While some looks come and go, others are effortlessly timeless – 50s style glasses have been making waves for generations. From Marilyn Monroe in iconic cat-eye frames to James Dean in his famous horn-rims, cool cats through the decades have donned classic 50s style eyewear.
To make a fashion statement that never gets old, find the 1950s glasses that complete your look. Whether you’re a rebel without a cause or a vintage rockabilly doll, our collection of 50s glasses will have you doing the boogie-woogie like nobody’s business.
Whether you’re square-jawed or baby-faced, there’s a set of 50s style men’s frames for you. If your look is browline bold, check out some of our artsy acetate frames. For a more subdued look, wireframes put an edgy, modern spin on classic retro shapes of all sizes.
50s Style Women’s Glasses
Women of the 1950s set the bar for style, and their glasses were no exception. From kittenish to studious, these old school frames always make the grade. We love seeing classic statement silhouettes on fresh faces.
Find Your 50s Style
Distinct glasses can be a key ingredient of your signature style or just another part of your rotating wardrobe. You can use our virtual Try On feature to sample any 50s style frames before you buy. Simply give the button at the top a click to get started.
Lenses Available for 1950s Style Glasses
People who are both short-sighted and far-sighted find progressive lenses to be the perfect solution. With improved peripheral vision and reading clarity, progressive lenses offer the best of both worlds without the telltale “glass line” of bifocals.
Blue Light Blocking Lenses
Anyone who spends large blocks of time staring at digital screens knows that eyestrain can take a toll. 50s glasses with blue light blocking lenses are a great way to keep your cool and protect your eyes from the damaging glow of your screen.
Non-Prescription Sunglass Lenses
50s style sunglasses are where fashion and function meet. Choose from polarized, mirrored, or gradient lenses to elevate your style. Stay cool by the pool or have it made in the shade with some of our retro frames shielding your eyes from the sun’s harsh rays.
Lightweight frames weigh 15 grams or lighter without the lenses.