• The Dipple & Conway Archive Exhibition

    To mark its centenary year, Dipple & Conway has teamed up with the Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell to launch a new historical exhibition, revealing a fascinating insight into the changing world of optometry. We are also running ‘Now You See It’ - a series of half-term activities, offering children a fun way to learn about eye care.

      The Dipple & Conway archive collection is on display at the Museum of Norwich from Thursday 20 until Saturday 29 October. A personal family collection of historical optical artefacts, including glass eyes, sight tests, vintage frames and sunglasses; the fascinating items have been accumulated by four generations of Conways over the past 100 years. […]

  • The Dipple & Conway Archive Collection: 1980’s

    We will be running a series of posts over the coming year featuring a collection of photographs commissioned by Dipple & Conway. The pictures use items from our archive, to celebrate our centenary: 1916 – 1920

    This pair of highly unusual frames, are an experimental catwalk statement piece demonstrating the art and ingenuity of the frame maker. They demonstrate the use of conceptual ideas that are totally wearable but also totally individual. This limited edition frame demonstrates the new innovative craftsmanship and design that made the 1980’s a ground-breaking decade for […]