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Meet Andrew – #SneakyDuckers – Issue 13

We love the people who wear our glasses. Most of all we love their stories. Here is one of them.

Meet Andrew, a Professor of Architecture at the University of Sydney who writes books about “pointy-headed” architectural themes. Find out about his latest work, Rome, and why he digs our Sleeping Fox and Critic frames.

  1. Tell us about yourself and what you do for a living

I’m a professor in the School of Architecture, Design & Planning at the University of Sydney. These days I have feet planted in two cities—working in Sydney and living on the Gold Coast with my wife Ruth (we’re both originally from NZ) and 9yo daughter Amelia. At Sydney, I teach history of architecture, mostly to students who will one day become architects. My books range from pointy-headed kinds of themes (what makes architecture an art? what is discomfort for architecture? or history?) to documentation of knowledge we might otherwise overlook (on NZ modernism, or the architecture and urbanism of the Gold Coast).

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5 Tips for What to do with your Old Glasses

Do you have a pile of glasses gathering dust at the back of your cupboard? Instead of chucking them out with the few things you can’t recycle (we’re looking at you paper coffee cups!), here are 5 tips on how you can put your old specs to better use.

1. Reuse Them

If your frames are in mint condition but just don’t do the job anymore – ie you can’t bloody see with them – look into getting your lenses remade. Continue reading “5 Tips for What to do with your Old Glasses”

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COMPETITION – CHOOSE THAT FRAME!

Aussie icon Hugh Jackman is back at it again with a new movie coming out (Wolverine – Logan).

As awesome as our Hugh is, sometimes his glasses choices need a little work – so we thought we could add to his style with a nice pair of Sneaking Ducks!

Help us do that and you could win a pair of Sneaking Ducks for yourself too!

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Meet Clens

Meet Clens – the new lens replacement service for frames from ANY brand.

That’s right – whether you rock Sneaking Duck, Prada, Oakley or even a pair of cheapos from the local servo you can now get new lenses put into them through Clens, at amazing prices, and all prescription lenses are health-fund claimable.

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2016 Christmas Order Cut-off Dates

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Want to sneak in a new purchase of glasses for yourself or get a pair made up for friends or family in time for Chrissie?

Great News! We’re Express Shipping for free as we get closer to Christmas to make sure no-one misses out on Christmas joy because of slow delivery times.

That having been said – you still have your role to play….

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Your Summer Glasses Buying Guide

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Summer is here which means it’s time to pack away those winter warmer frames and try on something cooler for a change. Here are our Top 5 tips for finding a pair of statement frames that will not only look and feel good, but keep you sun-safe at the same time.
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1. Lighten up – Part 1: Lightweight frames

With the mercury hitting 30+ degrees every day, the last thing you need is a pair of heavy, chunky specs sweatin’ up your face. Lighten your load by trying a pair of skinny, semi rimless or rimless frames for size. Continue reading “Your Summer Glasses Buying Guide”

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Meet Todd – #SneakyDuckers – Issue 12

We love the people who wear our glasses. Most of all we love their stories. Here is one of them.

Meet Todd, an award-winning photographer from Brisbane who captures ‘I do’ moments for a living. A relative newbie to the glasses scene, he’s a fan of the wooden Birthday Suit.

  1. Tell us a bit about yourself and what you do for a living?

My name is Todd.. I live in Brisbane with my awesome wife Alyda & daughter Maggie – she’s almost 2..  I live an active life.. I’m a thinker – a student – always learning & my mind is always open..  I photograph people & things for a living – mostly weddings, but also some fashion, architecture, and corporate stuff.. It’s been my (and Alyda’s), full-time gig for the last 9 years.. Continue reading “Meet Todd – #SneakyDuckers – Issue 12”

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Meet Sarah – #SneakyDuckers – Issue 11

We love the people who wear our glasses. Most of all we love their stories. Here is one of them.

Meet Sarah, CEO of Girl Geek Academy who has big dreams to increase the number of women in tech. She’s also an avid swing dancer and wishes she could have a dollar for every time someone wants to try on her Sneaking Ducks.

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A Look Back at our Duckling Years

Sneaking Duck is turning 5 this week which means it’s time to whip out the old photos, crack open the champagne and ‘look’ back on our formative years.

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Sneaking Dark started out with a ‘vision’ to let people own a range of frames to suit every outfit and mood, without breaking the bank in the process. Continue reading “A Look Back at our Duckling Years”