Give Back to Charity: Offer outstanding customer service with a virtual online try on option, which is fabulous, easy and fun to use.
- Virtual online Tool: Upload a photo of yourself and try on the eye glasses and sun glasses.
- Home Try On Option: Order 5 pairs, 5 days to decide which to keep, shipped to you 100% free. You have 5 days to try them on. Return shipping is free. You will be charged for the spectacles you keep.
- Call the Optometrist: They will call your eye doctor for you to coordinate a prescription.
- Give Back to Charity: For every pair of glasses purchased, a pair is distributed to someone in need. Warby Parker makes a donation to eye wear non-profits with 500,000 donated to date. In 2012, Warby Parker, gave out 250,000 pairs of glasses, some of which went to the victims of Hurricane Sandy.
- Readers Note: Readers are not available at this time. Don't despair! The company is fast tracking this option. Stay tuned. And, it is very easy to have a pair of glasses retrofitted with the appropriate reader strength.
"I have ten commandments. The first nine are, thou shalt not bore."
NEW for FALL 2014 - Personality, Charm & Wit
Boldly Crystal Clear
I. The Crystal Revolution: These three new numbers of crystal brilliance are shaped with clean lines emphasizing elegance and sophistication. The beauty and strength of the woman or a man is enhanced when sporting the Warby Parker hot on trend crystal sparklers. Or just have fun and show off in style. Also come in a tortoise hue.
Coley Crystal - Circular, slim and charming.
Eli Crystal - Retro circular, elegant and sophisticated.
Nash Crystal - Square, traditional and definitely vintage.
The Polished Professional
II. The Classic Professional: For the business minded making a statement these Warby Parker Fall 2014 styles complete the image of success.
Crane Ti - Titanium temples wearable classic with slightly oversized silhouette.
|Crane Ti - Newsprint Grey & Striped Olive|
Baxter Ti - Elegant, smooth, signature Warby Parker plaques with titanium temples.
|Baxter Ti - Whiskey Tortoise & Sugar Maple|
Chandler Ti - Bookish, titanium temples and rounded frames are perfect for the avid reader or professor.
|Chandler Ti - English Oak & Striped Pacific (New Hue)|
Greenleaf - Luxe, hint of red, vintage-inspired shape is show stopping fall gorgeous.
|Greenleaf - Whiskey Tortoise & Woodgrain Tortoise|
Oliver - Narrower, flattering and wearable.
|Oliver - Striped Olive & Whiskey Tortoise|
New Must Have Hues
III. Two NEW Hues: Striped Pacific and Petal Tortoise. The first is a streaked combination of rich, seaworthy blues; the second is a painterly mix of soft pinks and earthy browns.
Hardy- Stylish and rectangular eye frame in the new hue - striped pacific - picking up a hint of swirling water.
Annette - This slender number in pretty petal tortoise is show stopping on point for Fall 2014. When draped in soft pinks or vibrant reds finish off the ensemble with a pair of Annette's.
|Annette - Petal Tortoise & Striped Sassafras|
IV. Do NOT Forget Sunglasses for Fall 2014: With grey the cornerstone of Fall 2014 apparel, add a vivid hued pair of Warby Parker sunwear for an instant head turning moment.
Banks: Glamorous, vintage and very chic.
|Banks - Sea Smoke Tortoise & Striped Sassafras|
Hall: Pale cherry hue and oversized strong brow line creates strong statement.
|Hall - Cherry Blossom & Whiskey Tortoise|
Madison: Add a red pop of color for Fall 2014. The Madison is the answer for an adventurous silhouette.
|Madison - Rum Cherry & Whiskey Tortoise|
Get ready for Fall 2014 with Warby Parker's new eyewear collection. Oprah did and you can too. Put away the summer clothes, bring out fall apparel and complete any ensemble with Warby Parker's Fall 2014 spotlight - stealing collection. Let Fall 2014 commence and your winning personality shine forth with Forever Chic Style.
Get Shopping....."Laters Readers"
Kim Hardwick - Forever Chic Style