Black frames are fail-safe and Guess adds a slight cat-eye to this look - $350.
Black frames are fail-safe and Guess adds a slight cat-eye to this look - $350. Tom Huntley

Geek-chic trend takes spectacle world by storm

GLASSES can change your whole look - just ask PM Julia Gillard who recently showed off her new spectacled style.

Frames on your face can take a bit to get used to, and some bright coloured styles need the confidence to match.

The geek-chic trend has taken the world by storm and there's a reason why - it seems to look good on everyone.

We're also seeing cat-eye features on glasses, which are subtle and feminine.

Erin Barnes from Gladstone Vision says people who are unsure about what shape to go with should try sharp angles on rounded faces and vice versa.

Or you can just try on the whole shop. We did!



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