Here is a picture of me wearing my old glasses. When I bought these glasses more than 8 years ago, almost all glasses were METAL and ROUND. It was hard to find a pair that was even OVAL.
Here's a side view. Notice that these glasses don't FIT ME: the earpiece goes way up into my hair instead of hooking over my ear. I noticed this after I'd bought them and it's bugged me ever since.
Here is a picture of me wearing my new glasses. Now all glasses are PLASTIC and RECTANGULAR. It was hard to find a pair that didn't bisect my undereye circles in an emphasizing way. I ended up with metal and rectangular. I think I could have gotten a better shot of them if I hadn't been so concerned about de-emphasizing the underchin area.
Here is a side-view of the new glasses, which is pretty much why I bought them.
I've also ordered about ten pairs of cheaps from Zenni, so we'll see if any of those turn out.
Gift ideas for an 8-year-old, part 1 of 2 - I have TWO 8-year-olds to buy for, so I’m going to split it up into two posts. Today will be the things we’re getting for Edward. I dislike saying “Gift id...