Mr Leight Sunglasses at Taank

Sunglasses and Suncream: Save Your Sight Long-term

29th July, 2021

Did you know that 56% of Brits are unaware that failing to wear sunglasses regularly increases their chances of developing eye conditions like cataracts and Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD). Yet three million people a year lose their sight due to UV exposure. Luckily, there are ways to stay safe, look amazing, and have fun in the sun all year round.

Plant detail. Taank Optometrists

Interview With Floral Design Specialist, Verity Marsden

14th June, 2021

The creative brains behind our award-winning window displays, Verity Marsden—also one of the region's most sought-after floral designers—is now responsible for curating our seasonal plant and flower displays. We caught up with her to find out what inspires her, how flowers transform any setting, and why she made the transition from window dressing to floristry.

Spring collection, Anne et Valentin at Taank Optometrists

STYLE: Burst Into Colour in Springtime Hues

20th May, 2021

From feminine pastels to cheery springtime hues, few eyewear designers rock colour quite like Anne et Valentin. Taank stylist Leanne chooses her favourite seasonal designs guaranteed to lift your spirits and turn heads.

Colour Me Happy: Can Colour Influence Your Mood

Colour Me Happy: Is There More To It Than Meets The Eye?

20th April, 2021

A joyful explosion of pretty pastels and jewel-bright shades are the main attraction this spring after a long, dark winter. Dazzling, optimistic colours feel like an appropriate response to this difficult period in our history, but is there evidence to support the notion that bright hues have the power to positively influence our moods?

Will Mayes, Layrd Design

Interview with Will Mayes from Layrd Design

21st January, 2021

With the opening of the new Taank practice just weeks away we caught up with our commercial interior designer, Will Mayes from Layrd Design to find out what inspires him and get the inside scoop on a few of his favourite features from this project.

Sustainable design, Taank refurb

Creating a Sustainable Space in Which to Thrive

20th November, 2020

Construction is underway at the Taank practice and right from the outset, sustainable design has been at the heart of our decision making. Find out how we're incorporating eco-friendly ideas to make the practice greener and healthier inside and out.

Wood Frames by Feb31st, Italy

Designs on the Future: Interview with Feb31st’s Stefano Minelli

19th November, 2020

Earlier this year, Bergamo found itself in the eye of the COVID storm when it became the epicentre of Italy's battle against the pandemic. It's also home to one of our most beloved eyewear brands, Feb31st. We caught up with founder, Stefano Minelli, to find out how they're doing and what the future holds.