"We have established ourselves with our wide product range covering sun glasses
, frames and contact lens categories.
A metaphor which occurred to me was that of the prisoners in the Beethoven opera, Fidelio, on their release from harsh confinement (without sun glasses
!) blinking and straining their eyes in the unaccustomed brightness.
The 'I Wanna be in Her Shoes Award' went to Dansi for a cartoon drawing of an Asian woman comfy in running shoes and casual clothes, sitting on a rooftop patio with her lap-top, sun glasses
and cell phone while the rest of the world slogs through rush hour.
Among the newly licensed manufacturers joining the Team Realtree Signature Collection are Walls Industries, Thompson/Center, Aladdin (thermos bottles, coolers, flashlights), Wenger (knives and watches), Hodgman (waders), Ellipsis (sun glasses
), B-Square (sights and scope rings), Elastic products (belts), Outdoor Cap, Flint River (shirts and apparel), Paramount (caps), Kudzu (caps), 3-D (belts), Duko (ladies fashion) and Milliken (rugs).
Eighty percent of everything ever built in America has been built in the last fifty years, and most of it is depressing, brutal, ugly, unhealthy, and spiritually degrading - the jive-plastic commuter tract home wastelands, the Potemkin village shopping plazas with their vast parking lagoons, the Lego-block hotel complexes, the "gourmet mansardic" junk food joints, the Orwellian office "parks" featuring buildings sheathed in the same reflective glass as the sun glasses
worn by chain gang guards, the particle board garden apartments rising up in every meadow and cornfield, the freeway loops around every big and little city with their clusters of discount merchandising marts, the whole destructive, wasteful, toxic, agoraphobia-inducing spectacle that politicians proudly call "growth."
All told, three men and three women are declared winners, each of whom are awarded skis, sun glasses
or ski gloves during a Molson "apres ski" party.
Consumers now tend to own more sun glasses
compared to spectacles.
This strong performance was due to higher value growth in areas like women's luxury sun glasses
, men's luxury small leather goods and women's luxury bags.
Lad & Turner Opticians of Wylde Green have sponsored the event and donated sun glasses
for a raffle.
The man was also described as wearing a dark green, wax-type jacket with a hood and dark sun glasses
"Ironically, it is the time of year when motorists are least likely to carry sun glasses
, even though it is precisely when they may need them most," he says.
The millionaire actress boarded a plane from Heathrow to New York wearing a T-shirt with the Queen on the front and purple sun glasses