On the case with Dead Men’s Spex

On the case with Dead Men’s Spex

Hello, We are unwrapping ourselves today from our six layers of thermals here in Norfolk. Last week we had lots and lots of snow.     Luckily communications still carried on and our delivery drivers and postie still made it through the icy lanes to Dead...
Dreaming of Spring at Dead Men’s Spex

Dreaming of Spring at Dead Men’s Spex

February is finally here. Thank goodness for that, I don’t know how it was for you, but this year January seemed to drag on forever! I am happy to say that there are some signs that Spring is around the corner; there’s one brave snowdrop in our garden and...
Winter at Dead Men’s Spex

Winter at Dead Men’s Spex

Here at Dead Men’s Towers we had some excitement earlier this week – we had snow! It was very short-lived and sloppy but all was white and pretty for a while and I managed to snap a photo of it out of Dead Man Junior’s window. We are now having wild...
Sharing a bath with Henry the horse.

Sharing a bath with Henry the horse.

Its a particularly miserable day here in Norfolk, but life goes on here at Dead Men’s Spex. I did scurry in the sleet into our showroom in the garden (we call it ‘the shoffice’) to find a frame we required and whilst there I had a peruse of Dead...
St Lucia’s Day

St Lucia’s Day

Today is 13th December – and did you know that it is a special day for opticians and all things eye related? It is St Lucy’s Day or  St Lucia’s  Day – St Lucia is a Christian Saint who is the patron saint of eyes and virgins. The British...
Lockdown two at Dead Men’s Spex

Lockdown two at Dead Men’s Spex

What a difference a week makes. As we enter lockdown 2 day 5 Dead Man and I have been mainly sorting frames. He managed to get in under the wire and get to London last Wednesday the day before lockdown and buy a whole selection of fabulous new old stock. It was not...