These days, the amount of fashionable eyeglasses for women out there can be a little mind-boggling. Discovering the latest eyewear trends can sometimes be both a challenge and an adventure. No need to worry though: That’s why we’re here to answer all of your most popular questions about fashion eyeglasses for women.

What glasses are in style?

Glasses with keyhole nose bridges are in style. After all, today’s most trendy prescription frames all have this modern and sleek feature. In terms of actual frame shape, vintage round glasses are making headlines as some of this year’s hottest styles. In terms of sunglasses, aviator shades are making an equally strong comeback.

When were horn rimmed glasses popular?

Horn rimmed glasses have always been extremely popular and fashionable throughout the entire 20th and 21st century. While they first rose to fame in the early 1900s, their classic shape and sophisticated charm has made them a great choice no matter the era. With the rise of alternative subcultures in the early 2000s, horn rimmed glasses have fought their way back into popularity.

What shape eyeglasses are best for an oval face?

All shapes of eyeglasses are best for an oval face! People with oval faces are lucky. Their evenly proportioned facial features mean that they can look trendy in almost any style, from rectangular frames to browline glasses of all colors. For women, we fully recommend going beyond the norm and breaking out a pair of fashion-forward cat eye glasses. For men with oval faces, we think a pair of classic aviators are your best bet.

What type of glasses suit a round face?

Round faces suit square frames tremendously well. With a proportion that's relatively equal in width and length, round faces should wear sharp-angled frames to add a little extra definition and depth. Avoid small and round frames so your features don’t become lost. By choosing a pair of frames that are more angular and wide, you can add the illusion of length to your face. Full-rim and semi-rimless frames are great styles to consider.

How do I know the shape of my face?

To find out how to which kind of face you have out all the face shapes out there, all you need to do is step in front of a mirror! Take your two index fingers and slowly trace the outline of your face. Every face is unique, but most fit into the follow categories: round, square, oval, heart, and diamond. Want to know more? Check out our face shape guide over here! We’ve got precise style guides for every kind of face shape out there, for both eyeglasses and sunglasses.

All in all, there’s a whole lot of eyewear research to do if you want to look your best! That’s why the style experts at EyeBuyDirect have your back. If you ever want to learn more about fashion eyeglasses for women and more, take a look at our style guides over here. Our fashionable and affordable frames make our website the perfect place to shop!