Big men often have difficulty in finding big eyeglasses frames. Finding large frames is one thing, but finding stylish large eyeglasses frames is much more difficult. We have put together a big collection of large frames, which we have sorted by size, but size alone is not enough.
There are several ways to choose large glasses. Large really means that it will go around a big head and be comfortable (not pinching the sides of your head). That is the first test. To accomplish that, you need a balanced combination of large eye size, large temple, and endpieces. The endpieces are hard to judge, but the endpieces extend out to the sides of each lens, which leads to a wider frame. So eye size plus temple plus eye size plus two endpieces = total frame front. Follow this link to learn more about frame sizes.
Large glasses come in a variety of types, but the frames tend to be sturdier overall both because they are covering a larger area and holding a larger and heavier lens, and also to endure less delicate daily handling. There are rimless types available, but large rimless frames are much more delicate than, say, full metal frames with a double bridge construction.Read More