Signature Eyewear's first quarter of 2008 saw drops in its net sales and its net income. Sales went down by 7.3 percent to $5.6 million compared with the same period the year before, and net income decreased slightly to $150,000 from $154,000. One bright spot for the period ended Jan. 31 was Signature's Laura Ashley Eyewear line, which grew by 27.8 percent. Bebe Eyes decreased by 2.1 percent, Nicole Miller Eyewear went down by 1.2 percent, and what the company classified as «other» plunged by 29.1 percent.