So, what is visible light transmission?
You may have noticed on every single one of our sunglass lens listings we have a “VLT” or a “visible light transmission” feature. You might be asking yourself, what does this mean? Well, by the end of this blog.. →
If you thought that wearing sunglasses at night was reserved for the celebrities or other cool people among us, you might be surprised. There is now a growing number of scientists joining this club.
Some sleep experts believe.. →
Picture this – You’re about to walk out the door. You’re going to a neighborhood child’s birthday party. You open the door and promptly get blinded by the bright sunlight outside. You squint a bit, then reach for your favorite pair of sunglasses (hopefully.. →
Fuse is so excited to announce the release of our first limited edition colors! We were feeling the spring season this year and decided to offer some pastel tints to put some spring into your glasses too! Our three tints named Coral, Orchid, and Ocean will be sure to make.. →
We all know there are many types of people in this world of ours. With those many types of people come many types of noses, faces, and cheekbones. Because of this, sunglasses don’t always fit each face equally. Therefore, a special breed of sunglasses.. →
With Valentine’s day coming up, many people are longingly looking at those with baes, or vying for a date at a local bar. But, what if I told you that there is a way to increase your “je ne sais quoi” when it comes to nabbing a prospective partner? Well, (as.. →
Ray-Bans are probably some of the world’s most famous, recognizable, and iconic sunglasses of all time. First appearing in early-to-mid 20th century, the aviators and wayfarers grew to iconic status with their use in classic movies such.. →
Introducing Fuse’s First Fuse +Plus Exclusive Color!
Nova is a stellar multi-colored Red Mirror on top of a grey base lens. This means that Nova’s mirror has hints of not only red, but also purple, orange,.. →
Twas the night before Christmas, when all the through the house
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse;
Even though the stockings were hung and the children asleep,
St. Nicholas was out getting hammered on drinks that were cheap.
For our Holiday Shoot.. →
With the colder days on their way, many people tend to hang up their favorite pair of sunglasses. It’s a common belief that sunglasses aren’t as important in winter. However, you might be surprised to learn that eye protection in the winter can be even more critical. There is certainly.. →
Getting blinded by the sun while driving isn’t just annoying, but also can be very dangerous. But, did you know that driving with the wrong sunglasses could be just as dangerous? Here are the top 3 mistakes made when choosing the perfect pair, whether it’s.. →
Research recently surfaced in Brazil that showed that our favorite sunglasses might start to work against us.
Scientists at the University of São Paulo developed an aging test to see how well sunglasses stood up to UV.. →
If you observe fashionable people – you will almost instantly see that they match. It’s easy to match your shoes to your shirt or not to wear brown and black together. But how do you take your fashion to a.. →
Who, What, Wear Polarized Lenses
I’m sure we’ve all heard of polarized sunglasses. I’m sure we all know someone who swears by them. But, what are they? How do they work? Well, all you have to do is read on, and by the end of this blog post you will.. →
By now, your sunglasses have probably seen their share of salt water, sand, and that hot summer heat. Your sunglasses might even be on their last leg. But, it doesn’t have to be this way! Follow these tips to keep those glasses in pristine condition throughout summer, and beyond.
It’s that time of the year again. Time to pick out that killer pair of shades that is going to be the perfect UV fighting accessory for all that your summer holds. But, how do you even start to figure out what your perfect.. →
Summer is here! Everyone is excited to start heading to the beach, going on boats, and inviting themselves to BBQs. But, how long until that excitement wears off and summer boredom sets in? Well, fear not! Keep boredom at bay with these alternative sports and activities.. →
Father’s day is coming up, and what better way to spend it with your kids than a little fishing trip? That is, until they get bored (or tired, or hungry, or have to pee) and become a temper tantrum with legs. Well, fear not, we have compiled a list of helpful tips.. →
Friends don’t let friends make excuses for not wearing sunscreen.
Here at Fuse, we are all about eye protection. Our lenses will keep your eyes, and even the skin around your eyes, safe from all UV rays. This effectively protects you from.. →
Get those Rusty Bikes Ready
With winter behind us, it’s easy to want to get out on those trails ASAP. However, if you haven’t been out since last season, there are a few quick maintenance checks you should be doing to keep your bike rolling.. →
Which tint for what?
We know it can be confusing for anyone short of sunglass aficionado status to know what lenses might be right for them. Green, grey, brown – what could the difference be anyway? Well, we’re glad you asked! We created a short guideline to use as.. →
The contest is now closed!
We have a winning name from Mike Li, from Ohio! The Fuse Crew had such a hard time deciding on a name. Thank you so much for all your suggestions.
The winning name was suggested.. →
Why training camps? Each spring (or whichever season describes the early part of your competitive year), athletes of all stripes head to different locales to train in groups, in better weather, or to spend some valuable time with his or her coach. But how much really changes? My old training partner,.. →
The Fuse Crew is gearing up for a weekend at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas! To prepare, we’ve compiled a list of essentials that will be in our string bags come next Friday.
Things to Remember:
- ___Tickets/Pit Passes/Parking.. →
Can wearing sunglasses make you happier?
Bear with me, here.
Let’s just sit back and close our eyes. Picture a fond memory, maybe the last thing that made you laugh, or anything that makes you want to smile. Then, take a deep breath.. →
It is a typical day: you are running out of the door and forget your favorite pair of shades (again). It is bright outside, so your eyes feel a little discomfort and you squint a little. So what? What is the big deal?
Repeated and overtime UV exposure can lead to some serious health problems.. →
A Guide to Figuring out the Right Shape for your Face
When searching for your next shades, it’s tempting to go for the “on-trend” pair you saw your favorite celeb sporting. Unfortunately, all trends won’t look good on all faces. So,.. →
The more technologically advanced alternative to kitesurfing has now surfaced: droneboarding. We all knew it was just a matter of time.
The sport has an easy premise – just hop on a snowboard and grab hold of a rope. But, instead of being pulled by the wind, you’re being pulled by technological.. →
The temperatures outside are quickly cooling off and we are suddenly finding ourselves turning away from the warm weather outdoor activities in search of something more weather appropriate. While many people choose to avoid the outdoors during this fantastic time of year, there are actually many ways.. →
Sunglasses are one of the most popular fashion accessories available today. Worn by both men and women, sunglasses come in a variety of styles and colors. Almost everyone you know owns at least one pair of sunglasses and most own more than that… →
Los Angeles! Home of the Dodgers, Lakers, Hollywood, Angels, Disneyland, Vans Open Surf Competition, Knott’s Berry Farm, Sony, Universal, Paramount, and USA’s best Oktoberfest!
It’s true – while LA languished for years as an empty desert for beer.. →
All about those edges
Sunglass frames typically have hard, 90 degree edges with slots for lenses to be inserted. They are not designed to have wiggle room, otherwise your lenses might fall out every time you bent over. In a world of expensive frames with lenses susceptible to everyday.. →
All In the name of giving
After months of planning, Hunter Sims the premier team rider for O’Brien Watersports, set a record for the most consecutive 180 degree’ “Shove-It’s,” a difficult trick performed on the wake of a boat, while raising over $5000 for Small Steps for Compassion… →
So, one of our sponsored athletes, Hunter Sims, stopped by my office yesterday. I though he was just coming by to say “what’s up” and talk a little about wake surfing (the sport he is known for). We cut him some new lenses and got him some new shades, threw in a hoodie or two.. →
We, here at Fuse Lenses, try to let our brand represent a lifestyle. One of adventure, inspiration, soul searching and a love of nature. Focusing on that point has been part of what makes this company fun to be associated with and exhilarating to uphold. One of the most dramatic emphasis that.. →
Hey Guys! I’m back today to talk about the most important dilemma that we deal with here at Fuse day in and day out. While rare statistically, lenses not fitting properly is the single biggest contributor to my sleepless nights (now that my children are older and don’t require feedings.. →
These days, it is so easy to get stuck into a rut and routine that makes us feel “comfortable” and “easy”. For many (or most) of us, that is what we are actually striving for. It’s what is passed along to us from our previous generations of mentors, teachers, guidance.. →
Fuse Athlete Hunter Sims would never sacrifice his vision to the harsh Florida sun. That’s why he chooses Fuse Polarized lenses for all of his favorite shades.
In this feature, he is rocking the Bella Polarized lenses in his Electric Knoxville sunglasses. These lenses demand attention.. →
It’s a brand new Year! What a successful ride 2014 was! I want to first thank everyone who participated in our sunglasses movement. You guys are my heros! We are ready to kick some ass in 2015.
This may sound contradictory to my last post here. Let’s be brazen. Let’s.. →
Not every occasion calls for a “stand out” look. Sometimes flashy gets in the way. One of the beautiful things about the ability to change your lenses is that you can customize your look to suit the occasion or your mood. During the warm summer months here in Florida, I gravitate.. →
You probably have a pair of sunglasses that you love. It’s hard to let go of the shades that have been with you through good times and bad. After all, it can be hard to find the pair that seems perfect for your face. We all have different styles, shapes, looks and brands that we adore. .. →
In the 1930’s, the Army Air Corps commissioned Bausch and Lomb to make a highly effective sunglasses that would protect pilots from the danger of glare. Company physicists developed a special dark-green tint known as G-15 that blocks the yellow band of the light spectrum… →