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    How Do I Find My Size?

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    By understanding the frame size you already wear, you can ensure a perfect fit almost every time!

    When buying glasses online, one of the biggest things to consider is frame size. How do you know which size is right for you? Fear not, we’ve got you covered on how to find the perfect fit for you!

    Frame Dimensions

    To start, let’s take a look at a pair of glasses you already own. If listed, they may have three of the most important numbers to note when ordering glasses. They might be something like 52-16-140. From left to right, these are the size measurements that represent the lens width, bridge, and temple length. On certain frames, a fourth number may be listed on the arms that represents the lens height. Please keep in mind that all frame measurements are in millimeters.

    Lens Width

    This is the horizontal width of each individual lens at its widest point. Our average range is from 42mm to 60mm.

    Bridge Width

    This is the distance between the lenses and is the space where the frame attaches over the nose. Our average range is from 13mm to 26mm.

    Temple Length

    This is the length of the entire temple arm of the frame, including the bend that rests over the ear. Our average range is from 115mm to 155mm.

    Lens Height

    This is the vertical height of the lens at its tallest point within the frame. Our average range is from 22mm to 52mm. 

    NOTE: This measurement is very important to consider when choosing a frame for bifocals/progressives. The lens height must be at least 30mm or more to accommodate either design.

    Frame Width

    This is the overall width from hinge to hinge of the frame itself. While this value is rarely listed on most frames, it is a very important factor to consider.

    NOTE: To find a size similar to what you have, you can use a ruler to measure along the top front of your frame. Then you can multiply the value in inches by 25.4 to find the millimeter equivalent and compare frames.

    We have frames of every size for the entire family!

    How To Filter By Size

    If you have a current pair of glasses with these measurements, finding a new pair on our site is even easier! You can filter frames on our site by using those numbers for reference.

    Matching Dimensions

    If you have the three main dimensions listed on your frames, you can search by these numbers directly on our website using the Filter bar. By clicking on the “Size” option and selecting the “Your Frame” tab, you can enter the lens width, bridge, and temple length measurements to view a list of similar fitting frames.

    Click “Your Frame” to plug in your dimensions directly to view a list of similar sizes!

    Size Ranges

    Depending on whether you want your new glasses to be bigger, smaller, or about the same, you can also set ranges for dimensions on our site. By clicking on Size followed by the individual options for lens width, bridge, and more, you will open the menu to set a millimeter range of the given dimension. Drag the bars to provide a range for yourself and supply even more frame options!

    Drag the bars to set ranges for multiple dimensions and provide more options!

    Frame Fit

    The alternative way to search by size without using given dimensions is by frame fit. Generally speaking, the frame fit is measured by the open distance between the two temple arms. To avoid confusion, open width dimensions are not listed on the site, as the numbers would vary immensely based on frame style, spring hinges, etc. 

    When in doubt, the “Medium” fitting size is a safe choice for most face shapes!

    NOTE: A good rule of thumb is that almost any frames/sunglasses found at big department stores come in the medium fitting size. So if you are a person that can buy a pair of frames off the rack, the medium fitting size would be a good choice for you! If the fit often feels too tight/too loose, consider going with either a narrow or wide fit instead!

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