Detour Sunglasses

February 18, 2022

Finally, affordable, quality sunnies! Our friends at Detour have a collection of sunglasses that are so reasonably priced that you’ll want to order multiple pairs! Choose from 11 styles, plus 6 styles of blue light blocker glasses for those of us working in front of a computer and even some cute kids styles. All are […]


May 4, 2020

Sliding’s fun on the slopes or in the park but not when it comes to your sunglasses! Fortunately, there’s Nerdwax to the rescue! This thin tube looks a bit like a lip balm and works similarly by twisting it counter-clockwise to expose the beeswax and coconut oil formulation. Apply it directly to the nosepad area […]

Top Beach of 2019

December 5, 2019

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2019 reviews in the Beach category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… Ombraz Armless Sunglasses, a twist on standard sunglasses that are super comfortable thanks to their […]

Ombraz Armless Sunglasses

March 15, 2019

Look ma, no arms! Yes, the Ombraz Sunglasses are armless! How do they stay on? Just rest the sunnies on your nose, place the permanently attached cord over your ears, then gently tighten the cord via the adjustable knot system. Voilà, these shades stay put no matter how much your TrailblazerGirl adventures have you moving […]

District Vision Keiichi Small Sunglasses

August 16, 2018

They have their eye on the prize…and the Keiichi Small Sunglasses by our friends at District Vision are quite the prize! Careful design and testing are evident with this pair of sunglasses, aimed at runners. The D+ lenses are manufactured out of very high quality therapeutic grade polycarbonate, which is shatterproof and anti-scratch. On sunny days, […]

goodr Going to Valhalla…Witness! Sunglasses

August 14, 2018

You will find your Valhalla with the Going to Valhalla…Witness! Sunglasses from our friends at goodr! If you hadn’t already guessed from the names of their products, for example Flamingos on a Booze Cruise (pink frame with blue lens) and Swedish Meatball Hangover (yellow frame with blue lens), this tongue in cheek company has some […]

GYST SG4-16 Sunglasses

July 11, 2018

PROMO CODE ALERT! Shades for the TrailblazerGirl athlete! GYST, the acronym stands for “get your self (or stuff) together”, is 100% American owned and produces some pretty awesome multisport sunglasses as well as some interesting transition bags that we’ll share with you in another review. We tested the SG4-16 sunnies, and we’re impressed. Runners will especially appreciate the […]

D•CURVE Crown Sunglasses

February 28, 2018

New shades to match your style and mood! Our friends at D•CURVE have some awesome styles with quality lenses and happily the prices aren’t over the top, so you can stock up! We’re especially taken with their Crown Sunglasses, a chic looking pair of sunnies that comes in cool shiny black or fun matte crystal dark […]

Top Beach of 2017

December 6, 2017

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2017 reviews in the Beach category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please…the Lifetrons DrumBass Explore Bluetooth Speaker that carries a big sound in a little package. Rounding out the […]

Glade Optics Polarized Antero Shades

November 1, 2017

Finally a reasonably priced pair of sunglasses! Our friends at Glade Optics have some really great sunglasses and at prices that won’t break the bank. We chose the Antero Shades, a glamorous cross between a round and cat eye shaped frame which will flatter any face shape. The lenses are polarized and come in a variety of […]

Sven Can See Anti-Fog Gel

July 20, 2017

Ever have a problem with your sunglasses or goggles fogging up? Of course you have! Our friends at Sven Can See have a solution for you with their Anti-Fog Gel. This odor-free, non-toxic spray is convenient to use and works amazingly well in a wide range of temperatures. Before you head outside to do your TrailblazerGirl thing, just spray the […]

REKS Round Lumolux Sunglasses

April 18, 2017

Bumps and bruises happen, but it doesn’t need to mean that your sunglasses will break. Okay, you may not be as accident prone as this TrailblazerGirl, but we think you’ll still find the Round Lumolux Sunglasses from our friends at REKS incredibly useful. These great looking sunglasses have unbreakable frames and shatter-resistant lenses. Yes, unbreakable […]

Sunny Rebel Portofino Sunglasses

January 30, 2017

PROMO CODE ALERT! Yes, it’s the middle of winter, but these sunglasses will transport your to a warm sunny beach (or perhaps dreaming of a getaway to their namesake city!). The Portofino from our friends at Sunny Rebel are stylish with small round lenses that are just right for smaller faces. The lightweight frames and 100% […]

Top Beach of 2016

December 6, 2016

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2016 reviews in the Beach category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please…the “cool” bag, Icepops by Cool-It Caddy. Rounding out the top-3 were the clear choice for kayaks, […]

Optic Nerve Firefly

November 16, 2016

Don’t just block the sun. Do even more and see into the water with the Firefly sunglasses from our friends at Optic Nerve. Here in the Pacific Northwest, the salmon are running, and the Firefly made it possible to see these ardent fish making their way up the river to spawn. Without the help of […]

Le Specs No Smirking Sunglasses

April 15, 2016

Let the sun shine! Now with our new No Smirking Sunglasses from our friends at Le Specs, we can enjoy the sunshine while protecting our eyes. They provide maximum UV protection with a category 3 lens (strong sunlight) that is very important as you do all your TrailblazerGirl outdoor activities. It’s easy to tell why […]

Recon Snow2

January 11, 2016

Don’t you deserve some super-smart goggles? The Recon Snow2 Heads-up Display (HUD) will turn your regular goggles into a mighty device filled with a ton of information. The Snow2 fits snugly in the lower right corner of your goggles and when engaged, delivers clear graphics with information such as your speed, jump analytics, distance, altitude, […]

Top Urban Gear of 2015

December 11, 2015

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2015 reviews in the Urban category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the healthy drink that is music to your tastebuds, Humm Kombucha. Rounding out […]

Blue Planet Ansel

August 20, 2015

Protect those eyes! Sunglasses are the key to protecting your eyes, and the Ansel from our friends at Blue Planet Eyewear is a fashionable pair that just screams summer. Ideal for small to medium faces, this flattering pair will take you from the streets to the trails to the ocean without skipping a beat. The […]

Fantas-Eyes Alma Mater

June 16, 2015

Surprised that no one has thought of this before now! The clever people at Fantas-Eyes have a line of eyewear, StaysOn, that does double-duty as a pair of sunglasses (or readers) plus a headband. We tried out the Alma Mater style, a super cool modified wayfarer look with a black exterior frame and pop of […]

SeaSpecs Cruzer and Stealth Sunglasses

June 4, 2015

Protect your eyes from the sun! SeaSpecs sunglasses have been developed specifically by and for those who love water sports. Designed with impact resistant, polarized lenses that provide 100% UVA and UVB protection, they are available in 4 styles with a variety of lens and frame colors. We tried out the Cruzer and Stealth styles. […]

Switch Bespoke Sunglasses

February 17, 2015

Super cool! Not only do the Bespoke Sunglasses by our friends at Switch look great, but they have some pretty special lenses. The patent-pending magnetic interchangeable lens system uses high-energy magnets embedded in the lens and frame so that you can change the lenses depending on the light conditions. You’ll be amazed at how quickly and […]

Wide-Eyez Day and Night Shields

February 9, 2015

A practical item for cyclists. The Wide-Eyez Day and Night Shields are simply put, great protection for your eyes. Acting as a visor that attaches to your helmet, you’ll keep the wind, rain, bugs, and dirt from getting in your eyes. You can even comfortably wear your prescription glasses or sunglasses under Wide-Eyez. Use the […]

Spy’s Bravo Snow Goggle

January 29, 2015

Bravo is a shout of approval and that’s exactly what you will do with Spy’s Bravo Snow Goggle. These goggles offer huge peripheral vision and are available with their Happy Lens, a proprietary color and contrast-enhancing lens that also lets the “good” rays in and keeps the “bad” rays out. A mirrored bonus lens is […]