Tag Archives: Wiley X

18 Jun

Since summer is here and riding weather is peak, we have been getting a ton of calls about prescription and non eye wear ideal for riding motorcycles. Well Bikers, here you go and you’re welcome!

My all time favorite brand to recommend for riding is the Wiley X line! Wiley X has pretty much an option for everyone. Wiley X has awesome lens technology such as filter 8 polarization, resolving lens clarity, powerful refractive & prismatic power, and the fact that all their lenses are ballistic tested and safety rated. This means Wiley X lenses ALL  meet or exceed the military’s stringent MIL-DTL-43511D & MIL-PRF-31013 ballistic standards. And come on, if these things can take a bullet, they can certainly protect your eyes while riding.  They also offer a whopping 12 color combinations, including light adjusting lenses which are perfect for ride or die biker that go from sun up to sun down.

But not only are the lenses cool… Wiley X offers a whole variety of different frames. Very stylish and very functional. One thing that Wiley X offers that not many others do is offer many styles of frames that have a patented removable …
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01 May

The family that shades together stays together.  I have been pondering what to write to all you brilliant people out there this week.  Upon doing so I started exploring some pictures of my family in different glasses. Interestingly enough, I started to notice a trend. Then I wondered if all families had little trends like ours? So while we’re exploring my family and our crazy little trends, be thinking of yours…

My family loves wearing Wayfarer style prescription eye glasses. Trendy, bold, and just the right amount of nerdy-ness. We love frames that draw attention to us, mostly big, bright, obnoxious frames. The other picture is my custom prescription Hello Kitty glasses. I got these adorable frames off Etsy and then had our lab make some 10% pink gradient Rx lenses for them. They did a fabulous job! Once again, big, nerdy, and obnoxious! The crazy thing is much of our lives we have not been together, but have ridiculously similar senses of style.

These next couple pictures are of my little brother, Chris. Chris has a laid back more functional kind of style. His prescription eyeglasses, the Wiley X ophthalmic Covert eye Glasses and his sunglasses by Julbo
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