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The Optical Boutique opened its doors in Kerrisdale in 1979 and introduced Vancouver to eyewear collections that had never been seen before. Unlike mainstream labels that the city was accustomed to seeing, the store offered independently designed collections often handmade by artisans from around the world.   Read More


Our featured influencer this month is Sue Randhawa, who has been recognized as one of Vancouver’s style icons! Read all about Sue below, and watch for more fabulous influencer insights in the coming months! — Read More


Vancouver-based optician Sue Randhawa lets her eyes do the talking with adventurous frames from both the past and the present. Read More




For Vancouver's Sue Randhawa, choosing an outfit is the best part of her day. A licensed optician and the owner of the Optical Boutique, Randhawa relishes the process of coming up with bold new combinations. "I adore reintroducing that forgotten jacket or blouse in the back of my closet into my wardrobe," she says. - Read More.


Optician of 25 years, business owner ( The Optical Boutique ) , wife, mother and fashion icon. Sue Randhawa encompasses fashion in every aspect of her life with utmost elegance and ease. Sue is a “fashionista with a passionista” ( as self proclaim ) regularly being featured and interviewed in the most exclusive fashion sources. Read More

Optician of 25 years, business owner, wife, mother and fashion icon. Sue Randhawa encompasses fashion in every aspect of her life with utmost elegance and ease. Resonating confidence, Sue is an advocate for self-expression through fashion and thrives by helping people realize their strengths and beauty, regardless of age. - Read More


The Vancouver streets were coloured as the cities stylish set came together at the Chinese Cultural Centre for Vancouver Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2014. The streets never felt so alive as we ushered in a new season and celebrated the fashion that will shape our seasons to come. Admittedly, many of our street style muses were easily identifiable by their reliably-alive sartorial choices. Others made statements without speaking loudly yet captured our attention with their effortless and equally cool approach to personal style. - Read More


THE OPTICAL BOUTIQUE was founded in 1979 and quickly became a key destination for eyewear connoisseurs in Vancouver. Sue Randhawa worked alongside the original owners for 15 years before purchasing the business in 2007.

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