World Sight Day

World Sight Day is here and it’s an important day for us. We are motivated by sustainability and providing our customers with funky and unique glasses, but we are equally as driven by the movement towards improving eye health on a global scale. What is world sight day? World Sight Day is an annual event […]

Second Hand September

September is the month of all things secondhand and our team here at Retrospecced have been celebrating the items in our lives that have passed through several pairs of hands. We’re all about giving everything a second chance (or even a third or a fourth!) so we’re here to champion all things pre-loved this Secondhand […]

All things vintage

In a world that is so focused on technology, trends and progression, it is sometimes nice to take a step back in time… Reflecting on the past and paying tribute to the history we encounter everyday is something we cherish here at Retrospecced. We take pride in the beautiful vintage pieces we sell and the […]

A SPEC-TACULAR LOOKING FATHERS DAY

That’s right. June is here and that means Father’s Day is upon us. But do not fret over what to get your Dad to say thanks for being there. We’re making it Fathers week! Instead of beer, chocolate and novelty socks, try a suave, classic or quirky pair of glasses. Here at Retrospecced we are […]

IT’S COMPETITION TIME!

Going on lots of sunny walks? Squinting whilst you read in the sunshine?  Missing a funky addition to your summer wardrobe? We’re making you an offer you can’t refuse. Enter our competition and win a FREE pair of sunnies!  You have until the 27th June to enter and be in with winning a vintage, statement […]

Springing through the ages

Can you believe that we’re already halfway through spring?! Summer is around the corner and the world is looking a little brighter every day. We want to celebrate the start of May – and the bank holiday weekend! – by telling you about some of our amazing frames, the story they’ve been on and how […]

Why the planet means the world to us

Today is Earth Day – an annual event that encourages people across the globe to think about the environment and the protection of our planet. This year it is perhaps more poignant than ever… Due to the events of the past year and the time we have spent in lockdown – for many – the […]

We’ve got a Spring in our step

The daffodils are in bloom, little lambs can be seen prancing about the fields, the sun isn’t setting whilst we’re still working, and in every tree a birds nest has appeared. Spring is officially here and our team at Retrospecced couldn’t be more excited. Spring is a symbol of hope, life and growth and that […]

Reasons to be cheerful!

It is International Day of Happiness and we want to highlight some of the amazing things that there are to be happy about! Whether day-to-day events that go unnoticed, or global action that is changing the world, we want to showcase some of the wonderful things taking place both across the globe and right on […]

March is the month of women!

It is the month of women and female empowerment. With both International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day fast approaching, here at Retrospecced, we are celebrating our Mother-Daughter run business and our fellow women striving to promote sustainable fashion!  Retrospecced is run by two wonderful women who wanted to change the way in which we buy […]