ACCESSORIES REPORT: Geek-Chic Glasses

Accessories Report

Okay time to admit it, we all have a little bit of a nerdy side so now is the perfect time to embrace it. Move over comic book lovers, zombie fanatics, fantasy show watchers and video gamers because geek is the new chic! The four-eyed look has never been so fashionable with tons of super cute eyeglass frames for every face. So many stylish ladies have been choosing glasses over contacts, whether you’re blind as a bat or have 20/20 vision, this season is all about the frames! Say goodbye to Urkle and hello to some bespectacled celebrities such as America Ferrera, Tina Fey, Kirsten Dunst and Zooey Deschanel who have all channeled their inner nerd.

This Fashionista was looking geek-chic in her black half-framed eyeglasses while wearing an all-black ensemble that further emphasized her specs. And I must note her perfect ombré hair from a washed red to beach blonde, every wavy strand is highlighting her face flawlessly. Whether you choose to follow this Fashionistas style or try one of your own, there are so many frames to choose from.

Harry Potter fan? Great, now it’s time to bring out those circular spectacles you’ve secretly wanted to wear since last Halloween, but this time it’s a trend! Look for geek-chic glasses that fit the shape of your face whether you're round, oval, square, long or heart shaped face, there are lenses for all. Of course Lens Crafters carries a wide assortment of frames but also check out New York City’s hip optical shop, Silver Lining. Brands such as Coach, Dolce&Gabbana, Ray-Ban, Bvlgari and Polo Ralph Lauren all have fashion-forward geek-chic eyewear you can purchase from Lens Crafters. So get those old nerdy glasses you have hiding away and wear them around for the super trendy geek-chic style.


Spotted: Michael Kors brought some brainy eyewear into his spring 2013 ready-to-wear runway collection and only further inspired this geek-chic trend.

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