Digital trade show takes place from Thursday 25th March — Sunday 28th March and Kirk & Kirk will be there.
Jason Kirk will be giving a talk on Saturday evening (8pm EST) about what it means to be an independent optician and there will be a chance to sit down…

Kirk & Kirk — Ella in corn yellow from Centena collection

Now that 2020 is officially over and 2022 is in full swing, we can begin to focus on the new year with confidence and a much more positive attitude. …

This stunning design was created by Brighton based artist and designer Sarah Arnett.

Sarah has built an extensive portfolio of collaborations with brands in fashion, interiors, and fine art illustration such as Old Tom Gin for Liberty London, Escada perfume as well as having founded her own, successful clothing brand…

Limited Edition eyewear …….no, really, Limited Edition.

There is ‘limited edition’ eyewear and ‘limited edition’ eyewear, right?
Some phrases get banded about and abused by the marketing department until they lose the beauty of their meaning.
Who remembers when ‘luxury’ meant something incredibly special that went beyond what you would normally expect?

For a while now opticians around the world have been asking us to create Kirk & Kirk style for larger heads.

Angus — oversize frame from Kirk & Kirk Centena Collection

Consumers and opticians alike have contacted us lamenting the fact that, if they have a voluminous visage, their optical options are limited, usually to a bland selection of brown…

Hot ‘Chilli’ colourway from Kirk & Kirk in their Kaleidoscope collection

Autumn is the time when eyewear companies traditionally launch new collections.
With Silmo, Paris cancelled this year and no real sense of when we can expect trade shows to be up and running, consumers and opticians are changing the way that they freshen up their optical wardrobe.
We have decided to change…

The shape of digital publishing is changing at a rapid pace.

There is no room for ‘just another magazine’, everybody needs to bring something different, something new and exciting to the party and Eye See Magazine is doing just that.

Allowing the consumer access to some of the more interesting corners of our independent optical world, check out and let them have your feedback.

In the current issue there is a great feature on our new Matte Centena collection with video and imagery explaining what makes Kirk & Kirk acrylic eyewear so light and comfortable to wear, how we get our unique sand-blasted finish and other great mysteries of the optical universe.

sand blasted eyewear in incredibly light acrylic
Full colour range in Matte Centena

Before the lockdown, Jason toured North America visiting clients and spent some time with Bob and Nancy Schultze at their store Globe Design and Vision in Holland, Michigan.

Photographer and videographer Jon Lundstrum of Junebug Photography helped create a series of video interviews and here is the second where Bob…

Silmo, Paris, arguably the most important and prestigious trade show of the optical calendar, has just announced the cancellation of the 2020 show which was scheduled for early October.
Whatever industry you are in, the way that retailers buy their products has been changed. How temporary is that change?
So far this…

We’ve all seen those awkward scenes on camera when Zoom shares our more intimate moments with a screenful of friends;
Taking your phone to the loo with you so you don’t miss out on the conversation or pulling the face that accidentally gives away your true feelings about your boss’ idea.

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Inspired by our heritage and twenty years of passion for eyewear - Jason and Karen Kirk created Kirk & Kirk.

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