The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

By ZAK MAOUI AND ELEANOR DAVIES
21 April 2019
Style, Fashion, Glasses
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For those in need of some vision correction, finding the perfect glasses can present a dreaded shopping challenge. Lucky for you, we've found the most stylish frames.

For bespectacled gents, finding the right pair of frames that fit your face and your tastes can seem like an unconquerable mission. Thankfully, eyewear designers have really upped the ante so you needn't settle for outdated frames. From rectangular to round and tortoiseshell to metal, freshen your view with GQ's edit of the best mens glasses.

The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

Fendi Eyewear Aviator Glasses

Designed for men or women, these are a contemporary take on an old classic that you'd typically find in gold. $362 at Farfetch 

The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

Burberry Keyhole Round Optical Frames

Perhaps the finest tortoiseshell glasses on the market, these would make even Robert Downey Jr envious. $250 at Burberry

The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

Oliver Peoples Oliver Glasses

Oliver Peoples’ lenses have been crafted using digital technology, so you can ensure they'll carry greater clarity than most other spectacles. Also, these come in pink acetate. What's not to love? $355 at Oliver Peoples

The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

DG1306 Dolce & Gabbana Glasses

These Italian-made glasses are the epitome of retro chic. Works for us. POR at Dolce & Gabbana

The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

Gucci Aviator Metal Glasses With Web

Alessandro Michele is all about the retro vibes over at Gucci. These opticals are no different. $345 at Gucci

The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

Persol PO3207V Typewriter Edition

Stanley Tucci, eat your heart out. $280 at Persol

The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

Oakley Drill Press Glasses

Oakley is, hands down, one of the cooler eyewear brands on the planet, largely thanks to a collaborative project with Sam Ross of A-Cold-Wall* and a collab with Palace Skateboards. These opticals are futuristic, but also bang-on trend. $230 at Oakley

The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

Boss Retro-Inspired Glasses In Transparent Grey Acetate

Inspired by the retro shapes of the Sixties, these would seriously help you to channel your inner Jeff Goldblum. $260 at Boss by Hugo Boss

The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

Ray-Ban RB5228 Glasses

Thick rims work perfectly for guys with rounder faces, making the face more balanced and adding an edge to fuller cheeks. $173 at Ray-Ban

The Best Glasses For Men To Channel Your Inner Clark Kent

Thom Browne Navy & Silver Optical Glasses

Thom Browne is a maverick of menswear (just take a look at his short suits) and when it comes to accessories the story is no different. From $845 at Thom Browne


Via British GQ