Celebrity Eyeglasses: Get the Look for Less
Eyeglasses are no longer relegated to nerds and dorks. They're becoming a must-have accessory, even among Hollywood A-listers. Getting the right look doesn't have to cost a fortune. With great, budget-friendly online retailers like Zenni Optical, you can have on-trend frames like the celebs are wearing for a fraction of the price.
Talk show host Anderson Cooper and comedian DL Hughley both posed for a snapshot session in the Anderson Cooper Live photo booth wearing their thick black frames. Pick up similar full-rim frames like DL is wearing for as little as $19 at Zenni Optical. While a version like what Anderson is wearing complete with a design on the temples has a base price of just $23.95 at Zenni Optical.
The Parks and Rec star is often seen wearing glasses-- even with a formal evening gown. Rashida Jones has been spotted wearing several different styles of frames. Her lovely face can pull of a variety of frame shapes, but to capture her look in full-rim rectangle frames like these head to Zenni Optical. A similar look is just $15.95. At that price you can add more than one pair to your eyewear collection without breaking the bank.
Jennifer Garner is one smart cookie and her half-rim black frames make her look even more intelligent. There's no telling how much the Hollywood A-lister paid for those frames she's wearing, but to get a similar look you won't have to take out a loan. Plastic half-rim oval frames are just $19 at Zenni Optical.
Your glasses don't have to take the spotlight. You can easily choose frames that aren't quite as noticeable, but still just as stylish. The former governor of Alaska is often seen wearing glasses. In this 2008 photo taken on the campaign trail, she's wearing an understated pair of rimless frames. If you prefer a more subtle look, rimless is a great way to go. A similar pair of bendable plastic frames starts at $25.95 at Zenni Optical.
For a bold look, try colored frames. Pop star Justin Bieber pulled off this look, wearing red, full-rim Wayfarer frames. You may think this style would be tough to find on a budget, but that's not the case. A virtually identical pair sells for only $15.95 at Zenni Optical. This proves you can have star style without spending a fortune.