Retrofitted Blog

Retrofitted Blog

2022. One More Year.

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 - 18:23

As I reach retirement age, Ive become more and more mindful with letting go.
I've decided this is my last year as a website owner.
The amount of sales last year didn't quite justify the expenses to run Retro Focus Eyewear.


Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 13:32

It's that time folks,

My Social Media Hiatus

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 23:53
My all time favorite vintage GAP PEACE sweatshirt from the 80's

I've taken a break from social media so that will explain why you've looked me up the last couple months and couldn't find me.
It's another full time job maintaining Instagram and Facebook posts that engage, capture your eye and make you stop and comment or 'like'.

2021 RFE Updates

Sunday, February 28, 2021 - 16:39
2-24-21 Grey Hair Pixie Self Cut

Uh yeah, you know you have these plans.... BIG plans...
Expecting life to go a certain way, then that fuckin curve ball comes at you at 30mph.
You duck.
Phew. That was close.
Let's do something differently so that doesn't happen again.

Tiny but Mighty

Friday, November 13, 2020 - 21:57
Tiny But Mighty at Retro Focus Eyewear

I’m really stoked to be adding so many kids sizes lately. This photo only shows a fraction of my inventory and I hope you’ll explore my options when it comes to fitting yourself or your child frames that will last longer than today’s choices.

A Different Spring

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 01:09
‘A Different Spring’ by Desi Scheck

I sit here with many thoughts in my head, how the last 4 months have flown by and our lives are so different. Now that so many people are hard up for money with the COVID-19 pandemic having caused so much unemployment, I figured it was the right time to keep my site wide sale going. 

Just a Matter of Time

Monday, January 20, 2020 - 19:41

‘Slow down, you move too fast’
~59th Street Bridge Song
by Simon & Garfunkel
I’m that 80’s young adult that did her best to be humble and honest, out there exploring and working hard.

The Last 10 Years of Selfies

Monday, August 12, 2019 - 19:55
Women in Glasses Collage

A pictorial documentary depicting the many 'faces' of me (in addition to my hair color transitions) and the vast variety of styles I've offered on my website.

Just Changing My Chucks

Monday, July 8, 2019 - 18:00
Retro Focus Eyewear:  Time to Change My Chucks

My readers may have been the coolest, or pretty unique compared to most online shops, but when I’m competing against social marketing and search engine algorithms, businesses with larger capital and a hefty allowance for paid advertising, has pretty much made me reconsider continuing.

About Vintage Eyewear

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 13:09
New Old Stock of vintage eyeglass frames.

Vintage eyewear are frames that are at least 20 years old, made generally before the year 2000.