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New Lenses in Old Frames - Abbotsford Eyewear IRIS

How to Get New Lenses in Old Frames

November 25, 2019

I was organizing my bedroom the other day when I came across an old pair of glasses frames. These frames were one of the first pairs of frames I ever got for myself and the lens prescription no longer matched my current prescription. I wondered if I could get new lenses in the old frames. […]

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Style & Beauty

Since Finding Out I Need Glasses | Blue Light Lenses, Contact Lenses and Transition Lenses

Six months pregnant with Sophie and I started to realize that I could no longer read the TV guide as clearly as I once used to. Not admitting to myself that I might have vision difficulties I assumed our TV was just getting older and the screen was harder to read. Welp, it continued to […]

July 4, 2019

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Summer Sunglass trends for 2019

Before we left for Mexico this Spring we went into IRIS to check out their new sunglass styles. I wanted to get a pair that I didn’t have prescription lenses so that I had something to wear when I have my contacts in. My husband was interested in getting a new style and the kids […]

May 6, 2019

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Lifestyle Changes I have made to lose weight and live healthier

I don’t really love the term or idea of “losing weight” but that’s ultimately what it came down to for me. I’ve never owned a scale and have never really cared about “the number” but one day I hopped on and holy crap I was in shock! It was the heaviest I had ever weighed. […]

October 22, 2018

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Oversized Sunglass Frames Women's Sunglasses | 5 Summer Sunglass Trends

A few weeks ago I went on the hunt for a pair of sunglasses for the summer. I knew that I typically lean towards an oversized look but I wanted to chat with the sales associate and compare my style with what is trending in store this summer. After chatting and trying on a handful […]

June 21, 2018

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How to Find Trendy Sunglasses for Different Face Shapes

A few years ago when I got my first pair of prescription sunglasses I cared more about the brand name then I did about how the style fit my face. Big mistake. I found that I only liked them for a short amount of time. They didn’t “grow on me” like I had hoped for. […]

May 8, 2018

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Styled Photoshoot in a Greenhouse | Floral and eucalyptus bouquet, Fishtail Braided Hair in Ponytail, and a Tulle Skirt

In January when my friend Steph [@stefunny] was visiting we decided to plan a little styled shoot. Steph in from Manitoba but came out to visit her sister (and also my good friend, @adrienneneufeld). The three of us and Roxann [@mauve.hair.design] got together one rainy morning and one objective,

April 1, 2018

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How to Style a Hair Scrunchie

Unless you have been living under a rock I am sure you are well aware the hair scrunchie trend is back. When I first got my hands on a few hair scrunchies last year I often resorted to just wearing it with a top knot. As I started to play around the style more I […]

March 22, 2018

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3 Simple Long Hair Style Ideas

I feel like my hair is 90% of the time styled one of these three ways, the other 10% would be just a messy ol’ top knot that nobody wants to see. Over the past couple years I have been working on moving away from having a top knot every. single. day. It takes more […]

March 19, 2018

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