Retrofitted Blog

Retrofitted Blog

Spring Basics with Shades of Red-Burgundy Eyewear

Saturday, March 5, 2016 - 14:44
Vintage Eyewear.  Back to Basics with Shades of Red Cherry Blossoms.

A vintage collection of spectacles in reds, and burgundy in today's sought after styles. Some made in Italy, Austria, the USA or Hong Kong. Most all these frames have strong riveted barrel hinges which was standard back in the 70's and 80's.

Eclectic Eyewear for Petite Adult Faces

Friday, March 4, 2016 - 01:25
Most Unique collection of Petite Fit reading Glasses, Antique, Vintage and New Eyeglass Frames for Small Adult sized Faces

It's not hard to find your frame size with the selection we have at Retro Focus Eyewear. Buyers have a unique choice of narrow widths in a variety of frame styles which will accommodate multi prescriptions within one lens (bifocal and progressives).

Leaving the eBay Marketplace: My Story

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 10:03
Once the Best place to buy your cool reading glasses and frames. Until eBay changed.

Life does have a way of throwing you curve balls. The biggest decision I've made to date was to move 95% of my products off the eBay marketplace onto my own website. A leap of faith you can call it. Well it was, considering I've been selling eyewear there since 2001.

RFE. It's Personal

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 23:03
Getting Personal with Desi Scheck of

I'm not just some random employee at Retro Focus Eyewear. I AM Retro Focus Eyewear. Everything about RFE is personal. Nothing pleases me more than when my buyers are happy and come back for another pair.

Top 10 Bullshit Lines From Your Optician

Monday, April 14, 2014 - 18:49
Replace the words 'Frames or Lenses' with 'Car'.  Would you feel comfortable leaving your car with your Mechanic?

You've probably heard one of these lines in your lifetime. I'm here to de-mystify you..... and open your eyes to a world of affordable eyewear outside of your optician's office.

Browlines Are Back?

Monday, March 24, 2014 - 08:45

Hellyeah. ++++

Harold Lloyd

Sunday, March 16, 2014 - 11:39

*HAROLD* Round Black Eyeglass Frame Harold Lloyd was an American film actor and producer most famous for his silent comedies. Harold Lloyd ranks alongside Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton as one of the most popular and influential film comedians of the silent film era.

Our Best Selling Frame/Reader in Milky Clear

Friday, March 7, 2014 - 23:41
Yolanda H. Foster's aqua glasses also come in sunny yellow and milky white.

*GRANT* Unisex Acetate Hornrim Hipster Reader/Eyeglass Frame I'm sooo excited! Happy to present a new color in our most popular frame Grant. It's a milky translucent white that looks great with every complexion, hair color and gender.

Yolanda Foster has lost her aqua eyeglasses!

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 10:23

Should I tweet her and tell her where she can get another pair? Hmmmm..... seems like she's a little miffed about all the attention she's getting.

Yolanda Foster's (eh hem..) 'green eyeglasses' are our 'Grant' Aqua Readers

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 01:34
Yolanda Foster and Grant Reading Glasses

Many thanks to Blog who posted where to find the aqua eyeglasses that Yolanda Foster was wearing on the reality show 'The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills'. For a good laugh, you've gotta read it.