Check out MOSCOT in the "Greater New York" section of today's Wall Street Journal (January 6, 2011)! Journalist, Ralph Gardner Jr. visited our Lower East Side shop earlier this week and spoke with some of our fabulous staff members. The result? A fantastic article on the history behind several of our most popular frames, a sneak peak at a few new MOSCOT Originals to be launched in the Spring, and lots of fun and quirky facts that make us MOSCOT.
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International intellectual, style guru and CNN host, Anderson Cooper, joined the revelers in New York City's Time Square for the count down to 2011 wearing The DANNEE from The MOSCOT Spirit Collection! Cooper, a long time MOSCOT fan, and Kathy Griffin discussed his festive eyewear choice for the evening, while graciously giving MOSCOT a shout out to ring in 2011.
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With its polished, clean and refined look, The ZELIG is not as loud as its MOSCOT Original siblings, but its just as stylish! Zelig, which means "happy" in Yiddish was Grandpa Sol's affectionate nickname and fit him to a tee. Sol was a jovial guy - working the MOSCOT shop counter with an ear to ear grin while tirelessly doing what he loved to do best - make his customers happy! Square and made of pure acetate, The ZELIG has no exposed hardware and is beautifully beveled with a saddle bridge.
On his recent world tour to promote The Tourist, Johnny Depp has been strolling the red carpets and hitting the talk show circuit wearing his favorite MOSCOT eyewear, The LEMTOSH. Check out this clip of Johnny on David Letterman with the Tortoise LEMTOSH.
The December 11th, MOSCOT Music Saturday Session was jam packed with fans of Anni Rossi and MOSCOT! Anni put on an incredible show and looked great wearing The FIONAH in Honey (from The MOSCOT Spirit Collection) -- she even tweeted that they brought out the Italian woman in her, ain't that sweet! We just love Anni and her sound -- she is definitely one to watch!
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Longtime MOSCOT fan and incredibly talented film director, Ariel Schulman, is on the rise!
Schulman both directed and is featured in the highly acclaimed indy film, Catfish, wearing his favorite frames, The HYMAN from The MOSCOT Originals Collection. We are honored to be featured his breakout film sensation, and in the fantastic commercial Schulman co-created for Nike, which also features MOSCOT eyewear.
Back in stock:
The NEBB SE in all colors
The NEBB in Black and in Crystal
The LEMTOSH in Medium in Black, Tortoise and in Blonde