Ganeko Unit: Creative South Korean Eye Wear Now Available in Winnipeg

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Ganeko Unit

By Dr. Nadine Shelton

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Ganeko Unit – Creative Eye Wear Made in South Korea


Modern, minimal, classy and wearable are what you can expect from the design team at Ganeko Unit. This novel South Korean eye wear brand has a growing foundation of collections since 2012. Genderless, Archive, Collaborations, Funk, and Modern Classic dot Ganeko Units’ growing frame collections.  

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Fantastic selection of Round Frames


The design team at Ganeko Unit work with metals and vibrant plastics. Together, they bring out the unique but approachable lines of each frame that are the beauty of the brand. They take classic shapes and obscure them with contemporary twists and novel colour palettes. Flattering lenses, considered lines and innovative niches create a modern, sophisticated look but remain familiar and comfortable to wear.  


We at nv, initially partnered with our friends at Ganeko Unit. Their fresh eye wear, creativity and philosophy, guides their craft and attention to detail that fit within our ethos. Give yourself the extra time to get to know this brand at our shop in Winnipeg. This is a collection which represents where we have come from, where we are and most importantly where we are heading.

Insurance Benefits

It’s a new year and a great time to take advantage of eye care benefits and unused health spending accounts. Many people wait too long and are scrambling to use of their benefits at the end of the year. Being proactive now means that you can take your time to shop and be happy with your eyewear purchases or get an eye exam done at your desired time. Here are nv eye care eye wear we can direct bill most insurance companies in order to make the purchase of eyewear easy for our patients.

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nv eye care & eye wear located at 698 Corydon Ave in Winnipeg, Canada

Eye Care at nv during COVID-19

Here at nv eye care & eye wear we are open for all your routine and emergent eye care. We limit the people in our office during COVID. It is best to call ahead or email to ensure we are not busy helping someone else. Take a seat outside on our patio, until we are done helping our present patient, if you arrive at our office and the door is locked. Once our patient leaves, we then welcome you into our space.

Call the Misericordia Urgent Eye Care Clinic at 204-774-6581, if you have eye issues and are feeling sick or for afterhours care. You must call us to reschedule any appointments you have made with us, if you are feeling sick.

We are here for your eye care needs during these difficult times. Do not hesitate to call or email us at nv eye care & eye wear, if you have any questions. For more answers to your vision health questions, please contact me, Dr. Nadine Shelton at nv eye care eye wear, 204-504-6863.

Nadine Shelton
Dr. Nadine Shelton, optometrist and owner of nv

The Owner

Dr. NaDr. Nadine Shelton B.Sc, O.D. studied at University of Winnipeg, Canada and Indiana University, USA. She has worked abroad in Guanajuato, Mexico assisting outreach patient eye care with VOSH (Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity). Her university days focused on early child eye care and low vision. Dr. Shelton has been practicing optometry for thirteen years in Winnipeg and has celebrated three years in her own practice with her partner Victor Lopes in the heart of the Corydon Village called nv. nv is a full service optical where eye exams are available and a great selection of unique to the city eye wear can be found.  Learn more at, call us at (204) 504-6863 or come see us at 100-698 Corydon Ave in Winnipeg, Canada.