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Billie Jean King

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Tennis legend Billie Jean King has worn some amazing glasses over the years and this year at Wimbledon she didn’t disappoint.  Feeling inspired?  Go colourful like Billie has and try ‘Serge‘ Red Cherry or the more feminine ‘Peggy‘ in Pastel Rose.

 

Here is a look at some of the styles she wore on and off the court.

Metal Combination Black Eyewear ‘Roy

Metal Combination

 

NHS Panto

Panto glasses

Aviator

Aviator glasses

 

Colourful Black Eyewear

Black Eyewear glasses

 

Al Pacino in Aviators for New Film

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

For his role as Jack Kervorkian, Al Pacino wears some classic 80s Aviator frames similar to our Black Eyewear Quincy.  The movie, You Don’t Know Jack, features Al Pacino as Jack Kevorkian, advocate of doctor-assisted suicide.  Originally aired on HBO the program comes to Sky Atlantic this month.

 

 

Susan Sarandon as activist Janet Good in classic 80s frames.