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Let Out The Animal Within With Betsy Johnson’s Animal Instinct

Let Out The Animal Within With Betsy Johnson’s Animal Instinct

Legacie is excited to introduce a new Betsey Johnson group – the Animal Instinct group. Always a big fan of animal prints, Betsey Johnson’s Animal Instinct group utilizes custom cheetah and zebra patterns integrated into eyewear in unique ways. Playful and quirky, these styles are tempered by solid color frame fronts for the perfect juxtaposition of sassy and sweet. FRISKY FELINE (BJ0152) SIZE 50/17/135 PURR-FECT PAIR (BJ0153) SIZE 53/16/135 For more information visit www.legacie.com
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Legacie Welcomes Felix Marks As Executive Brand Ambassador

Legacie Welcomes Felix Marks As Executive Brand Ambassador

Legacie, the Luxury House of B. Robinson is pleased to announce that Felix Marks will be joining the team as an Executive Brand Manager. Felix has over 20 years of industry experience. This newly created role is a key component of Legacie’s new consultative sales strategy which will roll out in 2014. Legacie’s reputation as a boutique firm with attentive, personalized service is one which has been forged by respecting the traditions of the industry while also keeping a laser focus on sustainable growth and emerging trends in the sales arena. 2014 will bring about a new relationship-selling model that will be spearheaded by Felix Marks. “Felix’s proven track record in our industry leaves him poised as the perfect individual to spearhead this transition for Legacie. He will lead a group of Brand Ambassadors that will function as full-service consultative team, further evolving the role of the traditional optical account executive,” states Cliff Robinson, co-president of Legacie. “My belief is that, in order to be the best partner, it is important to listen to your customers and offer superlative service. This new opportunity at Legacie will allow me to be at the forefront...
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Betsey Johnson Brings Out Your Inner Punk Rocker

Betsey Johnson Brings Out Your Inner Punk Rocker

Legacie is excited to introduce a new Betsey Johnson group – Punk Baroque. The sassy Punk Baroque group merges gothic rock flair with the girly essence of classic Betsey styling. Featuring spiked metal décor and laser etched baroque detailing, these cheeky frames introduce new color schemes fit for everyone’s inner rock star. Dark Romance (BJ 0151), an acetate optical frame, features a modified wayfarer shape with two new color variations: fushia over indigo and black crystal. The subtle cat-eye Decayed Decadence (BJ 0150) sunglass showcases a new rose fade and silver fade color option.   For more information visit www.legacie.com
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These Frames Are Out Of This World

These Frames Are Out Of This World

Legacie is excited to introduce a new Betsey Johnson group – Celestial Burst. The Celestial Burst group draws inspiration from the twinkle and glow of outer space. This group introduces a custom sequin lamination over acetate as well as glitter frame fronts on select styles. Solar Flare (BJ 0146), an acetate optical frame, features a butterfly shape with two new color variations: cream and violet. The oval-shaped Laser Lights (BJ 0145) optical frame debuts one new color variation: midnight. The subtle cat-eye Galaxy Quest (BJ 0147) sunglass showcases mirrored lenses on select colorations. For more information visit www.legacie.com
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Let Your Inner Hollywood Starlet Shine

Let Your Inner Hollywood Starlet Shine

Legacie is excited to introduce a new Betsey Johnson group – the Lights, Camera, Action group. Betsey’s love of old Hollywood glam style serves as the inspiration behind the Lights, Camera, Action group. Glitter detailing is the hallmark of this group – temples are decked out in glitter laminated over a variety of new custom pastel colors. Frames shapes are clean and modern for a nice juxtaposition of funky styling and wearability. Geek-chic style Tinseltown (BJ 144) features a metal frame front and acetate temples decked in glitter lamination. This optical frame brings new color variations, including blush, black/ teal, and cream. Paparazzi (BJ 143), a subtle cat-eye, boast glitter-laminated detailing throughout. For more information visit www.legacie.com
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Betsey Johnson’s Rainbow Rave

Betsey Johnson’s Rainbow Rave

The Rainbow Rave group draws from both Betsey’s colorful past within the “Youthquake” movement and today’s vibrant underground dance party scene. POW! WOW! NEON!, an acetate teacup-shaped optical frame, features a custom paint-splatter high definition print with two new crystal color variations: jade and violet. Betsey Techno combines a feminine wayfarer metal frame with the paint-splatter print acetate temples. This frame also introduces two new metal colors: teal and violet. Kitty Kat Fever is a vintage-inspired square sunglass with the digital print on both the top bar and the temples. For more information visit www.legacie.com
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Betsey Johnson Hits With A “Bolt of Light”

Betsey Johnson Hits With A “Bolt of Light”

Legacie is excited to introduce a new Betsey Johnson group – Bolt of Light. Renowned for her electric energy, Betsey has also been a long-time fan of the lightning bolt motif.  The new group, Bolt of Light, brings this charisma to life with metal temples in the shape of a lightning bolt that are decorated with glittering stones in contrasting pop colors. Wild Thing, a cat-eye optical style, boasts a glitter acetate frame front while Thunderstruck, a glam sunglass, offers a multi-colored layered laminate frame front. Together with the striking temples, these styles ensure that you will make a statement with your frames. For more information visit Legacie at www.legacie.com
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Betsey Johnson’s Rockstar Glam

Betsey Johnson’s Rockstar Glam

Personifying Betsey Johnson’s rock-n-roll past, Rockstar Glam employs satin-finished stud detailing in a variety of colors and shapes on its frame fronts and temples. Blondie (BJ 0134), a round optical shape, features diamond and circle studs, while Vintage Hearts (BJ 0135), a cat-eye, delights with a combination of heart and circle studs. Double the Love (BJ0136SG), a square sunglass, has been sourced directly from the vintage archives and embodies everything that is rocker-chic.  This group is also featured in the Betsey Johnson Spring 2012 image piece. The group also introduces new colors to the Betsey Johnson palette including acetates in hot pink, lime and neon orange.   For more information visit www.legacie.com
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Betsey Johnson Eyewear – Obsolete Chic group

Betsey Johnson Eyewear – Obsolete Chic group

Inspired by vintage glamour, think Marilyn Monroe, finger waves and pearls, Obsolete Chic embodies that old Hollywood feel that fuses sophistication with desire. Each of the optical frames is crafted from a new handmade spotty tortoise with hints of pop colors including pink, violet and olive. Betsey O’Hare, a rectangle frame, and Betsey Era, an antique cat-eye style, are both fully swathed in the spotty tortoise while Downtown Vintage, a wayfarer, boasts a flat, satin-brushed stainless steel front in complementary colors. For more information visit www.legacie.com
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Betsey Johnson Eyewear’s New Betsey Ice Group

Betsey Johnson Eyewear’s New Betsey Ice Group

Inspired by the Spring 2011 Betsey Johnson runway show, the Betsey Ice group infuses quintessential Betsey styling with a futuristic feel.  A new two-layer color technique allows for a sassy ombré effect on the titanium temples – a first for the collection. The temples of each of the optical styles are decorated with a laser-etched print: Ombre Web, a geometric cat-eye, features a spider web print, Ombre Lace, a modified rectangle, features a lace print and Ombre Dots, a petite oval, features a polka dot print. New colorations in this group include Melon, Sage and Midnight. For more information call (866) 534-2243 or visit www.legacie.com
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Betsey Johnson Eyewear Presents Le Tour de Betsey Group

Betsey Johnson Eyewear Presents Le Tour de Betsey Group

The Le Tour de Betsey group is evocative of the City of Light’s world-renowned fashion aesthetic. Stylish and hip, these frames are classic Betsey with an alluring French flair. Chic, a geometric style, J’Adore, a petite oval, and Belle, a retro cat-eye, are optical frames while Couture is a cat-eye sunglass. Each style features vintage-inspired pins on the front of the frames and color blocking on the custom laminated acetate temples. Strong shapes and pop colors are the true highlights of this group with new color combinations including Sky/Green and Berry/Blue taking center stage. Très magnifique! For more information visit www.brobinson.com or call 800-221-7176
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New Betsey Johnson Eyewear – Archive Prints group

New Betsey Johnson Eyewear – Archive Prints group

Betsey Johnson’s rich history has afforded her decades’ worth of vintage archives.  The Archive Prints collection explores two Betsey favorites: the leopard and petite rosebud patterns Jungle Princess, an oval optical frame with an accent line on the temple, features the leopard print on both the inside and outside of the frame. The inside of Rosie Rosebud, a rectangle optical style, is adorned with the rosebud print and is accentuated with intricate detailing above the brow.  Both patterns make an appearance on the outside of the temples of Shady Lady, a square sunglass.  A retro rectangle optical, Jungle Queen, rounds out the collection and features leopard print exclusively on the inside of the frame. A custom color palette is used throughout the group and, for a truly one-of-a-kind layered look, the leopard and rosebud prints are laminated within sheets of acetate. For more information visit http://www.brobinson.com
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Betsey Johnson Eyewear – Antique Rose Group

Betsey Johnson Eyewear – Antique Rose Group

New for Fall 2010, Betsey Johnson introduces the Antique Rose group. The quintessential Betsey icon, the rose print, is reinvented in a totally modern way in the Antique Rose group. Bolstered by a new technical process, the rose is emblazoned in a rubber temple using a double injection molding technique. The result is a two-tone rose print crafted entirely of rubber with a corresponding print on the inside of the temple in the reverse color combination. Petal Pusher, a 3-piece mount optical, Ravishing Rose, a semi-rimless metal rectangle and Rosie Chic, an acetate geometric shape, all feature these lightweight, colorful temples. For more information visit www.brobinson.com
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