1. Get Smart
Machine-washable SCHATZII Smart Cloths are are antimicrobial, anti-static and anti-dust, not to mention the perfect way to boldly keep glasses and screens clean without sprays. The dual-sided cloths with a plush microfiber on one side for buffing and a uniquely patterned smooth side on the other for polishing, are durable enough to look good for years to come. schatzii.com
2. Double Duty
This handmade pottery eyeglass holder jar from TAMARACK STONEWARE on Etsy is designed to be a versatile personal assistant that can hold glasses, keys, jewelry, or pocket change. Or take a cue from Cleve Barham and add it to your diverse collection of frame stands for merchandising purposes. invmag.us/nose
3. Driven To Drink
Want to open your favorite beverage with optical flair? Try the Spectacle Bottle Opener from BLUSH. If wine is more your thing — and for some crazy reason you didn’t finish that bottle of wine in one go — the company also offers a Cat Eye Bottle Stopper for you teetotalers. invmag.us/opener
4. Eye See You
Patients looking at their reflections in an eyeshaped mirror seems a bit meta, but we’re not complaining when the mirror looks this good. The Eye mirror from HOET EYECATCHERS is just that, eye-catching, as are the company’s other selections of mirrors and displays. australianoptical.com
5. Better Than Spit
It’s an OD’s worst nightmare — seeing a contact lens wearer use saliva to rinse their lens. Well, ALCON has launched Clear Care Rinse & Go for quick, gentle contact lens rinsing at home or on the go to combat just this problem. Optometrists rejoice! alcon.com
4 oz. $4.99, 12 oz. $7.99
This article originally appeared in the June 2016 edition of INVISION.
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