For most people, hugely expensive eyeglasses are not worth the money; eyeglasses do not have to be $1000 for them to be durable enough to last a few years. The most cost-effective way to buy your eyewear is to buy moderately priced frames and replace the lenses every year using Rx-ables lens replacement services.
Are designer frames worth the money?
Although a more expensive alternative to generic or online knockoffs, spending the additional money to get authentic designer eyeglasses is well worth it. When dealing with something as important as your eyesight it is always better to prefer quality to cost.
Why do glasses frames cost so much?
One reason: the manufacturing and materials used to create eyeglasses. Its true that frames and lenses are manufactured better today than they were 30 years ago. The fashion component of the frames that surround eyeglasses and sunglasses is another reason eyewear costs are high.
How much should you spend on frames?
The average cost of prescription glasses: The frames I work with average around $200 - $300 and that doesnt include lenses. An average order could come out to $450 - $850 depending on the lens style (single vision or multifocal) and optional add-ons (Anti-glare, Hi-Index and Transitions).
Are Michael Kors frames good?
You can find the Michael Kors Procida in a lovely range of elegant colors. The metal frames are perfectly authentic, and their top-notch craftsmanship ensures they will stay securely on your face all day long. This is important as the glasses need to fit you well in order for your prescription to do its job properly.
Does Michael Kors make prescription glasses?
Michael Kors Prescription Sunglasses Make an entrance in chic, luxury sunglasses from Michael Kors, fitted with your prescription. Beach parties, backyard BBQs, or strolling through SoHo—prescription sunglasses from the Michael Kors collection offer on-point style and clear vision.
How can you tell if Michael Kors glasses are real?
He name is on the two on the inside handle of the glasses. They have a serial number. MK is on each side of the sunglasses. The case is leather, brown in color and large in size with his name on the top and inside of the case.