Entries by Ilona Dawson

Icons or Eye Cons? Sleek or Geek?

Popular opinion has shifted dramatically over the decades, on wearing spectacles. The absolute objective in the 19th century was to improve sight without bringing any attention to it, without any fuss or statement. ‘Invisibles’ were devised, which were the thinnest bits of wire set into a groove along the edge of the lenses. This technique […]

Set Your Sights High!

He sat in reception waiting for his eye exam, nearly 18, nearly an adult and nearly taking responsibility for his own healthcare, a  big step in this parenting journey, when you start to relinquish control! So when he handed me a referral letter after this routine eye exam, I was more than a little concerned, […]