I'm soon going on a long trip to the tropics. I wear glasses for vision correction (-2.5) and need to figure out what prescription eyewear to bring. Should I go with contact lenses or glasses? (Also considering prescription sunglasses and Transitions lenses.) [more inside]
I'm short sighted and trying to choose between options for protecting my eyes in the sun. Here's what I've come up with: [more inside]
What type of glasses is Jack Nicholson wearing in Easy Rider? [more inside]
[FashionFilter] Help me find glasses that flatter my face. [more inside]
do you have a take on the quality/appeal of Mont Blanc for accessories like eyewear, wallets, etc? I seem to be running organically into recommendations for this brand as I find myself unable to afford the top makers in a category but I don't want to end up in a situation where I've gotten something that's neither reasonably priced nor extra-nice but ended up spending a chunk of money on no-man's land in between.
I need new glasses *and* new sunglasses. Help me understand the possibilities and figure out the best combination. [more inside]
I want to order prescription sunglasses online. Looking at Zenni Optical right now. The frames I like seem to have a minimum PD of 64. Mine is 62. How much difference does a couple digits make? Can I order 64s and have them be usable for driving? Or do I need to pick different frames? [more inside]
Is it possible to have a pair of vintage Ray Bans repaired? [more inside]
Photochromic/transitioning/Reactolite sunglasses and driving. This thread from 2006 states that photochromic glasses don't work inside cars. Is this still the case?
I broke my boyfriend's sunglasses while wrestling (no, really). I'm looking for another pair; shape is more important than color. [more inside]
Can you help me find stylish men's sunglasses that look good on a very narrow face? [more inside]
Can anyone suggest an online cheap eyeglass place that has sunglass-style frames? [more inside]
When and why did it become the convention that blind people would wear dark glasses? Would the purpose be to hide the eyes or to act as a signifier of blindness? Is it something that is done less these days and what are the reasons why?
I have an existing pair of glasses frames I'd like to get fitted with prescription lenses. I've done entirely too much research, and I still have questions! [more inside]
Can I get a pair of prescription glasses converted to prescription sunglasses, without buying new lenses? [more inside]
I have a pair of cheapo aviator sunglasses that I love. Any way I can get the scratch out of the lens? [more inside]
For the glasses-wearers out there, who makes good prescription sunglasses geared toward road cycling? [more inside]