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How to Choose Prescription Eyeglass Frames

Choosing prescription frames should be fun, not stressful. Here are some guidelines for finding the perfect frames for your fashion style and lifestyle.

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Types of Frame Material

Choosing the right frame material for your glasses is an important decision that affects the overall durability, comfort, and fit of your glasses. Different materials provide varying degrees of strength, weight, flexibility, and style, so it’s essential to consider your lifestyle and personal preferences when choosing a material for your eyeglasses. Considering the best material can help ensure your glasses look great, feel comfortable, and last a long time.

Styles of Eyeglass Frames

Choosing the right style frames for your glasses is among the most important decisions when purchasing glasses. Frames must support your prescription lenses, and they impact your comfort as well as your field of view. Eyeglass frames are a great accessory to express your personality with, too.

Popular Trends for Women

Discover the 8 most popular women's frame shapes & styles in 2023. Browse our selection of trendy, high-quality, affordable women’s eyewear at Wisconsin Vision.

Popular Trends for Men

Discover the 8 most popular men’s eyewear trends of 2023. Shop the latest eyeglass frame shapes, styles, & designer brands at Wisconsin Vision.

Popular Trends for Kids

With over a dozen designer brands for kids including Ray-Ban, NikeVision, Vera Bradley & more, Wisconsin Vision offers the most popular children’s eyeglasses.

Best Glasses for Every Shape

Discover the best eyeglass frames for your specific face shape using this guide. Shop prescription eyeglasses for oval, round, square, and heart-shaped faces.

Popular Frame Styles

When choosing your frames, select a design to complement your style. The most versatile and timeless frame styles include:

Popular Frame Styles For:

Browse Frame Styles for Women

Browse Frame Styles for Women

The most popular frame styles for women include wireframes, angular/oversized frames, aviators, cat eye styles, and clear frames.

Browse Frame Styles for Men

Browse Frame Styles for Men

The most popular eyeglasses styles for men include vintage-inspired, oversized frames, browline frames, round frames, and aviators.

Browse Frame Styles for Kids

Browse Frame Styles for Kids

The most popular eyeglasses styles for kids include clear frames, aviators, clear frames, and geometric frames.

How to Measure Frame Size

The best resource is to use eyeglasses you already own. Narrow frames make your face look wider, while wider frames give a more narrow look to your face. Our guide will ensure a proper fit whether you’re a first-time buyer or adding another pair to your collection.

Find Your Perfect Frames at Wisconsin Vision

Wisconsin Vision is proud to carry a huge selection of high-quality designer eyeglass frames at affordable prices. We have been providing vision care and eyeglass solutions for Wisconsinites since 1978. Our caring opticians are ready to help you look and feel your best with a new pair of prescription eyeglass frames - Stop in or call us today!

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