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Your go-to place for tips and advice on all things eye and eyewear related, as well as style notes and inspiration.

  • Have You Used Our Free Home Trial Service Yet?

    If you’ve ever wanted to try on your glasses before you buy them, you’ll love our free Home Trial. Created with the purpose of making buying glasses easier, this is a service to know.

  • Find My Shape: The Heart Face Shape Guide

    We’re back with the last instalment of our Find My Shape series. We’re ending the series with a spotlight on heart-shaped faces. Read on to find out more! You could say we left

  • Find My Shape: The Round Face Shape Guide

    We’re back with another instalment of our Find My Shape series. Today, it’s all about round faces and how to make this shape truly shine. Read on to find out more! Look to

Glasses Direct In The press

June 2nd, 2010|

Check out our latest coverage, capturing a number of our hottest glasses from our amazing designer brand collections! Take a peek at our stunning Chloe sunnies in Look magazine and sunglasses from Giorgio Armani, Chloe and Jigsaw in The Independent

Glasses Direct Turns Six

May 28th, 2010|

Glasses Direct has grown up into a strong, popular, charming and loyal six year old. We have gone from distributing 100 pairs a day, to a pair of glasses every few minutes and the company has saved customers up to

Specs Appeal Could Be The Key To Election Success

May 6th, 2010|

With four out of five British Prime Ministers having worn glasses James Callaghan, Margaret Thatcher, John Major and Tony Blair – Gordon Brown does not) we at Glasses Direct wanted to find out whether the right pair of glasses can

Kent and Powers Have The Specs Appeal

March 8th, 2010|

With Colin Firth sporting his nerdy yet undeniably hot glasses in what the industry predicts to be an Oscar winning performance as George in A Single Man, we take a look at some of the most memorable movie characters renowned

Barbie’s Gone Geek Chic With Her Glasses

February 23rd, 2010|

Barbie is growing up, and has started taking her career more seriously. Digital files have replaced nail files for the blonde bombshell as she begins her new role as a Computer Engineer. Most importantly however, in her new role she

X-Ray specs, for real?

January 6th, 2010|

What do Superman, Harry Potter, and Pokeman all have in common? All titles featured X-ray glasses in them, which are recognised as a figment of comic-book writers and children's imagination- up till now. An American company, 'Advanced Intelligence' claims to