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Doubleice Black Velvet

Doubleice Black Velvet

£27.00

Doubleice Black Velvet are sophisticated  glamorous reading glasses. Made with luxurious v..

Doubleice Bloom black rose velvet Doubleice Bloom black rose velvet

Doubleice Bloom black rose velvet

£27.00

Doubleice Bloom black rose velvet reading glasses. Just in from Italy Doubleice bloom is a much soug..

Doubleice Bloom Iris Blue Velvet

Doubleice Bloom Iris Blue Velvet

£27.00

Doubleice Bloom Iris Blue Velvet. They are stylish, funky, fashionable, chic oversized wom..

Doubleice Bloom ivy Velvet Doubleice Bloom ivy Velvet

Doubleice Bloom ivy Velvet

£27.00

Doubleice ivy Velvet reading glasses are cool and trendy women`s reading glasses. You can almost sme..

Doubleice Bloom Poppie red velvet Doubleice Bloom Poppie red velvet

Doubleice Bloom Poppie red velvet

£27.00

Doubleice Bloom Poppie red velvet women's reading glasses. Just in from italy Doubleice bloom is a m..

Doubleice Bloom red rose velvet Doubleice Bloom red rose velvet

Doubleice Bloom red rose velvet

£27.00

Bloom Red Rose women`s funky reading glasses. You can almost smell the roses. Sophisticated and g..

Doubleice Blue Velvet

Doubleice Blue Velvet

£27.00

Doubleice Blue Velvet Reading GlassesDoubleice Blue Velvet are funky women`s reading glass..

Doubleice Fuchsia Velvet

Doubleice Fuchsia Velvet

£27.00

Doubleice fuchsia velvet reading glasses are sunshine on your face and fun to wear Women will lov..

Doubleice Orange Velvet

Doubleice Orange Velvet

£27.00

Doubleice Orange Velvet reading glasses are sunshine on your face. You can imagine bein..

Doubleice Pink Velvet

Doubleice Pink Velvet

£27.00

Doubleice Pink Velvet reading glasses for women are funky and fun. Women will love the soft ..

Doubleice Purple Velvet

Doubleice Purple Velvet

£27.00

Purple velvet  are stylish fashionable and funky women`s reading glasses. These trendy ..

Doubleice Red Velvet

Doubleice Red Velvet

£27.00

Doubleice Red Velvet reading glasses are a fashion statement with a special funky colour. Be..

Doubleice Yellow Velvet

Doubleice Yellow Velvet

£27.00

Doubleice yellow velvet reading glasses for women. These funky reading glasses will feel lik..

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Velvet

Velvet

Velvet reading glasses. She wore blue velvet. Blue is just one of the fabulous colours in our collection of velvet reading glasses. There are 2 styles. Bloom which is a squarer larger frame than the other velvet reading glasses that we sell. Buy them here now as they are flying off the website. Strengths +1-+3. Same day dispatch. Free shipping in the UK for orders over £35. We ship worldwide.

Velvet Reading Glasses and Opera

Velvet Reading glasses and Opera can be a passionate mix of drama, colour, joy, life, love and solely in the case of Opera sometimes tragedy and death. Reading glasses have been worn by the great Opera composers. Lets take a look at one and then explore our range of dramatic reading glasses you will want to take to the Opera to read your program with.

A trip to Lucca and Puccini`s reading glasses.

Judith and I love to travel and often  to Italy. We both have a love of Opera and in particular the Opera`s of Puccini so it was a no brainer to take a trip to Lucca home of the great composer. At the time there was a Puccini festival. We booked tickets to see Madame Butterfly on the lake. We decided to make a day of it and left the Hotel Villa Principessa where we were staying and  drove to Torre Del Lago.

Torre del Lago is a village in the municipality of Viareggio, in the province of Lucca, and here Giacomo Puccini lived for 30 years. It was here, in his house on the lake, that he wrote his major works, including Tosca (1900), Madame Butterfly (1904), La Fanciulla del West (1910), La Rondine (1917) and another favourite of ours Il Trittico (1918).

Not far from his house stands the spectacular open-air theatre which each year welcomes the biggest names in international Opera and we very fortunately would be among the people that evening to watch Madame Butterfly.

On the promenade of the lake stands the Villa Puccini Museum which was the house in which Puccini lived. We were able to join a small group of like minded people and took a tour of the house. You might be asking where reading glasses come into this. Well on the tour we passed Puccini`s desk where he wrote his Master pieces and there on the desk was his Reading Glasses !

After an early evening meal at the aptly named Madame Butterfly restaurant we went to watch the Opera and despite quite heavy rain enjoyed every minute of it and then drove back to our hotel.

What reading glasses would you wear for the Opera, well velvet of course!

We believe at Funkyreaders that we have the answer for you. An Italian brand that we partner with called Doubleice from Treviso in Northern Italy near Venice.

Doubleice Velvet and Panthera Reading Glasses

For the Ladies look no further than the Velvet Collection and Panthera. Both are dramatic, sophisticated and exciting.

Panthera reading glasses for the Opera.

Panthera Funky reading glasses and opera

Panthera come in 8 colours. Sage green ( as per the photograph above), turtle. violet ( which is a great colour for the Opera), white-grey, blue, red, yellow and of course black!

Dimensions:

Frame length 150mm

Lens depth 55mm

Temple length 145mm.

Browse the collection and buy some now for the Opera season ahead.

Velvet reading glasses for the Opera

Velvet reading glasses for the opera

Velvet reading glasses are made for evenings at the Opera. Our collection have so many colours that you will be spoilt for choice so rather than go on about them I invite you to look at the collection for yourself. Both men and women will be at home with velvet and in particular red and black velvet.

Bridge reading glasses for men at the opera if you don`t wear velvet.

Bridge reading glasses for men at the Opera


Bridge is a suitably Italian design in Black and made for trendy cool men.

Dimensions:

Strengths +1-+3

Temples 145mm

Frame 140mm 

Lens depth 50 mm..

I hope that you have enjoyed this trip to the Opera. Enjoy our products and if you would like to please post a review on Google good or bad.

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We Despatch Your Glasses The Same Day Of Purchase And Offer Free Shipping In The UK On Orders Over £35. Our Customers Generally Receive Their Reading Glasses The Next Day. 30 Days No Quibbles Return Policy Will Give You Confidence In Purchasing From Us.

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Martin And Judith