Author Archives: Kevin Monell

Halloween and Sunglasses: A Guide to DIY Costumes

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Every year when October arrives we peruse the Internet for exciting and creative costumes for our upcoming Halloween parties. In the wide range of available costumes, you have the minimalist to the extravagant. The minimalist is exactly that; someone that wants to spend the least amount of money for a costume while still passing for […]

Measuring Pupillary Distance


Measuring pupillary distance with NYS Optical is a simple two-step process. Having the right information when ordering online prescription eyewear is a key step in getting your eyeglasses made correctly. What often is not measured by your eye doctor is your pupillary distance (PD.) Your PD is the distance between your pupils in millimeters. If […]

NYS Collection Brazil Further Expands in São Paulo

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Over the past several years, NYS Collection Brazil has aggressively expanded its locations within Brazil. Based out of São Paulo, NYS Collection Brazil is now present in 20 locations throughout the country, including eight airports. São Paulo is the most populous city in the Western and Southern hemispheres and is ranked as the thirteenth largest […]

NYS Collection Mexico Opens Kiosk in Torreón

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We’re excited to announce that we have opened a new NYS Collection kiosk location in Plaza Cuatro Caminos Mall in Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico. Torreón is the ninth-largest metropolitan area in Mexico and is one of Mexico’s most important economic and industrial centers. NYS Collection Mexico upgraded the location from a standard aisle cart to the […]

4 Easy Steps to Maintaining Your Sunglasses


Sunglasses will receive a significant amount of abuse over their lifetime. When we first buy a pair, we often overlook how we will store them and ultimately what will threaten their durability. How many scenarios do they find themselves in? We’ll store them in the sunglass holder in our automobile (if they fit), in the middle console, in […]

NYS Collection Opens in Monmouth Mall


We’re excited to announce that we have opened a new NYS Collection kiosk location in Monmouth Mall. Monmouth Mall is located within a few miles off Exit 105 on the Garden State Parkway in Eatontown, NJ. This now expands the number of kiosks in New Jersey to three retail locations. Visitors to the Garden State can now try on their […]

NYS Collection Sponsors Miss Black USA 2015


The Miss Black USA beauty pageant is hosted annually in Washington, DC. NYS Collection Eyewear supported the 2015 pageant with a product sponsorship. The three-day event begins on Thursday and ends with the pageant taking place on Sunday. While in Washington, DC, contestants are given a tour of our nation’s capital. During their tour, contestants wore […]