There's no need to look like a geeky professor or a laboratory scientist if you need reading glasses. Take the time to have some fun with them. Reading glasses can be another fashion accessory with a wonderful additional benefit of helping you read.
Just as it's always been, you can still go right into your local pharmacy and select a dull pair of reading glasses that can sometimes be the same as wearing for your face. Unfortunately, this is not the most promising fashion statement. On the other hand, if you take the time to shop around there are some cool options out there to be found. Great styles of reading classes can be found in high-end gift and fashion stores, local eye care businesses and of course online.
There are a variety of classy, feminine, high-quality frames available for ladies such as Zyl frames that come in an assortment of colors and styles. Just like shoes and purses, with so many styles and colors to choose from, you'll no doubt need more than one pair. Everything from rhinestone embellishments to hand-painted designs awaits the those who are fashion forward in their search for stylish reading glasses.
A wide variety of readers also awaits men who are seeking that perfect style. Thick frames that are reminiscent of well-known retro styles are definitely out there. High quality metal frames are also available. These are usually cut in more boy-like shapes to complement male features. Some manufacturers have even starting crafting larger frames for those who have a need for "plus size" frames. Julian by Amy Sacks designer reading glasses is just one of the readers available that provide a more flexible fit for those who need larger sizes.
Unisex styles are also available. Tortoise and black frames, which are known as classic styles, are made in circular or rectangular shapes. These glasses provide a style that can fit men and women alike. Reading glasses that are compact and able to be folded in half not only offer convenience but style as well.
If you like a tint on your glasses, there are readers available that vary from just a fashionable tint to that provide great protection from sunlight. You can even find tinted bifocal readers which allow you to combine two great benefits into one.
There are even great accessories available for your reading glasses such as cases, designer reading glasses chains, cords made out of ribbons or rubber, magnifying lenses that are small enough to sit comfortably in something like a wallet. There are even cleaning cloths available for your reading glasses.
Reading glasses don't need to be a proverbial thorn in your side, you can definitely have fun with them and express your own sense of style!
When selecting reading glasses and sunreaders here are some important points to consider:
- The shape your face. You may love a certain funky design, but will it be flattering on your face?
- It would certainly be helpful to have an honest friend to bring along during your shopping trip, but be sure that they have a tuned aesthetic eye so you get the best opinion; in short, bring your fashion forward friend to help get the best result.
- Remember to enjoy the process so you go home with glasses that are fun for you and express your personal style.
With this information in hand, good luck on your quest to find that perfect pair of reading glasses.