Old Focals Makes the Man


They say image is everything and, although I don’t completely agree with the statement, I believe image speaks volumes long before one has the opportunity to open their mouth. When I’m wearing my Old Focal Frames, I’m completely comfortable with any assumptions one might make about me; they tell my story so I don’t have […]

Women’s Eyewear Vintage to Now by BuzzFeed


Women’s Eyewear Starting from 1930 BuzzFeed companion video for Men’s Eyewear through the decades. Starting with the thin, angular eyeglasses of the 1930s, moving to cateyes then Jackie O style, bright colors of the 80s to current women’s eyewear fashion trends which mix it all up. Old Focals had a blast working with Chantel Houston […]

Men’s Eyewear by Old Focals for BuzzFeed Video


Men’s eyewear by Old Focals provided for BuzzFeed video on the evolution of eyeglass styles from the 1930s to 2015 After buying “two pairs of your awesome glasses” BuzzFeed video producer Brent Bennett had thought: do a video on men’s and women’s glasses through the ages. He asked Old Focals what they thought (excellent idea!) […]

Tart Arnel Gray Smoke Sunglasses

Original Tart Arnels from Old Focals


Original Tart Arnel frames from the Old Focals Collection of vintage eyewear.  These are gray smoke and have the original Tart Arnel logo stamped on the inside of the right temple. For a distinctive look we added custom dyed lenses in bottle green. Russ Campbell has been collecting eyewear for more than 30 years. The […]