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    21 Cool And Inexpensive Glasses That'll Change Up Your Look

    You've been wearing those frames for 10+ years. The time to replace them has come.

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    1. Square-shaped frames that should really start negotiating for PTO now considering you'll likely wear them every darn day. These marzipan tortoise babies are destined to become your new favorite frames. Ever.

    the brown tortoise frames / Via @warbyparker

    Get them from Warby Parker for $95+ (available in four colors, prescription lenses included).

    2. Round, full-rim acetate frames featuring blue detailing you'll want to wear from now until forever. An awfully long time, but I promise you'll never get sick of wearing these.

    BuzzFeed, Zenni

    Get them from Zenni for $25.95 (prescription lenses included).

    3. Lightweight glasses exuding major "I cost a ton of money" vibes. Luckily, they don't — the frames start at $19.95 and prescription lens add-ons start at an additional $30.85. Go ahead and sing "Glamorous" by Fergie with full confidence.

    model wearing the black and gold glasses

    Get them from GlassesShop for $19.95 (available in two colors).

    4. Classic frames available in five neutral colors that will never clash with your outfit. Let's get a round of applause for glasses that don't make getting dressed feel like an even bigger chore.


    Get them from GlassesUSA for $37.60 (originally $94, available in five colors).

    5. Prescription eyeglasses designed with a straight browline and square angles for a retro look. Ooh-wee-ooh, dare we say you'll look just like Buddy Holly.

    the glasses in brown, black, and light brown / Via @warbyparker

    Get them from Warby Parker for $95 (available in three colors, prescription lenses included).

    6. Nonprescription computer glasses that block the pesky blue light seeping in from your monitor (blue light = the potential culprit behind your mid-afternoon headaches made worse by nonstop Excel sheets and "per my last email" responses).,

    Promising review: "I work in front of a screen all day and had recently been getting headaches due to blue light exposure. You can clearly see the change of color when you put these on, and they've made a world of difference for me. Plus, you can't beat the price!" —kwatson

    Get them from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in 11 colors).

    7. Round frames available in two awesome styles: a translucent ~crystal~ color and a classic tortoise print, both of which are equally fantastic. I wish you luck as you attempt to choose just one. / Via @warbyparker, Warby Parker

    Get them from Warby Parker for $95 (available in two colors, prescription lenses included).

    8. Trapezoid-shaped frames that are the only math I want to think about in 2020. These beauties are super timeless and lightweight, plus the EyeBuyDirect site will help you measure your pupillary distance (in case you don't already know it).

    BuzzFeed staffer wearing black and silver eyeglasses

    Get them from Eye Buy Direct for $49+.

    9. Metal frames with some impressive lens offerings: You can get blue light, 100% UV protection, anti-reflective coating, and anti-scratch coating. The world is your oyster.

    the black frames

    Get them from Lensabl for $77 (originally $77, available in two colors).

    10. Cat-eye glasses so gorgeous, you'll actually *want* to give your contacts a break. The scratch-resistant lenses! The one year warranty! The retro look! Excuse me whilst I drool.

    Diff Eyewear

    Get them from Diff Eyewear for $95 (available in four colors, prescription lenses included).

    11. Rectangle frames about to become the new ~little black dress~ of your glasses game. These are the epitome of a perfect basic.

    the black frames

    Get them from GlassesShop for $34.95 (available in three colors).

    12. Full-rimmed frames with a classic style that makes these *the* perfect eyeglasses for everyday wear.


    Get them from GlassesUSA for $55 (originally $78, available in four colors and prescription lenses included).

    13. Keyhole bridge round lenses that make the word "library" come to mind. Plus, they're available in wide, medium, and extra narrow sizes, aka the perfect fit is all but guaranteed.

    the brown and black glasses in three different sizes
    Warby Parker

    Get them from Warby Parker for $95 (available in 10 colors, prescription lenses included).

    14. Square eyeglasses you can snag in three neutral colors, plus a very timely orange hue. Select two-day shipping and BAM! Your Halloween movie marathon will feel complete thanks to these new frames.


    Get them from EyeBuyDirect for $39 (available in four colors).

    15. Wayfarer frames so bookish, you'll basically feel like Velma Dinkley every time you slip 'em on. Feel confident knowing the Scooby gang would literally not have functioned without you.

    model wearing the black square eyeglasses

    Get them from 39DollarGlasses for $39 (available in three colors, prescription lenses included).

    16. Rectangle eyeglasses if you're on the hunt for a basic, no-frills style. These babies are it. The long, hard search is over.

    the black frames

    Get them from GlassesShop for $19.95.

    17. Cat-eye glasses with the uncanny ability to turn a wrinkled white tee and ripped denim ensemble into one worthy of a post on the 'gram. Basically, these will make you look effortless chic — no matter what you're wearing or how greasy your hair is.

    the pink and black cat eye frames / Via @zennioptical

    Get them from Zenni for $29.95 (available in five colors, prescription lenses included).

    18. Full-rim frames crafted with a durable acetate for anyone who is *ahem* rough on their glasses. If you're the kind of person who throws their frames into their purse with no case, these are for you.


    Get them from EyeBuyDirect for $39 (available in five colors).

    19. Simple wire frames serving some major Adam from Beetlejuice energy and I will die on this hill. *"Banana Boat (Day-O)" plays softly in the background*

    the black wire frame eyeglasses

    Get them from Coastal for $19+ (available in two colors).

    20. Wayframe eyeglasses that check all of the boxes: they're trendy, ultra lightweight, super comfortable, *and* affordable. What's not to love?

    Glasses Shop

    Get them from GlassesShop for $29.95 (available in three colors).

    21. Square glasses to add a pop of color to your all-black outfit. Combine the below red hue with the fact that these babies cost ~$10 and w-o-w, have you got yourself a winner.

    the red glasses

    Get them from Zenni for $6.95 (available in six colors).

    Me @ all of these beautiful frames:

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