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Can I get new prescription spectacle lenses fitted into my own frames ?

Yes you can...........Ilkeston Factory Specs is an optical laboratory with lens edging machines onsite.


While you wait instore service......We can offer a while you wait or 1 hour service on many standard single vision lens prescriptions. Many more lenses are available including coated lenses, unusual prescriptions and varifocal lenses within a few days.


Online ordering......Use our Online reglaze service to order new lenses. They will be waiting for you when you call and can be cut and fitted while you wait. We'll simply let you know within a few days that your lenses are waiting and arrange a visit for you to bring in your frames and have the lenses cut and fitted. Just one visit to store, leaving with your glasses within a few minutes with any type of lens and coating pre-ordered.


In store advice...... Book a reglaze appointment with us online and a technician will be available for your visit. We'll go through things and give advice on the day.


Reglaze online.....First make an order online. Then post your frames to our Laboratory. We'll reglaze them for you and post them back to you by return.

Do you glaze old frames?...........Yes we do, taking great care with your glasses frames during glazing (see terms of business).

Do you glaze new prescription lenses into my designer frames?.........With pleasure, we are experts at glazing unique plastics and cold glaze acetate materials often used in the manufacture of designer glasses frames.

Do you glaze brand new designer glasses?..........Yes, just bring along your valid purchase receipt with the new designer frames and we will take the accurate measurements and fit your new lenses, leave the rest to us.


Do you reglaze my own Rimless glasses frames.....Yes we do, we can reglaze most rimless glasses frames including Silhouette Rimless glasses, saving you from having to buy a complete new pair of Rimless glasses every time your prescription changes. Call into store or book a "rimless" appointment with us if you want to talk to one of our technicians instore. 

Pupil Distance (PD) and frame measurements...............Instore purchases and Click & Collect purchases. We can take your PD and centre height measurements free of charge before cutting and fitting your pre-ordered lenses. This is beneficial when buying varifocal lenses. We can offer this service with pre-ordered Click & Collect orders because we cut and fit lenses within our onsite Laboratory. This only takes a few minutes once the lenses and you've arrived. The lenses can be cut and fitted in accordance with your measurements within a few minutes.