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why are all GLASSES (specs) the same?

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NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:10:12

i need reading glasses.
id ont suit those rectangular ones


and htast ALLthere is

Sheherazadethegoat Wed 26-Sep-07 13:11:50

get those ones with a golden handle to hold up to your face. will go down a storm when you are in magistrating.

Porpoise Wed 26-Sep-07 13:15:14

you are right, you know.
though I like rectangular - hated the round-look craze a while back.
would you suit something like this?

Porpoise Wed 26-Sep-07 13:16:30

Or this?

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:16:32

i htink i want framless ones
otherwise it loks liek the glasses are wearing you

Sheherazadethegoat Wed 26-Sep-07 13:17:25

where are you looking? the frameless ones are everywhere too.

Yorkshirepudding Wed 26-Sep-07 13:17:31

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NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:17:36

[[http://www.specsavers.co.uk/cgi-bin/strudwick.sh/s?langid=1&pfmt=1&siteid=39&pname=frames/designer _detail.html&material=red&range=designer&price=&page=1&prodid=1002264]

NO NO NO

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:18:18

its the strip acoss thats the prob , the one at the top

it makes my face look all odd(er than usual)

i haev a small forehead - i htink httas the issue

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:18:28

www.specsavers.co.uk/cgi-bin/strudwick.sh/s?langid=1&pfmt=1&siteid=39&pname=frames/designer_detail.h tml&material=red&range=designer&price=&page=1&prodid=1002264

TheMadHouse Wed 26-Sep-07 13:18:55

I have some really nice framless ones with titaniaum arms. They are really light and I sont look like I am wearing any.

Got them from COSTCO they were really reasonably priced too

MamaG Wed 26-Sep-07 13:19:12

I don't like frameless specs

they look weird IMO

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:19:29

oh god
but i dont want to look like hambleton jones

MamaG Wed 26-Sep-07 13:20:02

sorry TMH NOI

Yorkshirepudding Wed 26-Sep-07 13:20:22

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NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:20:46

oooh
brb

Yorkshirepudding Wed 26-Sep-07 13:21:04

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Yorkshirepudding Wed 26-Sep-07 13:21:49

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TheMaskedPoster Wed 26-Sep-07 13:21:59

basic

Porpoise Wed 26-Sep-07 13:22:04

but if you don't have the strip along the top, you'll look like those pursed-lip librarian types.

maybe it's just that you need to get used to the change?

MamaG Wed 26-Sep-07 13:22:17

I have these

and these - look odd but nice on

As I don't wear glasses all the time, I was a bit bolder in my choices and I love them.

SmartArse Wed 26-Sep-07 13:22:33

Those Specsaver ones are NOT nice, Cod. Where have you looked? I spent £1,300 in David Clulow last weekend on specs for DH and the DDs (they are all completely blind, to the point that they will soon get a free guide dog, methinks). They had a fabbo choice. DD1 went for some rectangle Prada ones, dark purple with light purple/stripey arms. Sound horrible, but look funky. Mind you, she wears contacts so they're only really for those days when she can't be arsed.

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:22:59

mine are only for reading so wont be oaying 1k

harleyd Wed 26-Sep-07 13:24:38

tesco 8quid reading glasses?

Yorkshirepudding Wed 26-Sep-07 13:24:57

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