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Doublice Velvet back in stock with 2 new colours.

Doublice Velvet back in stock with 2 new colours. Following on from the fantastic response to our ve ..
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Posted: 28/11/2021


      With Black Friday coming up we have a 15% discount across the Funky Re ..
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Posted: 24/11/2021

Thank you Kent

We arrived back from The Wealden Times Midwinter Fair 2021 in Kent on Sunday. The show was a tremend ..
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Posted: 23/11/2021

Cop26 and developing Countries

COP26 AND DEVELOPING COUNTRIES   The most important decisions that will effect the su ..
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Posted: 30/10/2021

Show Time In Kent

Show time in Kent at the Wealden Times Midwinter Fair.   We are pleased to be back on th ..
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Posted: 22/10/2021

Special offer on I Need You insiders

Special offer on I Need You insiders. For the next week we are featuring I Need You insiders and hav ..
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Posted: 16/10/2021

I Need You Neon Hangovers are here!

I Need You Neon Hangovers are the new vibrant coloured reading glasses in the Hangover collection. T ..
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Posted: 11/10/2021

I Need You new products arrive

I Need You new products arrive. We have just put up on the website the new Oxford reading glasses wh ..
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Posted: 08/09/2021

out of stock item or strength

 Out of stock item or strength.. We are regularly reordering from our suppliers, but if we are& ..
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Posted: 03/09/2021

Reading glasses for men and women

  Reading glasses for men and women have become a fashion item.   Traditionally r ..
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Posted: 24/08/2021


IZIPIZI the history of the brand begins back in 2010 when Charles, Quentin & Xavier&nb ..
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Posted: 11/08/2021

Customer service

Customer service is very important to Judith and me. We hope that you find that our service is frien ..
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Posted: 07/07/2021

Back to work

The lockdown is due to finish and lots of people will be returning to work in their offices shops an ..
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Posted: 06/05/2021

Time for sunreaders

The Spring sunshine has arrived and we can all now get into our gardens to read and tend the beds. A ..
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Posted: 22/04/2021

SEO company employed

We are pleased to announce that we have employed an SEO company to look after our social media. We a ..
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Posted: 12/03/2021

Spring colours to beat the January blues

Spring colours to beat the January blues! We all need something to cheer us up in these difficult da ..
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Posted: 28/01/2021

Inspirational gifts

Still thinking of something stylish for your loved ones? Here are some suggestions. For the lady ..
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Posted: 01/12/2020

Christmas gift ideas and postal dates

Not long now until the festive season is upon us. Lockdown has seriously affected the retail sector ..
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Posted: 17/11/2020

Autumn colours

Autumn has arrived bringing with it rustic colours in our trees and hedgerows. Look at our new Doubl ..
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Posted: 15/10/2020

Croon glasses back in stock

Croon glasses back in stock! We are pleased to announce that after a short interlude we have now bee ..
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Posted: 15/09/2020


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Posted: 25/03/2020

Crufts 2020

Crufts 2020 is held annually at the NEC in Birmingham. It is the worlds biggest dog show with dogs c ..
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Posted: 25/02/2020

Valentines day gift ideas

Valentines day is nearly here and your loved one will be expecting a card and maybe a gift. Flowers ..
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Posted: 13/02/2020

Crufts 2020

Crufts 2020 is the worlds greatest dog show. It is on at the NEC in Birmingham over 4 days where eve ..
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Posted: 07/02/2020

Chase away the January blues

January can be a long month after the festivities of Christmas and New Year. Dark mornings and drear ..
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Posted: 14/01/2020

Happy New Year

Happy New Year to all our customers and suppliers! We hope you had a wonderful festive period and ar ..
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Posted: 06/01/2020

Christmas Gift Ideas

well we are not far away from another Christmas. Where does time go! We all are now looking for idea ..
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Posted: 06/12/2019

Latest Christmas postal dates.

Here are the latest dates to ensure you get your glasses in time for Christmas. UK 1st class ..
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Posted: 02/12/2019

Hangovers win design award

The I NEED YOU HANGOVER Collection has won the GERMAN DESIGN AWARD 2020!!! This award is for all ..
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Posted: 25/11/2019

Wealden Times Midwinter Fair

Wealden Times Midwinter Fair takes place on the 14th, 15th and 16th of November. Opening times 0900- ..
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Posted: 04/11/2019

Westonbirt Fair

We are getting ready for the Westonbirt Fair at Westonbirt school near Tetbury. We will be in t ..
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Posted: 22/10/2019

Off to the Dummer Fair

Off to the Dummer Fair. We are preparing to attend at The Dummer Fair in Hampshire. It is a charity ..
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Posted: 01/10/2019

Doublice reading glasses arrive from Italy

Doublice reading glasses arrive from Italy. We have great pleasure in announcing that we are now UK ..
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Posted: 27/09/2019

Royal Berkshire Show

Royal Berkshire Show. We have just returned from a successful Burghley Horse trials and are now p ..
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Posted: 10/09/2019

Burghley Horse Trials

Burghley Horse Trials take place 5th September to 8th September and we will be on our normal stand o ..
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Posted: 07/08/2019

Summer Sunshine and holidays

Summer Sunshine and holidays. Summer has arrived and why not take a look at our wonderful range of s ..
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Posted: 03/07/2019

Thank you to all at Midsummer Fair

Thank you to all at Midsummer Fair! We are back from another successful fair in Kent and wish to tha ..
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Posted: 11/06/2019

Wealden Times Mid Summer Fair

Wealden Times Mid Summer Fair starts on the 6th June through to the 8th June inclusive. Situate ..
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Posted: 24/05/2019

Badminton 2019

Badminton 2019! How quickly a year goes by and we are off to Badminton again. We will be in our usua ..
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Posted: 29/04/2019

Long arm Hangover Sun readers arrive!

Long arm Hangover Sun readers arrive! Our new Fizz Collection of Sun glasses and sunreaders are n ..
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Posted: 04/04/2019

Mothers Day gift ideas

Mothers Day gift ideas Why not treat your Mother this year and together with the flowers buy ..
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Posted: 26/03/2019

Crufts 2019

Crufts 2019-This will be the first time that we have exhibited at Crufts. We will be in Hall 4 stand ..
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Posted: 20/02/2019

Valentines Day

Valentines Day is a time for lovers of all ages. Did you know that 150,000,000 cards are exchange ea ..
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Posted: 12/02/2019

Preparations for 2019 shows

Preparations for 2019 shows. Now that Christmas is over and we approach February and Spring it is ..
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Posted: 30/01/2019

A Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy new year

A Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy new year.  Judith and I would like to take this op ..
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Posted: 10/12/2018

Croon reading glasses arrive

Croon reading glasses arrive. The Netherlands are home to this new exciting brand of eye wear. We pr ..
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Posted: 30/10/2018

Discover Dogs excel 2018

Discover Dogs. We are not barking mad, but we are off to discover dogs this weekend at EXCEL on the ..
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Posted: 18/10/2018

Silmo 2018

SILMO 2018 PARIS. Judith and I have just returned from Silmo the optical trade show in Paris ..
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Posted: 03/10/2018

Royal Berkshire show

Royal Berkshire show 15th-16th September 2018 is at the Newbury show ground. Funkyreaders will be ex ..
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Posted: 10/09/2018

Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials

Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials 2018, 30th August - 2nd September is one of the premier shows of th ..
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Posted: 14/08/2018

BBC Countryfile live

BBC Countryfile Live at Blenheim Palace Woodstock in Oxfordshire. BBC Country file live is on ..
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Posted: 28/07/2018

Join us at Blenheim Flower show 2018

Join us at Blenheim Flower show 2018. We will be exhibiting at the Blenheim Palace Flower show at ..
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Posted: 18/06/2018

Wealden Times Show

After the excitement of the Royal Wedding we have to place our feet back on terre firma and get read ..
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Posted: 25/05/2018

Congratulations to Harry and Meghan

It is wonderful news that Prince Charles will walk Meghan down the aisle! Funkyreaders would ..
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Posted: 18/05/2018

Badminton 2018

PLEASE JOIN US AGAIN AT BADMINTON 2018!   Judith and I cannot believe that it is ..
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Posted: 17/04/2018

Blue light

Blue light has always been there but it has now crept relatively unnoticed into our everyday lives t ..
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Posted: 26/03/2018

New Florentine brand Sempre Art arrives

We are always looking for new and exciting brands and are pleased to announce our new Ital ..
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Posted: 23/02/2018

Funky readers featured in Living etc magazine

We are now into February 2018 and fashion for the year is now taking shape.One particular style that ..
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Posted: 15/02/2018

From Ivory to plastic

Have you ever wondered how we came to use plastic for eyewear? You would perhaps be surprised to lea ..
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Posted: 25/01/2018

Funky Readers January Sale

Happy New year to all of our customers friends and family. Lets hope it is a happy and healthy 2018 ..
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Posted: 02/01/2018

21st December last day pre Christmas post

May Judith and I wish all of our customers, suppliers and fellow traders a very merry ..
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Posted: 06/12/2017

Waitrose top 12 for December

Funkyreaders will be exhibiting at the Oxford Botanical Gardens Christmas fair the 2nd to the 3 ..
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Posted: 30/11/2017

Christmas shows and recommended Christmas post dates.

That time of year has come around again. Where has the year gone too! We will be exhibiting ..
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Posted: 30/10/2017

Cyprus 2017

               Judith and I have just come back from a ..
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Posted: 26/10/2017

Funkyreaders Design own Brand

Funkyreaders is pleased to announce that their our own brand "Funkyreaders Design"  reading gla ..
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Posted: 27/09/2017

Burghley Horse Trials 2017

We are delighted to announce that we will be trading at Burghley Horse Trials for the second year ru ..
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Posted: 25/08/2017

Brand building 1.

Why Brand Building? ​Until the 1970s eyewear had always been a medical item,not a fashion item. R ..
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Posted: 11/08/2017

Summer Shows

Hello to all our customers. We are about to start preparations for our Summer Shows. We will be atte ..
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Posted: 31/05/2017

New products and own brand

The exciting news is that at the end of April we will be launching the start of our own brand of rea ..
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Posted: 24/03/2017

Breaking news-See-Concept become IZIPIZI

Nothing has changed except the name. The breaking news is that See-Concept has become IZIPIZ ..
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Posted: 13/01/2017

2017 the year of the rooster

Well 2017 is upon us and we leave behind a very eventful 2016. The Chinese New year in 2017 is the y ..
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Posted: 27/12/2016

Christmas shows for November

We will be exhibiting at just 3 shows in November. The first 2 shows take us up to Yorkshire and the ..
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Posted: 31/10/2016

Silmo and See-Concept

Its that time of year again and we will shortly be heading off to Paris for the Silmo optical fair. ..
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Posted: 21/09/2016

Burghley Horse Trials.Free tickets available.

Judith and I wish to thank all our fabulous customers and the traders we worked with for making the ..
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Posted: 11/08/2016

Funkyreaders at BBC Countryfile show

We are delighted to be part of the inaugral BBC country file show at Blenheim palace from the 4th to ..
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Posted: 14/07/2016

Business as normal

We are now back from our annual vacation and wish to thank all our customers for their patience whil ..
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Posted: 12/07/2016

Summer shows ahead

Summer is just around the corner and we will start our summer shows in June kicking of with Ragley&n ..
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Posted: 25/05/2016

Badminton 2016 what a show!

Badminton 2016 what a show! The show was 1st class and we think all who were invol ..
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Posted: 10/05/2016

Join Us at the Badminton Horse Trials

We're pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Badminton Horse Trials 2016 from Wednesd ..
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Posted: 13/04/2016

Back from Milan with colour

Our visit to Milan was a great success and the news is that bright colour is the order of the day wi ..
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Posted: 02/03/2016

Funky spring fashions and Italian friendships

The longest month is behind us and we have started the shortest month. Soon Spring will be here. We ..
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Posted: 01/02/2016

Manchester Caravan and Motor Home Show

Our story started in 2013 and in 2014 when we started doing shows up and down the country it soon be ..
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Posted: 19/01/2016

2016 the year of the Funky

  What a year 2015 turned out to be. We are proud to report that we had a dramatic upturn in ..
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Posted: 05/01/2016

Funky Christmas postal services

Christmas is around the corner and Funky and EyeEye would like to remind all our customers of our av ..
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Posted: 01/12/2015

Funky Readers To Attend Marple CC Christmas Fair

Funky Readers To Attend Marple CC Christmas Fair: We are pleased to announce that we will be att ..
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Posted: 16/11/2015

Funky Readers Offers Tickets to Windsor Christmas Gift Fair

Funky Readers Offers Tickets to Windsor Christmas Gift Fair: We are really pleased to announce that ..
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Posted: 08/11/2015

Christmas returns policy and free tickets

Hi, Christmas is just around the corner and when bonfire night passes we turn our thoughts to Christ ..
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Posted: 03/11/2015

Andy Warhol celebration

Andy Warhol was an American artist who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop ..
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Posted: 28/10/2015

Funky Readers Runners Up As Most Promising Young Business in Stockport

Funky Readers Runners Up As Most Promising Young Business in Stockport: We are very pleased to annou ..
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Posted: 18/10/2015


It might seem an odd time of the year to talk about sunreading glasses with the autumnal equinox on ..
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Posted: 14/10/2015

Autumn on the doorstep

Autumn is on the doorstep and knocking at the door. Browns and greens will be the predominent colour ..
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Posted: 19/09/2015

What is acetate

We are often asked at shows what the glasses are made of that we sell. Well it depends on the p ..
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Posted: 24/08/2015

Funky readers prepares for Paris

Where has the year gone? We have just come to the end of our trading year and wish to thank all our ..
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Posted: 17/08/2015

Funky Readers Shortlisted For Most Promising Young Business

We are hugely pleased to announce that Funky Readers has been shortlisted for the most promising sma ..
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Posted: 21/07/2015

Lennon look back in vogue

It only seems like yesterday that John Lennon was photographed wearing 5 pairs of his iconic glasses ..
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Posted: 08/07/2015

Fashionistas Feature Funky Readers

It’s always great for us to be in the press, and we’ve featured in a few articles recently – includi ..
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Posted: 16/06/2015

Summer Bifocals

The Summer appears to have arrived and we will all be reaching for the suncream and our sunglasses. ..
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Posted: 10/06/2015

King of Funky Reading Glasses: Funky Wins Social Media Award

We are pleased to announce that we have been crowned the Kings of Funky Reading Glasses as part of t ..
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Posted: 03/06/2015

Funky goes back on the road

The weather may belie the fact, but summer is approaching and with it Funky Readers and eyeeyedesign ..
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Posted: 25/05/2015

Fashion eyewear trends 2

The eye is round so it is no wonder that the first spectacles in the developing world would naturall ..
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Posted: 29/04/2015

Fashion eyewear trends

We may think of fashion trends in eyewear as being a relatively modern concept but we would be wrong ..
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Posted: 31/03/2015

Funky Readers partners with PAPP UP

Funky Readers are pleased to announce that we have recently secured the opportunity to stock PAPP UP ..
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Posted: 22/03/2015

See-Concept selling fast on new website

It is a month now since we launched our sister site eyeeyedesign and the see-concept range ..
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Posted: 13/03/2015

Funky at Mido 2015

Judith and I have arrived back from Mido 2015 in Milan. We had a lovely start to the weekend wh ..
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Posted: 06/03/2015

see-concept moves to eyeeyedesign.com

From today, the 12/02/2015 the See-Concept range of fashion reading glasses have moved to our other ..
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Posted: 12/02/2015

Funky Readers in the Gaurdian!

  Judith and I are very pleased to see that Funky Readers has been recognised in a national ..
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Posted: 06/02/2015

Funky has a sister eyeeyedesign.com

We are always looking to try and make our customers online experience simpler and more pleasurable. ..
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Posted: 29/01/2015

34 Fashion Quotes We Love

At Funky Readers we’re always on the lookout for new and exciting styles to offer our customers. We ..
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Posted: 22/01/2015

Into 2015 with "excellent service and products"

A very happy healthy and prosperous New Year to everybody! The party season is over and we are al ..
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Posted: 05/01/2015

Merry Christmas from funky readers

May Judith and I wish all our customers followers and friends a very Merry Christmas and a happy hea ..
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Posted: 23/12/2014

Funky Readers goes back to university

  It’s the run up to the Festive period and we’re thrilled to get an early stocking filler – ..
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Posted: 19/12/2014

Vintage and Bizzarre

We have just got back from Chelsea and have received an invitation to model our glasses at the Vinta ..
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Posted: 16/12/2014

Funky on the Kings Road !

A hearty thank you to all the very many customers who purchased from us at Ripley Castle last weeken ..
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Posted: 09/12/2014

Funky heads for Harrogate

Following a smashing weekend at Capesthorne Hall we are preparing to go this weekend to Ripley  ..
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Posted: 02/12/2014

Funky does Black Friday

Black Friday weekend has arrived and we are getting into the spirit of it and are reducing our Ineed ..
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Posted: 28/11/2014

Funkyreaders at Capesthorne Christmas show

Christmas is fast approaching with what historically has been the busiest weekend for online sales. ..
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Posted: 25/11/2014

Eastern Eye meets Funkyreaders

We have just returned from a trip to hip and happening Brighton for a Christmas Fair at the Amex sta ..
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Posted: 18/11/2014

Funkyreaders goes international

News is certainly spreading about funkyreaders. We have orders placed from Ireland, Denmark, Milan I ..
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Posted: 11/11/2014

Funkyreaders Christmas stocking fillers

After Guy fawkes night ones mind turns to Christmas and in anticipation of that wonderful time of th ..
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Posted: 04/11/2014

Funkyreaders Christmas shows

Its that time of the year again! The shops are filling up with Christmas lines and we have been busy ..
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Posted: 29/10/2014

Eye Respect-Quality,Class and British!

In September Judith and I visited Silmo which is a trade show for all things fashionable to do with ..
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Posted: 23/10/2014

Happy Birthday FunkyReaders

Happy Birthday FunkyReaders! FunkyReaders has now been trading for a year and what a year it has ..
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Posted: 21/10/2014

Eye Respect London fashion sunglasses arrive

Whilst at Silmo trade show in Paris we met the Eye Respect team who agreed to sell to us their covet ..
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Posted: 17/10/2014

Funky readers welcome Picasso,Magritte and Lennon

Creative ready reading has arrived in the shape of Picasso, Magritte and Lennon from the Belgium des ..
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Posted: 15/10/2014

New products from See-Concept and I need you now available

The See-Concept Le comeback  products are now on the website. You will see in the #A range ..
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Posted: 07/10/2014

See-concept autumn winter Le Come back range arrives!

We are pleased to let all our loyal see-concept fans know that the new autumn winter range has now b ..
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Posted: 04/10/2014

Funkyreaders at Silmo Paris

We have just finished 2 days at Silmo exhibition in Paris. A big thank you to the teams at See-Conce ..
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Posted: 27/09/2014

Funkyreaders launches See-concept "50s "Le come back"!

A special treat is in store for the fans of our fabulous See-concept reading glasses. We have j ..
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Posted: 12/09/2014

See-concept funky reading glasses back at the Palace

The Last of our summer sojourns takes us back to Bleinheim Palace for the Horse Trials from 11th to ..
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Posted: 07/09/2014

Funky readers Apro Italian designer sunglasses fly high at Chatsworth

What a great Show Chatsworth Country Fair turned out to be. The weather was great and the Crowds lov ..
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Posted: 01/09/2014

Doktor fashion reading glasses at Chatsworth

Doktor is going to Chatsworth Country fair this weekend weather permitting. He is there to trea ..
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Posted: 26/08/2014

See-Concept funky fashion reading glasses at Cheshire County show

Following our weekend at Southport we have gathered our thoughts and are making ready for The Cheshi ..
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Posted: 20/08/2014

See-Concept colourful funky reading glasses at Southport flower show

We are off to Southport Flower show from the 14th of August for 4 days. There will be lots of beauti ..
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Posted: 12/08/2014

I Need You at Lowther Show. Funky German reading glasses arrive!

I Need You at Lowther show! Yes I do need you there-but I am talking about the Funky Doktor glasses ..
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Posted: 04/08/2014

See-Concept funky reading glasses at East Midlands Game and Country Show

See-Concept Funky reading glasses will be selling at the Living heritage East Midlands Game and Coun ..
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Posted: 31/07/2014

Funky readers See-concept spotted at Versace

Whilst at Bleinheim Palace a customer who has purchased See-Concept from us online visited our shop ..
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Posted: 23/07/2014

Off to the Palace!

Thank you to all our followers and customers who visited and purchased from us at the Great Yorkshir ..
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Posted: 14/07/2014

New stock of your favourites arrive next week

With success comes stock reductions. We have reordered in your favourite styles some of which we hav ..
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Posted: 27/06/2014

Back with a big thank you!

We are just back from a weeks tour. We attended at Cambridge fair and then travelled up to Lincoln f ..
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Posted: 03/06/2014

Glasses from Amsterdam!

We have found a new exciting range of glasses from a Dutch company that will be coming soon. One of ..
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Posted: 29/05/2014

A great weekend at Chatsworth.

The Horse trials at Chatsworth got off to a slow start on the first day but as in any horse race mom ..
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Posted: 27/05/2014

APRO arrives! Craftmanship marries fashion and what a union!!

APRO Sunglasses have arrived! I will not do the talking for this story, I will leave it to the wo ..
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Posted: 09/05/2014

Chatsworth International horse trials 16th-18th May

Its all go in May. We are off to the prestigious venue of Chatsworth to exhibit at stand G60 next to ..
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Posted: 07/05/2014

Full steam ahead!!

After a great week end at Haydock Park, we are full steam ahead to the Riverside Steam and train ral ..
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Posted: 22/04/2014

This little Funky went to market !

Funky readers have been busy booking spring markets and shows to exhibit our fabulous glasses. ..
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Posted: 16/04/2014

Lorry wheels roll from Hamburg!

The lorry wheels are rolling from Hamburg bringing 2 new ranges of reading glasses. The wi ..
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Posted: 16/04/2014

Milan Milan Milan!!!

   Judith and I had a wondeful time seeing all the new and exciting products at the Mil ..
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Posted: 25/03/2014