What they do show, however, is an increase in the number of people who wear glasses without prescription lenses presumably to look cool.Dorothy Parker famously observed, “Men seldom make passes at girls who wear glasses.” How did we go from that image to bespectacled bombshells? How did eyewear go from the disguise that turns Superman into his milquetoast alter ego to an individual expression of signature style?Some in the eyewear industry point to the traditional pop culture petri dishes of Hollywood celebrity and fashion runways. “Maybe they’re seeing more celebrities” wearing glasses, said Larry Leight, co founder and creative director of boutique brand Oliver Peoples. “And there are more fashion magazines and runway shows where designers are accessorizing their shows with ophthalmic glasses the kind that aren’t sunglasses with either clear lenses or only slightly tinted colored lenses.”Milena Cavicchioli, vice president of marketing for Luxottica Group the Milan based eyewear company that owns Ray Ban, Oakley and Oliver Peoples, among others, and which also makes eyewear and sunglasses under license for some 20 fashion labels points to the recent Hollywood award show season as evidence.
“This is methodologically a big leap forward that will allow scientists to go back to sites sampled in the past and fill in the gaps,” said Glenn Juday, a forest ecologist at University of Alaska, Fairbanks, who was not involved in the study. The researchers plan to return to Alaska and other northern forest locations to improve geographical coverage and get more recent records from some sites. They are also investigating the use of stable isotopes to extract climate information from tree rings..
A. One would hope that Tunisia could serve as a source of inspiration and that similar outcomes could materialize elsewhere in the Arab world. But this is unlikely to happen any time soon. Shots bop, bop, bop, bop but for some reason it was different. No one put two and two together until the fifth and sixth. Between 10 and 20, that when everything really started getting real, and then we all at that point did a domino effect all to the floor.
The glasses are rugged and functional but have a sense of fashion that also makes them a good choice for everyday use. The frames in this family tend toward the lightweight, making them very comfortable to wear for long periods. And finally, the lifestyle family is the choice that takes a fashion first approach.