Kid's Glasses and Speciality Lenses

Stylish and comfortable children's glasses in Manhattan, New York

Kids Glasses

Immerse yourself in a world of premium designer eyewear made just for kids. From iconic brands to exclusive collections, EuroOptica has something for every taste and style. Enhancing your child's look has never been easier!

Kids Specialty Lenses

We offer a wide selection of high-quality optical lenses designed specifically for young eyes. From cutting-edge technology to advanced materials, EuroOptica offers specialty lenses that prioritize comfort and eye health.

At EuroOptica, we understand that each child's vision is unique. That's why we offer customized solutions to meet your kid's or teen's specific needs. Whether they need prescription lenses, special lens coatings, bold and unique optical frames, or cool sunglasses to show off, we have the expertise to provide the perfect solution. From comprehensive eye exams to precise fittings and adjustments, we offer exceptional service at every step of your child's eyewear journey. Our goal is to help your child feel confident and comfortable in their eyewear, so they can thrive in all aspects of life.

Kids Eyewear Shopping Tips

When looking for children's eyewear, there are several important things to consider:

1. Size and fit: It's important to find glasses that fit your child's face properly. Look for frames that are not too big or too small, with temples that are long enough to provide a secure fit without causing discomfort.

2. Durability: Kids can be rough on their eyewear, so look for frames made of durable materials like acetate or titanium. Reinforced hinges can also increase the longevity of the glasses.

3. Comfort: Kids' glasses should be lightweight so they feel comfortable on their faces all day long. Adjustable nose pads and flexible temples can provide a personalized and comfortable fit.

4. Safety: Look for frames that meet safety standards to ensure maximum protection for your child's eyes. Consider options with impact-resistant lenses and frames without sharp edges.

5. Style and design: Let your child express their personality by choosing frames with colors, patterns, or fun designs they love. This can help them feel confident and excited about wearing their glasses.

6. Prescription Lens Needs: If your child requires prescription lenses, make sure the frames can accommodate the prescription and lens type recommended by a qualified optician.

Our qualified opticians at EuroOptica, NYC are here to help you find frames that fit your child's prescription and recommended lens type. With our expertise and personalized consultation, we'll ensure that your child's vision needs are met with precision and care. Click the link below to schedule an appointment at EuroOptica, NYC.

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Finest Glasses for Children in New York

When it comes to children's eyewear, Lindberg is a brand that stands out from the rest. Not only do they offer a wide range of stylish frames for kids, but they also prioritize function and durability. With adjustable temples and nose pads, Lindberg frames offer a comfortable fit that can adapt to a child's growing face. And with lightweight materials like titanium, acetate and platinum, these frames can withstand the wear and tear of active play. The Lindberg Kid|Teen™ eyewear collection offers a variety of fun and playful colors and patterns that kids will love. And with their commitment to sustainability and eco-friendly production methods, parents can feel good about choosing Lindberg for their child's eyewear needs. Overall, Lindberg is a top choice for children's eyewear that offers both practicality and style for kids.

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Top Designer Eyewear Brands for Kids and Teens at EuroOptica

At EuroOptica, we carry a wide selection of frames in a variety of shapes, colors and styles to meet the different tastes and needs of children. Whether your child prefers fun, colorful frames or more classic styles, you're likely to find something that fits.

Sabine Be is a French eyewear brand that offers a bold and vibrant collection for little fashionistas. The brand's philosophy revolves around the idea that eyewear should be fun, fashionable and an expression of the wearer's personality. Sabine Be frames are crafted with a keen eye for detail, vibrant color combinations and unique designs that kids will love. More than just good looks, Sabine Be is committed to quality. The frames are made in France, ensuring a high standard of craftsmanship. Durability is also a priority for Sabine Be Kids Eyewear. The glasses are designed to withstand children's active lifestyles, with sturdy construction and reinforced hinges to prevent breakage. They're also made of lightweight materials so they're comfortable enough to wear all day. So if you're looking for eyewear that's both fashionable and functional for your little fashionista, Sabine Be Eyewear is a brand to consider.

Götti Switzerland is a brand known for its timeless and minimalist design ethos. They offer a range of classic eyewear designs for kids that combine functionality, comfort and style. The Götti Kids collection features frames made from high quality materials such as titanium and acetate to ensure durability and comfort. They have also taken special care to ensure that the glasses are lightweight and flexible, making them perfect for kids.

Another popular brand that offers a wide selection of children's eyewear is Lafont Paris. It is known for its ultra-bright and high-quality frames that are designed specifically for youngsters. One of the notable features of Lafont Paris is their attention to detail and craftsmanship. The frames are made from quality materials that ensure longevity and can withstand the active lifestyles of kids. The brand offers a wide variety of frame styles, stunning colors and patterns to accommodate different personal preferences. This allows kids to find a frame that fits their individual style and expresses their personality.

Step into our store and immerse yourself in a world of premium designer glasses tailored specifically for kids. From iconic brands to exclusive collections, we have something for every taste and style. Visit one of our two convenient Manhattan locations at 280 Columbus Ave (UWS) and 1249 3rd Ave (UES) and enjoy a seamless shopping experience with our knowledgeable staff who are always on hand to help you find the ideal pair of glasses for your child. Whether it's style advice, lens recommendations or adjustments, we're here to help every step of the way.

Specialty Lenses For Kids

Discover crystal clear vision for your little ones with EuroOptica's premium optical lenses. Our curated selection features renowned brands such as ZEISS, Shamir, Essilor, Rodenstock and HOYA, ensuring the highest quality and comfort for kids and teens. Invest in their eye health with lenses that provide unparalleled clarity and protection, because seeing is believing!


Clear vision plays a critical role in children's learning and development, so correcting myopia in children is essential. The progression of myopia tends to be rapid in the early years, typically between the ages of 6 and 10. Therefore, correcting and managing children's myopia is essential to their overall well-being and academic success. Beyond simply correcting vision, Shamir Optimee, Essilor® Stellest®, and ZEISS MyoCare Lenses are designed to help slow the progression of myopia in children and adolescents. By addressing the underlying causes of myopia, these lenses aim to reduce the risk of associated eye health problems later in life.

What sets the Hoya MiYOSMART lens apart is its breakthrough technology that incorporates a unique defocus control feature. By controlling peripheral defocus, the MiYOSMART lens aims to reduce the elongation of the eyeball, which is a key factor in the progression of myopia. The Hoya MiYOSMART lens has received widespread recognition and acclaim in the optometric community, winning several prestigious awards for its innovation and effectiveness in myopia management.

With advanced optical technology, Rodenstock MyCon lenses provide clear, distortion-free vision for children of all ages. These lenses are precisely designed to correct myopia, ensure sharp vision and counteract the progression of myopia. Whether they're reading, playing sports, or exploring the world around them, children can enjoy optimal visual acuity with MyCon lenses. Their lightweight design and smooth surface minimize irritation, allowing children to wear them all day with ease.

Explore our extensive selection of innovative optical lenses for children at EuroOptica's two convenient locations - 280 Columbus Ave (UWS) and 1249 3rd Ave (UES). Our dedicated team is here to provide your child with personalized consultations and expert recommendations to ensure optimal vision and comfort. Visit EuroOptica today and let us help your child see the world with clarity and confidence!


Optical lenses play a crucial role in correcting vision problems such as myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), and astigmatism in children. Clear vision is essential for their learning, development, and overall well-being.

Children can benefit from a variety of optical lenses, including single vision lenses for basic vision correction, progressive lenses for multifocal correction, myopia management lenses and specialty lenses for specific vision needs such as UV protection or blue light filtering.

Signs that your child may need optical lenses include squinting, frequent headaches, difficulty concentrating, holding objects close to the face while reading, and rubbing their eyes frequently. However, a comprehensive eye examination by an optometrist is the best way to determine if optical lenses are necessary.

Yes, when choosing optical lenses for children, it's important to consider factors such as durability, scratch resistance, UV protection, and impact resistance. Additionally, lens materials that are lightweight and comfortable to wear for extended periods are ideal for active children.

Children's eyesight can change rapidly as they grow, so it's essential to have their optical lenses checked regularly by an eye care professional. In general, children may need new optical lenses every one to two years to accommodate changes in their prescription and ensure optimal vision correction.

Contact lenses may be an option for some children, depending on factors such as their age, maturity level, and specific vision needs. However, contact lenses require proper hygiene and care, and it's essential to consult with an eye care professional to determine if they are suitable for your child.

To ensure your child's optical lenses are comfortable and properly fitted, it's essential to visit a qualified optician for a professional fitting. Our specialists can help you select the right frame and lens combination for your child's unique needs and provide adjustments as needed for a perfect fit.

Yes, there are various coatings and treatments available for children's optical lenses to enhance durability, clarity, and protection. These may include anti-reflective coatings to reduce glare, scratch-resistant coatings to prevent damage, and UV coatings to block harmful ultraviolet rays.

Encouraging your child to wear their optical lenses regularly involves making sure they are comfortable and properly fitted. Additionally, you can involve your child in the selection process by allowing them to choose frames they like and explaining the importance of clear vision for their daily activities and overall well-being.

If your child experiences discomfort or vision changes with their optical lenses, it's essential to schedule a follow-up appointment with their eye care professional. They can assess the situation, make any necessary adjustments to the lenses or prescription, and ensure your child's visual health and comfort are maintained.