Function vs. Fashion in Eyewear
Debra Bennett has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. The content and format of this course is presented without commercial bias and does not claim superiority of any commercial product or service.
Eyewear has been used since ancient times, beginning with simple protective goggles and advancing through the ages to become various forms of spectacles. Many advancements and changes to eye wear have come about from the necessity for a specific function or need. Still other changes have been in response to the fashion of the day or the desires of the wearer. This course will show the development of eye wear through history by highlighting many functional and fashionable changes.
- Compare the differences between functional and fashionable
- Recall the historical developments of eyewear in regards to function and fashion
- Recall past trends of eyewear
- Predict future industry trends