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Does it feel like you need more light? You do.

Most of us are well aware that vision tends to change with age.  Over time, our eyes lose some of…

CraftOptics Fall Lineup!

A big thanks to everyone who visited us at jewelry, bead, sewing and quilting shows over the past year! It…

Reading Glasses. Cheaters. Why use them with CraftOptics?

I can’t do anything without my contact lenses in. The few seconds it takes me to fumble for my glasses…

Hobbies and our health

Have you ever referred to your interests or passions as “just a hobby”? I certainly have. I mean, that’s all…

Are Your Eyes Working Too Hard?

[Note: Rerun of an important post from 2010] A few days ago, Margot Potter wrote about her visit to the…

“Wow! I could see every last detail, especially the thread path!”

It has been a bit busy here in CraftOptics land. I have been attending a number of trade shows in…

Why Lugnut Wears Reading Glasses

I hang out with a crowd that includes 35 to 55 year olds. Most of us still often think and…

Flexible Spending Accounts, Your Eyes, And CraftOptics

As the year comes to a close, I wanted to send out a reminder that those who have Flexible Spending…

Tattoo You. And You. And You.

New photos from Paul! I met Paul Stoll last summer at the JCK, the world’s largest jewelry trade show. Paul…

Shameless Plug For Needle-pointers

I don’t typically offer shameless plugs on our blog. However, I’m going to today because we have important feedback from…

11% off every order for

our 11th anniversary!