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Help with glasses!

Anonymous
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Okay I'll put a pic in replies. And ignore this kiss face I took the pic for dh and that's what he asked for. I wear contacts but I'm going to order a back up pair of glasses. What shape do you guys suggest?
Posted by Anonymous on Jan. 29, 2013 at 1:46 AM
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Anonymous
by Anonymous 1 - Original Poster on Jan. 29, 2013 at 1:47 AM

Sassy762
by CAFE SASSY HBIC on Jan. 29, 2013 at 1:50 AM

Square Faces Square Face Shape
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Square Face

Facial Features

Angular face with a strong jaw line, broad forehead and square chin. Proportional length and width.

Frames to Try

Oval and round frames

Glasses with temples that are center set or that connect at the top of the frame

Butterfly shaped glasses

Frames to Avoid

Geometric and square shaped frames that accentuate angles of the face

Low-set temples or color accents on the bottom of the frames that draw emphasis to the chin

Oval Faces Oval Face Shape
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Oval Face Shape

Facial Features

Mostly balanced proportions. chin is slightly narrower than forehead and cheekbones are high.

Frames to Try

Most frame shapes work with oval faces.

Square, rectangular and geometric shapes which add angles to soft curves

Frames to Avoid

Frames that are too large for your features.

Oblong Faces Oblong Face Shape
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Oblong Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow shape that's longer than it is wide. Angular features with high cheekbones, a longer nose and tall forehead.

Frames to Try

Tall frames that help create a shorter face.

Broad glasses with an accented top rim or decorative temple that adds width.

Frames to Avoid

Small frames that are out of proportion.

Short frames that accentuate face length.

 Round Faces Round Face Shape
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Round Face Shape

Facial Features

Full cheeks, rounded chin with few angles. Width and length are in same proportions.

Frames to Try

Angular and geometric frames that sharpen facial features 

Rectangular and horizontal styles make faces appear longer and thinner 

Upswept frames that draw attention to top of face 

Glasses with temples that connect at the top of the frame add length

Frames to Avoid

Small frames that are out of proportion.

Short frames that accentuate face length.

Diamond Faces Diamond Face Shape
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Diamond Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow at the eye line and the jaw line with a small forehead and chin. Angular features with dramatic cheekbones.

Frames to Try

Upswept styles like cat eye that emphasize the cheek bones.

Oval frames that maintain balance.

Rimless styles that allow cheek bones to shine.

Frames to Avoid

Narrow frames that draw attention to narrow eye line.

Heart Faces Heart Face Shape
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Heart Shape Face

Facial Features

Broad forehead and wide cheek bones that narrow to a small chin.

Frames to Try

Bottom-heavy frames that add width to lower face.

Styles with low-set temples to draw attention downward.

Narrow, round frames that soften the forehead.

Frames to Avoid

Top-heavy styles that draw attention upward.

Decorative temples that accentuate the broad upper face.

Triangle Faces Triangle Face Shape
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Triangle Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow forehead and eye line that widen at the cheeks and the chin.

Frames to Try

Semi-rimless frames that accentuate the upper face.

Top-heavy styles that balance the width of the jaw.

Frame bottoms that angle inward.

Frames to Avoid

Low-set temples that widen the jaw.

Narrow frames that are out of proportion.

Anonymous
by Anonymous 1 - Original Poster on Jan. 29, 2013 at 1:52 AM
I asked because I couldn't figure out which category I go under I can take another pic if you need


Quoting Sassy762:

Square Faces Square Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Square Face Shapes!
Square Face

Facial Features

Angular face with a strong jaw line, broad forehead and square chin. Proportional length and width.

Frames to Try

Oval and round frames

Glasses with temples that are center set or that connect at the top of the frame

Butterfly shaped glasses

Frames to Avoid

Geometric and square shaped frames that accentuate angles of the face

Low-set temples or color accents on the bottom of the frames that draw emphasis to the chin

Oval Faces Oval Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Oval Face Shapes!
Oval Face Shape

Facial Features

Mostly balanced proportions. chin is slightly narrower than forehead and cheekbones are high.

Frames to Try

Most frame shapes work with oval faces.

Square, rectangular and geometric shapes which add angles to soft curves

Frames to Avoid

Frames that are too large for your features.

Oblong Faces Oblong Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Oblong Face Shapes!
Oblong Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow shape that's longer than it is wide. Angular features with high cheekbones, a longer nose and tall forehead.

Frames to Try

Tall frames that help create a shorter face.

Broad glasses with an accented top rim or decorative temple that adds width.

Frames to Avoid

Small frames that are out of proportion.

Short frames that accentuate face length.

 Round Faces Round Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Round Face Shapes!
Round Face Shape

Facial Features

Full cheeks, rounded chin with few angles. Width and length are in same proportions.

Frames to Try

Angular and geometric frames that sharpen facial features 

Rectangular and horizontal styles make faces appear longer and thinner 

Upswept frames that draw attention to top of face 

Glasses with temples that connect at the top of the frame add length

Frames to Avoid

Small frames that are out of proportion.

Short frames that accentuate face length.

Diamond Faces Diamond Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Diamond Face Shapes!
Diamond Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow at the eye line and the jaw line with a small forehead and chin. Angular features with dramatic cheekbones.

Frames to Try

Upswept styles like cat eye that emphasize the cheek bones.

Oval frames that maintain balance.

Rimless styles that allow cheek bones to shine.

Frames to Avoid

Narrow frames that draw attention to narrow eye line.

Heart Faces Heart Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Heart Face Shapes!
Heart Shape Face

Facial Features

Broad forehead and wide cheek bones that narrow to a small chin.

Frames to Try

Bottom-heavy frames that add width to lower face.

Styles with low-set temples to draw attention downward.

Narrow, round frames that soften the forehead.

Frames to Avoid

Top-heavy styles that draw attention upward.

Decorative temples that accentuate the broad upper face.

Triangle Faces Triangle Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Triangle Face Shapes!
Triangle Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow forehead and eye line that widen at the cheeks and the chin.

Frames to Try

Semi-rimless frames that accentuate the upper face.

Top-heavy styles that balance the width of the jaw.

Frame bottoms that angle inward.

Frames to Avoid

Low-set temples that widen the jaw.

Narrow frames that are out of proportion.


Sassy762
by CAFE SASSY HBIC on Jan. 29, 2013 at 1:52 AM

That would help, I can't see what shape your face is at all

Quoting Anonymous:

I asked because I couldn't figure out which category I go under I can take another pic if you need


Quoting Sassy762:

Square Faces Square Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Square Face Shapes!
Square Face

Facial Features

Angular face with a strong jaw line, broad forehead and square chin. Proportional length and width.

Frames to Try

Oval and round frames

Glasses with temples that are center set or that connect at the top of the frame

Butterfly shaped glasses

Frames to Avoid

Geometric and square shaped frames that accentuate angles of the face

Low-set temples or color accents on the bottom of the frames that draw emphasis to the chin


Oval Faces Oval Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Oval Face Shapes!
Oval Face Shape

Facial Features

Mostly balanced proportions. chin is slightly narrower than forehead and cheekbones are high.

Frames to Try

Most frame shapes work with oval faces.

Square, rectangular and geometric shapes which add angles to soft curves

Frames to Avoid

Frames that are too large for your features.


Oblong Faces Oblong Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Oblong Face Shapes!
Oblong Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow shape that's longer than it is wide. Angular features with high cheekbones, a longer nose and tall forehead.

Frames to Try

Tall frames that help create a shorter face.

Broad glasses with an accented top rim or decorative temple that adds width.

Frames to Avoid

Small frames that are out of proportion.

Short frames that accentuate face length.


 Round Faces Round Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Round Face Shapes!
Round Face Shape

Facial Features

Full cheeks, rounded chin with few angles. Width and length are in same proportions.

Frames to Try

Angular and geometric frames that sharpen facial features 

Rectangular and horizontal styles make faces appear longer and thinner 

Upswept frames that draw attention to top of face 

Glasses with temples that connect at the top of the frame add length

Frames to Avoid

Small frames that are out of proportion.

Short frames that accentuate face length.


Diamond Faces Diamond Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Diamond Face Shapes!
Diamond Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow at the eye line and the jaw line with a small forehead and chin. Angular features with dramatic cheekbones.

Frames to Try

Upswept styles like cat eye that emphasize the cheek bones.

Oval frames that maintain balance.

Rimless styles that allow cheek bones to shine.

Frames to Avoid

Narrow frames that draw attention to narrow eye line.


Heart Faces Heart Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Heart Face Shapes!
Heart Shape Face

Facial Features

Broad forehead and wide cheek bones that narrow to a small chin.

Frames to Try

Bottom-heavy frames that add width to lower face.

Styles with low-set temples to draw attention downward.

Narrow, round frames that soften the forehead.

Frames to Avoid

Top-heavy styles that draw attention upward.

Decorative temples that accentuate the broad upper face.


Triangle Faces Triangle Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Triangle Face Shapes!
Triangle Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow forehead and eye line that widen at the cheeks and the chin.

Frames to Try

Semi-rimless frames that accentuate the upper face.

Top-heavy styles that balance the width of the jaw.

Frame bottoms that angle inward.

Frames to Avoid

Low-set temples that widen the jaw.

Narrow frames that are out of proportion.



Anonymous
by Anonymous 1 - Original Poster on Jan. 29, 2013 at 1:54 AM

I'm in my pjs so I didn't want to take a pic but oh we'll here ya go
Anonymous
by Anonymous 1 - Original Poster on Jan. 29, 2013 at 2:00 AM
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Is that pic okay or do you need a different one?


Quoting Sassy762:

That would help, I can't see what shape your face is at all

Quoting Anonymous:

I asked because I couldn't figure out which category I go under I can take another pic if you need





Quoting Sassy762:

Square Faces Square Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Square Face Shapes!
Square Face

Facial Features

Angular face with a strong jaw line, broad forehead and square chin. Proportional length and width.

Frames to Try

Oval and round frames

Glasses with temples that are center set or that connect at the top of the frame

Butterfly shaped glasses

Frames to Avoid

Geometric and square shaped frames that accentuate angles of the face

Low-set temples or color accents on the bottom of the frames that draw emphasis to the chin


Oval Faces Oval Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Oval Face Shapes!
Oval Face Shape

Facial Features

Mostly balanced proportions. chin is slightly narrower than forehead and cheekbones are high.

Frames to Try

Most frame shapes work with oval faces.

Square, rectangular and geometric shapes which add angles to soft curves

Frames to Avoid

Frames that are too large for your features.


Oblong Faces Oblong Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Oblong Face Shapes!
Oblong Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow shape that's longer than it is wide. Angular features with high cheekbones, a longer nose and tall forehead.

Frames to Try

Tall frames that help create a shorter face.

Broad glasses with an accented top rim or decorative temple that adds width.

Frames to Avoid

Small frames that are out of proportion.

Short frames that accentuate face length.


 Round Faces Round Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Round Face Shapes!
Round Face Shape

Facial Features

Full cheeks, rounded chin with few angles. Width and length are in same proportions.

Frames to Try

Angular and geometric frames that sharpen facial features 

Rectangular and horizontal styles make faces appear longer and thinner 

Upswept frames that draw attention to top of face 

Glasses with temples that connect at the top of the frame add length

Frames to Avoid

Small frames that are out of proportion.

Short frames that accentuate face length.


Diamond Faces Diamond Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Diamond Face Shapes!
Diamond Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow at the eye line and the jaw line with a small forehead and chin. Angular features with dramatic cheekbones.

Frames to Try

Upswept styles like cat eye that emphasize the cheek bones.

Oval frames that maintain balance.

Rimless styles that allow cheek bones to shine.

Frames to Avoid

Narrow frames that draw attention to narrow eye line.


Heart Faces Heart Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Heart Face Shapes!
Heart Shape Face

Facial Features

Broad forehead and wide cheek bones that narrow to a small chin.

Frames to Try

Bottom-heavy frames that add width to lower face.

Styles with low-set temples to draw attention downward.

Narrow, round frames that soften the forehead.

Frames to Avoid

Top-heavy styles that draw attention upward.

Decorative temples that accentuate the broad upper face.


Triangle Faces Triangle Face Shape
Shop For Frames for Triangle Face Shapes!
Triangle Face Shape

Facial Features

Narrow forehead and eye line that widen at the cheeks and the chin.

Frames to Try

Semi-rimless frames that accentuate the upper face.

Top-heavy styles that balance the width of the jaw.

Frame bottoms that angle inward.

Frames to Avoid

Low-set temples that widen the jaw.

Narrow frames that are out of proportion.





Sassy762
by CAFE SASSY HBIC on Jan. 29, 2013 at 2:02 AM

I think you have a "square shaped face":)

Quoting Anonymous:

I'm in my pjs so I didn't want to take a pic but oh we'll here ya go


Anonymous
by Anonymous 1 - Original Poster on Jan. 29, 2013 at 2:04 AM
1 mom liked this
Thank you!


Quoting Sassy762:

I think you have a "square shaped face":)

Quoting Anonymous:

I'm in my pjs so I didn't want to take a pic but oh we'll here ya go



Sassy762
by CAFE SASSY HBIC on Jan. 29, 2013 at 2:05 AM

You're welcome / de nadaYou're welcome / de nadaYou're welcome / de nadaYou're welcome / de nadaYou're welcome / de nada

Quoting Anonymous:

Thank you!


Quoting Sassy762:

I think you have a "square shaped face":)

Quoting Anonymous:

I'm in my pjs so I didn't want to take a pic but oh we'll here ya go




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