Organisers of the UK’s largest optical event, 100% Optical, have announced the finalists for the highly-anticipated 2024 Love Eyewear Awards, sponsored by ShopAr.
Following another successful year of record breaking entries, the popular Love Eyewear Awards features independents and major designers, manufacturers and retailers in the Optical industry. The shortlist of nominees for 2024 include Filipe Diniz Lunettes, OtrO Eyewear, l.a.Eyeworks, Okkul, KOMONO, Danielle Rattray, STRUKTUR Eyewear, Rolf., Gotti Switzerland, Mokki, Bird Eyewear, The Optical Gallery, Finch Optical, COTI, Kodes and more!
The full list of nominees can be found here: 100% Optical Love Eyewear Awards
This year’s 13 categories are:
- New Designer 2024
- Women’s Frame of the Year
- Women’s Sunglasses Frame of the Year
- Men’s Frame of the Year
- Men’s Sunglasses Frame of the Year
- Unisex Frame of the Year
- Luxury Frame of the Year
- Kids Frame of the Year
- Sustainable Frame of the Year
- Eyewear Accessory of the Year
- Eyewear Retailer of the Year
- Best Innovation
- Most Engaging Practice Window
Selin Pera, Senior Marketing Executive at 100% Optical, commented, “It has been incredible to see the Love Eyewear Awards flourish into truly representing the best of the best in the eyewear industry over the past few years. The record-breaking number of entries is a testament to the incredible talent we have in the industry, with a big increase on independent designers and brands entering the awards. I’m sure we all look forward to seeing how these designers and brands impact the industry in years to come. Good luck to the judges who have a very hard choice to make!”
Chosen by a dedicated panel of carefully curated judges featuring personalities from across the industry, including high-profile designers, artists, academics, journalists and influencers, the winners of the awards will be announced on Saturday 24th February 2024 on the renowned 100% Catwalk, sponsored by OCUCO at the show.
The three-day show will take place from 24-26 February at the ExCel London and will once again welcome professionals, experts and eyewear enthusiasts alike through its doors to celebrate the world of eyewear and optics.
The February show will mark the 10th edition of 100% Optical, Europe’s fastest growing optical event which attracts over 10,000 optical professionals from across the globe. Bringing together optometrists, ophthalmologists dispensing opticians, distributors and wholesalers, this is a must-attend event for all in the optical industry.