Reading Glasses – Why cheap ones don’t cut it

Reading glasses can help you see at critical times. However, you should ensure that the spectacles you purchase are fit for purpose. No two eye problems are exactly the same. That is why the exact nature of your trouble must be assessed and the appropriate glasses prescribed. If you need to spend money on reading […]

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Sports Sunglasses – Best Ones for The Sport You Play

Now is the prime season to wear sport sunglasses. But if you play a sport, you know that the sun does not shine solely in summer. For you, wearing sunglasses is not a matter of looking as cool as you might want to feel; it is a way of protecting your vision and thus your […]

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Apps for your eyes (Try ‘em on, improve your reading, etc.)

These days, when your mobile phone breaks or when you don’t have Internet connection, it can feel like a complete catastrophe. Some people are even diagnosed with Nomophobia, or the extreme fear of not being with their mobile phones. If one was to count how many times you have checked your own mobile phones today, […]

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A history of eyewear / sunglasses

The history of how we have invented and refined tools to help us see better is fascinating and extends all the way back to 750 BC where a “lens” or round piece of rock crystal which might have been used to magnify words on a page was credited. From that time through the first century, […]

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A lesson in lenses

Finding the lenses that are right for you can be challenging. But there are ways to take the guesswork out of the search. To save yourself time and effort you should make a list of all the qualities that you are looking for. The number of options you have to choose from is not the […]

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Classic or Modern: The Struggle for the right kind of Glasses

Wearing glasses in today’s time has never been easier and fun. The times of thick, cheap, and sometimes unattractive designs are an artifact of the past, but that doesn’t mean an individual still can’t be tormented by the pair of glasses they confidently chose at the ophthalmologist that they soon unfortunately realized were peculiar to […]

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Top 5 Accessories for your Glasses

Glasses are a necessary part of life for many. However, they are not always the most convenient things to wear and use. There are some great accessories for glasses these days that make wearing and using glasses much easier and more fun. Here are the top five must -haves! Storage Cases For those who travel […]

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Protect your eye health with regular Eye Exams

Are you wondering, why have eye exams? Making it a point to have routine eye exams helps you monitor your eye health and protect your eyesight. No matter how old you are, good vision is critical for a good quality life. In young children, visual acuity affects learning, academic and sports performance. Since vision problems […]

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Bring a dramatic change to your looks with contact lenses

Contact lenses are versatile and correct a number of vision problems including nearsightedness, far vision, blurred eyesight and age-related loss of vision. College Street Optical Stores, Toronto offers everything in standard and prescription based contact lenses from the best known brands in the styles you want. To get the most comfortable vision correction, contact us […]

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Matching Your Eyes with the Perfect Eye Glasses in Toronto

Are you looking for the perfect eyeglasses? Your search ends at College Street Optical stores, Toronto, where we pride ourselves in our ability to offer the widest range of quality frames, lenses, sunglasses, specialty eyewear, accessories and eyeglasses, besides specializing in children’s eyewear and onsite comprehensive eye exams. Our priority is to help you protect […]

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