Round glasses are typically referred to as ‘tea shade glasses’, for those round glasses that are the ultra round kind. You’ll also hear people refer to round glasses as ‘John Lennon’ glasses, as the famous musician from the Beatles was never seen without a pair, wearing some of the most iconic men’s round glasses. The other typical names you’ll hear are Elton John and Ozzy Osborne glasses. Why? Again, this is because the iconic superstars are notoriosuly known for wearing these statement pieces, as well as for the music they produce. One thing all these prestigious celebs have in common is their career paths, and most importantly their wild, unique statement piece round glasses that they were never seen without, sunglasses or glasses, they had to be ravishing and round.
As previously mentioned, round glasses have thrived and are still so high in demand due to the intelligent looking style they provide, and because of the worldwide stud celebrities who naturally represented, and continue to represent them today.
Round frame glasses, believe it or not, were firstborn in Roman times in Italy, the 13th century. Yes, not as recent as you’d think! They were worn solely for those with vision impairments, to be able to read smaller text. Throughout history, the round glasses continued to flourish throughout the eyewear industry, also becoming one of the most recognized statement fashion pieces…what a transformation!
Although firstly recognized on male celebrities in the 1920s and ’30s, they were also a huge hit and worn by both men and women all around the world. Round glasses come in all shapes and sizes and are now one of the biggest statement pieces, whether that be for a funky festival rocking up in some retro round sunglasses, or some alluring and sophisticated round, everyday eyeglasses for work and education.
Luckily, round glasses work great with all face shapes, anyone can rock a pair! However, they specifically enhance and work well with heart and square faces, to define and soften the strong features, and to add a little contrast in face shapes, to the glasses.
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You’ll be able to find endless round glasses online, some for everyday wear like work and education, some solely for fashion, and some of your lairy wild statement pieces for festivals and summer parties.
However, at SmartBuyGlasses, you’ll be able to find diverse, one-of-a-kind round glasses collections, perfect and ready for any given occasion. With free shipping and the best price guaranteed, we are certain that there is a perfect pair waiting for everyone!
Want some recommendations to start your search? The most trending round frame glasses have to be the clear rounds, the fashionable ‘geek’ big round glasses or oversized glasses, and the all-time favorite year on year, the bold ‘n gold round frames that are perfect for every season and give off a totally irresistible look.
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Round glasses not working for you like you had hoped? Dont panic, there are countless more options out there for you. Take a try at oval glasses, or go for a more serious look with square or rectangle glasses frames. Happy shopping!