Modern Optical International has expanded its B.M.E.C. (Big Men’s Eyewear Club) Collection with seven new releases. Men prioritize comfort with their eyewear but also seek wearable fashion. B.M.E.C. exclusively caters to larger sizing while incorporating quality construction, masculine styling, and remarkable value. Designed for ultimate fit, B.M.E.C. frames have sizes ranging from 53mm to 64mm and longer temples measuring up to 160mm. High-quality materials include handmade zyl, stainless steel, TR90, metal trim, spring hinges, and silicone nose pads. With 97 B.M.E.C. styles, ECPs can offer today’s BIG guy choices he’ll be proud to wear! 

All seven new releases feature sleek yet wearable designs, plus spring hinges for added comfort.

  • Big Flow – Features: classic rectangular shape in stainless steel, handmade zyl. Colors: matte black/gunmetal, matte gunmetal/black, matte navy/gunmetal/navy demi. Size: 58-17-145.
  • Big Front – Features: two-toned handmade zyl, deep silhouette, rounded metal accents. Colors: aqua/brown demi, black/crystal, brown/navy. Size: 57-19-145. 
  • Big Line – Features: mixed material style with retro brow accents, silicone pads. Colors: matte black/gold, matte brown/gunmetal, matte navy/gunmetal. Size: 56-19-150.
  • Big River – Features: square handmade zyl front, stainless steel temples. Colors: black/gunmetal, grey/gunmetal, navy/gunmetal. Size: 55-16-140.
  • Big Truth – Features: contemporary double bar stainless steel front, handmade zyl temples. Colors: black/gold/black, brown/gold/brown, navy/gunmetal. Size: 60-16-155.
  • Big Warrior – Features: two-toned, mixed material style, stainless steel fronts, handmade zyl temples, silicone pads. Colors: black/blue, black/red, gunmetal/grey. Size: 56-16-145.
  • Big Yard – Features: stainless steel and handmade zyl minimalist design, silicone pads. Colors: matte black/tortoise, matte gunmetal/black, matte navy/gunmetal. Size: 56-17-145. 

All B.M.E.C. frames are covered by a two-year warranty. Merchandising materials include branded six-piece vertical display units and large-format imagery. All frames include branded premium clamshell cases wrapped in leather-like material with qualifying purchases. 

Images of the new releases as well as two model shots may be accessed in this Dropbox link:


About Modern Optical International

Celebrating its 50th Anniversary, Modern Optical International (MOI), based in suburban Chicago, is a family-owned and operated wholesaler of quality, affordable eyewear.  Modern Optical is the industry leader in value eyewear and a managed care expert offering a broad selection of over 1,200 styles. Our Summit Optical Supply Division provides cases, parts, cleaning cloths, and more. OCHO Vision is Modern’s virtual try-on technology platform designed for independent eyecare professionals. Modern Optical Canada, a subsidiary of MOI, distributes all product lines of MOI. Please visit our award-winning website or call 800.323.2409 for more information.