Switch Up Your Spectacles: Trendy Eyeglasses You Need Now

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A prescription for glasses isn’t a tragedy, Womanistas; in fact, it’s an incredible opportunity to showcase your amazing sense of style, unique personality and propensity for fashion forward thinking. With a never ending assortment of styles and varieties available, you’re sure to find a pair that complements your face shape while allowing you to express yourself in the most fashionable way possible. 

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Who needs makeup when you can freshen up your face with glasses in soft, face-flattering hues like peach or light pink? 

Cat eye
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Cat Eye
Harken back to the 1950s with a pair of cat eye glasses to channel your old Hollywood glam side.

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Two Tone
If you can’t decide between two different styles, now you don’t have to — two tone glasses offer the best of both worlds.

Wire Rimmed
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Wire Rimmed
For a more delicate look, choose frames with a wire or metal rim that’s less about bold and chunky and more about sleek and chic.

Warby Parker
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Glasses don’t have to be dark or colored to make a statement; clear styles can be just as much a testimony to your fashion sense as bolder styles.

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Round glasses have a way of fitting every genre: mod, hipster, glam and classic all rolled into one amazingly versatile frame.

Be sure to check out the full Womanista Approved list of eyeglasses with detailed product info, where to buy and why they are our editors' favorites! 

Hayley Simmons |

Hayley Simmons is a twenty-something writer, wife and new mama to her baby girl, Scout. A native Texan turned Nashvillian, she spends her time experimenting with healthy recipes -- then forcing her husband to eat them, finding new ways to not hate the gym and shopping for (an absurd amount of) baby clothes.