Category Archives: Retrospecced

Show some love for the planet this Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, the season of love is upon us.  Are you stuck for what to get a loved one? Or uninspired by Valentine’s Day novelty gifts? Perhaps you feel empowered and want to celebrate yourself this Valentine’s Day? Whatever your plans, Retrospecced has got you covered… Every year, when February comes around, […]

LOOK WHAT YOU HELPED US TO ACHIEVE IN 2020!

We want to thank you – our wonderful customers – for making 2020 a year full of successes and big donations! We raised a whopping £2941.20 for Vision Aid Overseas and the Lions Club, and contributed to improved eye health across the globe. That’s pretty amazing and it’s all thanks to you! 2020 was a […]

Blue Monday

Every year, Blue Monday comes around and leaves everyone feeling down in the dumps. This year, it may feel even bluer than usual and – whilst we can’t get rid of COVID or magic away the lockdown – we at Retrospecced want to help you see and feel a little brighter this Blue Monday… Embrace […]

Searching for an extra special Christmas gift for a loved one?

If you are still looking to find the perfect gift for a loved one, we have the solution for you. Our Gift Cards are a wonderful option for those looking for a pair of glasses with a story. The recipient will be able to choose from a range of amazing frames and give them new […]

You are all amazing! Thank you.

 Thanks to all of you lovely lot, we have raised enough money to provide the equivalent of 335 eye tests and pairs of glasses for people who need them, through our partner charity Vision Aid Overseas, in the last six months. Which is pretty wonderful! We think it’s a pretty neat relationship. We help Vision Aid […]

The Top 3 Reasons Retrospecced Deserves Your Attention!

The lovely Stefan from Project Caritas has done a short video blog all about Retrospecced, and why we deserve your attention! The content on their Youtube channel is focused around reviewing sustainable products that are good for us and the planet, as well as products and organisations that go above and beyond to tackle major […]

World Sight Day 2019!

10th October 2019 Today is World Sight Day! A cause very close to our heart here at Retrospecced. World Sight Day (“WSD”) is an international day of awareness to focus attention on the global issue of eye health. Uncorrected poor vision is the world’s most common disability, with over 1.3 billion people affected worldwide. The […]

How to Match Your Frames with Your Outfit

If there’s one accessory that can tie the whole look together, it’s definitely glasses. They frame your face, enhance its shape and highlight your features, so it’s only natural you’d want them to work in your favor. While some women look past the form and only pick their shades based on their sole function as […]

The Power Within Your Wardrobe

The following blog post is by the glorious Emmeline Bramble, a visual and verbal apothecary, who kindly wrote about Retrospecced after she got in touch with us this summer about a collaboration. We sent her a pair of upcycled frames, and we’re thrilled with her beautifully-written piece; it’s balm for your eyes. Have a read […]