Whether you actually need glasses or not, you’re going to want to pick a pair up this season. Specs were all over the A/W 18 runways, and since then, buyers have seen an increase in glasses sales (MatchesFashion.com and Net-a-Porter told us so). With demand on the up, luxury brands have jumped on board, new eyewear labels have started up and people are now putting more thought into their frames of choice. Whether your vision is 20/20 and you simply want to buy into the look or you’ve been searching for cool glasses to make up for a crappy prescription, it’s time to get shopping. Besides, what better way to help distract from dark under-eye bags than a chic pair of acetate opticals?
I don’t know how long I’d been crying when my mother hit the brakes of our truck and pulled to the side of a country road. It was late August, and I’d just turned nine. The next month, I’d planned to start Grade 4 with my friends, but now we