Trendy Glasses in 2017

What are the trends for glasses in 2017?

 2017 has been a rather interesting year when it comes to trendy glasses. We’ve seen popular trends making a huge comeback, with newer and better designs coming up too. The most popular fashion glasses currently are the those painted in tortoiseshell colors, currently crowned as the king of colors.  So, which are the top trendy glasses of 2017? Here is a list with a few.


1. Tortoise Shell

For those looking to remain atop the current eyewear trends, then the tortoise shell glasses are the perfect pick. This design is available in a wide range of color palettes. This ensures you get the perfect fit for your hair and skin tone. These glasses come in different frame shapes, the most popular being rectangular and round.

2. Clear and White Glasses

Clear frame glasses are among the top trends of 2017. The neutral colorway attracts a huge following from both men and women looking for elegant design and beautiful looks. The frames are available in all shapes to suit everyone’s needs. These glasses can be worn as fashion glasses or with prescription lenses.

3. Black Rimmed Glasses

These designs work exceptionally well with formal outfits such as black suits and white shirts. For men professionals looking for a trendier look, rectangular black-rimmed glasses work wonders. Thick round glasses also look amazing and work well with face shapes that are incompatible with square glasses.

4. Gold Metal Wireframe Glasses

Gold is always meant to make a statement. It then goes without saying that gold metal frame glasses will transform your look. Most designer glasses have something that makes them stand out. In the case of this design, the gold makes them stand out from the rest.

5. Teal Eyeglasses

Teal is a beautiful color made from a combination of blue and green. The fact that the color is uncommon among fashion glasses makes it all the more interesting to wear. When choosing teal, it is always a good idea to consider your complexion. A bright color contrasts better with a darker complexion and vice versa.

6. Red, Purple and Pink Eyeglasses

The red glass trend has hit 2017 like a storm, coming in different variations, including purple and pink glasses. These fashion glasses are better suited for women, especially the fashionista. Colorful eyeglasses are a perfect fit for women. All year round, they are stylish and fashionable. For the younger woman in college, pink glasses are recommended as they are cute and playful. Red cat eye frames evoke a bolder fashion statement.

7. Aviator glasses

This design has always been a favorite of eyewear enthusiasts. The design works well for both eyeglasses and sunglasses. In the summer, aviator sunglasses are a great pick. When summer is over, and winter is here, aviator sunglasses are a stylish pick. Aviator glasses are available for both men and women. They can be worn plain or with prescription lenses.

So, the next time you decide to get some new eyeglasses or sunglasses, you know what to look for in the latest and most popular trends of the year. 

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