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The ultimate GLASSES vocabulary

enérie Fashion & Lifestyle • the ultimate glasses fashion vocabulary • Round Eye Cat Eye Circular shaped lenses and frame. Eternalized by John Top outer edges pointed up and rounded bottom. Marlyn Lennon. Moroe's favorite. Wayfarer _Aviator Medium squared shades with thick plastic frame. Iconized by Bob Dylan and Andy Warhol. Originally developed in 1936 by Ray-Ban for pilots. With triangular oval lenses and very thin metal frames. Pantos Clubmaster Also called brownie from the fact Quintessential masculine 50's and 60's iconic eyewear. Featuring Keyhole bridge and thick acetate rim. that the bold upper part of the frames frame the lenses in the same way that eyebrows frame the eyes. Wrap Biker Glasses that wrap around the face with big wide lenses for protection against ultra violet Variation of a wrap, designed for bikers to brave high speed winds, all weather conditions and lighting. гаys. _Shield _Oval A variation of wrap with extremely wide monolenses also designed for protection. Oval shaped glasses are very popular in all sizes, colors and materials. _Square _Pilot Squared sunglasses in several different sizes, frames, colors and materials. The most iconic one is the oversized, acetate Developed to protect pilot's eyes when flying these type of glasses include a variety of styles such as the famous Aviator. framed style known as Jackie O sunnies. Butterfly _Heart Believed to have started as a Lenses with a distinct, butterfly wing shape. Generally oversized with plastic frames. Valentine's day attire, became iconic thanks to Kubrick's Lolita. _Goggles _Mirrored Mirror coating on the surfaces of the lenses. Effective in extreme Another kind of protective eyewear, used in very extreme sports practice such as skiing, snowboarding and skydiving. weather conditions as they allow minimum light to pass though the lenses. Ful Vue _Polarized Partially or totally rimless, with a single "eye wire" running along the top of the frame connecting the nose bridge and temples (arms). Like mirror shade, polarized refers to lenses properties.These types of sunglasses enable them a glare-free vision even in the bright sun light. Fractall LAB 88

The ultimate GLASSES vocabulary

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A fashion terms vocabulary about eyewear: from the Wayfarer to the Cat Eye, find out their meanings! Brought to you by Fractals




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