Optical Prism November 2017 november_2017_online - Page 26

By Denis Langlois Metal frames are seriously in vogue right now. Sure to match pretty much any outfit, eyewear made from titanium, stainless steel, aluminum and other metals are lightweight yet strong and boast a sophisticated, clean and often mature appearance. Regina optician Ryan Horne says the metal trend is the result of a long-overdue shift in eyewear fashion from a monopoly of heavier acetates. “Those with finer features or even those who desire lighter-weight eyewear are flocking to the metals in droves,” says the owner of SPEX by Ryan. “Comfort has become more of a priority and the adjustability of metals is definitely superior. Nose Pads are a welcome feature, especially in the extreme hot and cold temperatures as they do not blanket the face so much, sitting a little further away.” Horne says acetate frames will always be in fashion, but the key is to have a variety in of both metal and acetates in eyewear wardrobes. Here are some hot metal looks: 26 Optical Prism November 2017 By Denis Langlois Metal frames are seriously in vogue right now. Sure to match pretty much any outfit, eyewear made from titanium, stainless steel, aluminum and other metals are lightweight yet strong and boast a sophisticated, clean and often mature appearance. Regina optician Ryan Horne says the metal trend is the result of a long-overdue shift in eyewear fashion from a monopoly of heavier acetates. “Those with finer features or even those who desire lighter-weight eyewear ɔѼѡх́ɽٕ̳t)́ͅѡݹȁMA`I典+q Ё́ɔɥɥ䁅ѡх䁽х́́ѕ)ɥȸ9͔Áɔݕɔ䁥ѡɕЁ)ѕɅɕ́́ѡ䁑ЁЁѡͼՍͥѥѱѡȁ݅今t)!ɹ́ͅхєɅ́ݥ݅́͡Ёѡ䁥́Ѽٔمɥ䁥)Ѡххѕ́ݕȁ݅ɑɽ̸)!ɔɔͽЁх(؁=ѥAɥʹ9ٕȀ