The Eyes Have It

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RX Lens Sale: 

       20% off first pair of lenses and 40% off second pair of lenses with purchase of frame of equal or lower price



50% Off Select Group of Overstock & Clearance Frames




The Eyes Have It in Downtown Fort Collins - Locally Owned since 1980

We celebrate 42 years in our community! The Eyes Have It is your local source of prescription and non-prescription eyeglasses, sunglasses, readers and safety glasses in Fort Collins and Northern Colorado. We take your health and safety seriously. We sanitize equipment and frames.

The Eyes Have It On-site Lab is Open

We're making prescription and non-prescription glasses and sunglasses in your frame or ours.

We replace damaged or scratched prescription lenses with new lenses in customer's frames. For questions reach us on this website on the Contact Us page.  Or call 970-407-0665.

Fort Collins Eyewear, Sunglasses and Prescriptions at The Eyes Have ItWe are an Optical Shop & a Sunglasses Shop with an ever-changing and growing selection of glasses and sunglasses.

We started as a sunglasses specialty shop and still feature a large selection of non-prescription sunglasses. Including many for sport specific uses like cycling, or running or whatever you can do outdoors.

Prescription Safety Glasses by The Eyes Have It Fort Collins ColoradoWe have a large selection of Safety prescription glasses and sunglasses.

The Eyes Have It is in downtown Fort Collins at 102 W. Mountain Avenue next to Austin's American Grill. See our map in the footer area below and click through to go to Google Maps for directions.

Expanded Sunglasses Selection!

Maui Jim Sunglasses at The Eyes Have It

The Eyes Have It is an Authorized dealer of Authentic prescription sunglasses by Maui Jim, Rudy Project, Ray-Ban, Oakley, Serengeti, Smith, Spy and Wiley-X.Zeal sport sunglasses at The eyes Have IT

Plus more over-the-counter ready made readers. Because readers are not just for reading: computer, hobbies, crafts, fly-tying and more!


Maui Jim Sport at The Eyes Have IT.


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We fill prescriptions from all Doctors.

Just bring it in to the store and we can fill your prescription for glasses or sunglasses. We are making lenses in our own in-house lab and by appointment. This allows us to use your current frame if you like and if it's in good enough condition.

Looking for the perfect gift for someone special? We have great selection of sunglasses and accessories for every taste. You can get gift certificates in any amount.

The Eyes Have It offers the best optics and comfort available.


Our roots are in the sunglass industry. We opened our first sunglass shop in 1978 and our sunglass store in Fort Collins in 1980, becoming the first sunglass specialty shop in northern Colorado. And currently have a sunglass specialty shop within our store. We have a large selection of non-prescription sunglasses.

We now have an exciting collection of sunglasses that includes Rudy Project, Ray-Ban, Oakley, Persol, Smith, Spy, Suncloud, Wiley-x , Zeal, Serengeti, Dragon, Bucci, Kate Spade,  Haze New York, Nicole Miller and more. Plus new arrivals every week. We're also authorized to sell authentic brand sunglass lenses in prescription when available.  For any others, we have our own Specialty performance lenses.

Prescription sunglasses included in Rx friends and family plan:

Save $40 off 1 complete pair prescription or Save $100 off 2 complete Rx pairs. You can mix and match prescription glasses/sunglasses.

Go to our Sunglasses page for more information.

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We accept multiple insurance plans - including: VSP * Superior * Spectera * EyeMed * Davis Vision * Cigna Vision *  Blue View * Aetna Vision. As an open network provider we file all insurance claims for you. With some you will receive the benefit directly from the insurer. We also provide additional insurance discounts to maximize your benefit.


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For more details and specials like our $99 complete pair of Rx glasses with single vision lenses - go to our Specials page. It's a great time to include a second pair of computer, reading, cycling or any special use glasses. Find the solution for your multiple visual needs.