Chrome Hearts Instakilo

October 17th, 2020

Introducing the Chrome Hearts Instakilo. Chrome Hearts is renowned for ornamental, cool eyewear and sunwear and the Instakilo does not disappoint. This sunglass has the detailing we’ve come to expect from Chrome Hearts and the color combination is amazing.

Blink Optical is an authorized Chrome Hearts dealer, bringing this exclusive line to the Northshore. Blink is excited to present the 2020 Winter Chrome Hearts collection including the Instakilo. Stop by Blink Optical in downtown Lake Forest for a personalized introduction.

Dan Levy’s Remarkable Eyewear

September 23rd, 2020

Dan Levy’s remarkable eyewear! Dan Levy, best known as David from Shitt’s Creek, has remarkable taste in eyewear. Many words come to mind when describing his eyewear……retro, vintage, unique, bold…to name a few. All of these descriptions encompass the current trends. We can only imagine Dan Levy’s personal collection. Though his character David Rose did not wear eyeglasses during the amazing run of Shitt’s Creek, we can still look to Davis for exceptional frames.

Looking to steal this Dan Levy look? Look no further! The frames showcased in this photo are reminiscent of eyewear lines like Lunor, Morgenthal Frederics, and Anne et Valentin. Stop by Blink Optical for a personalized introduction to these lines or visit our online shop.

Chrome Hearts Pushin Rod I

August 26th, 2020

Chrome Hearts Pushin Rod I is a new release with big style and amazing detail. Blink Optical is happy to present the Chrome Hearts collection to Lake Forest. Blink is the only Chrome Hearts dealer on the Northshore. The Pushin Rod I is classic Chrome Hearts with ornate details including the Fleur de Lis and sword. Chrome Hearts provide Carl Zeiss sun lenses with their sunglasses with premium anti-reflective coating applied backside. The Pushin Rod I has a classic double-bar sterling silver-plated titanium with matte plastic inserts. Stop by Blink Optical for a personalized introduction to the Chrome Hearts Pushin Rod I.

Oprah Makes Memorable Speech At Golden Globes

January 10th, 2018

Oprah made a memorable speech at the 2017 Golden Globes awards ceremony.  She was this year’s Cecil B. DeMille award and used her acceptance time to inspire the nation.  Oprah always exudes good taste in both social commentary and fashion.  We recommend that you take the time to listen to her words and check out her style.  She’s rocking a chic pair of black eyeglasses, a perfect compliment to her stunning dress.  Looking to feel hopeful about the direction our nation is headed? Check out Oprah.  Looking for your own pair of chic black eyeglasses?  Check out the selection at Blink Optical.

Letterman Is Back In Lunor

January 6th, 2018

Letterman is back in Lunor and back in comedic action.  He has signed a deal with Netflix for a new show (who hasn’t).  Letterman’s long anticipated return will be a welcome sight for those who love humor and eyewear.  Check out the Lunor 215 in crystal.  Blink Optical is an authorized Lunor dealer and a big fan of Letterman.

Lunor M12 Collection

January 2nd, 2018

The Lunor M12 collection is the latest from the innovative German eyewear design house.  Yet to see it in person, Blink Optical is very excited by the concept of new Lunor product.  The titanium and zyl collection will be a welcome addition to a very exclusive line.  Lunor has long been sought out for it’s Lunor Classic collection and we stand to conclude that the Lunor M12 collection will follow in it’s footsteps.  Looking for Lunor?  Searching the internet for an authorized Lunor dealer?  Looking for that perfectly timeless pair of eyeglasses to complete any look?  Look no further.  Blink Optical is an experienced and authorized Lunor dealer with all the latest Lunor collections.  Let us know if the Lunor M12 collection is something you’d like to add to your eyewear wardrobe.

Lil Uzi Vert And Cartier Sunglasses

December 15th, 2017

Lil Uzi Vert and Cartier sunglasses.  One name that is popping up quite a bit with the Grammys pending is Lil Uzi Vert, a rising star in the emo rap genre.  He’s also a colossal Cartier sunglass fan.  If you don’t know who Lil Uzi Vert is, just wait a few minutes.  He appears to be newest star on social media and moving from fringe to mainstream music with a growing affiliation with SoundCloud.  Like many musicians, Lil Uzi Vert LOVES couture sunglasses and nothing is more desired than Cartier.  With a much anticipated Grammy show pending, all eyes are on up and coming talent like Lil Uzi Vert.

Meghan Markle All Smiles In Mykita Sunglasses

December 14th, 2017


Meghan Markle all smiles in Mykita sunglasses.  It’s not hard to be happy when you’re a future princess!  It’s even easier when you have a great pair of sunglasses.  The Mykita Priscilla is a stylish pair of sunglasses perfect for watching tennis, going to brunch, and lots of other princess chores.  Mykita manufacturers stainless steel sunglasses with a screwless, solderless hinge that is patented for it’s ingenuity.  Meghan Markle will be one of the most photographed women this year with all things under scrutiny.  So far she get’s an A+ is sunglass taste.  Blink Optical is an authorized Mykita dealer. Stop by our Lake Forest shop or online for all you Mykita sunglasses or eyeglasses.

New Winter Release | Face a Face Morea 2

December 8th, 2017

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New Winter release Face a Face Morea 2.  What’s blue and tan and hot all over?  The latest Face a Face sunglass release, the Morea 2.  This frame is a classic, over-sized cateye with an unusual yet distinctly Face a Face color.  Face a Face is famous for combining colors that aren’t normally paired together.  Blue is a contemporary color that is gracing many collections this year.  Face a Face chose to up the interesting by toning it down with a beautiful opaque tan.  The lenses are a chocolate gradient with 100% UV protection.  Blink Optical is one of the few authorized dealers of Face a Face in the Chicagoland area.  Blink has just received the new Winter releases including several new Face a Face sunglasses including the Morea 2.

Fashion Icon Pharrell Fan Of Moncler Sunglasses

December 1st, 2017


Fashion icon Pharrell a huge fan of Moncler sunglasses.  It’s no secret that Pharrell embraces all things fashion.  He designs his own brand of interesting fashion and is a proponent of other brands, as well.  Moncler has it’s own unique take on high-fashion, mixing it with a sporty, futuristic vibe.  Any time a celebrity is willing to be seen in a product, you can be sure that it’s hitting the fashion pages hard.  Moncler positions it’s brand securely between style and function.  Blink Optical is an authorized dealer, the only one on the Northshore to stock this coveted product.  Just in time for the holidays.  Stop by Blink Optical to select your own pair of Moncler sunglasses.