History Of Heart Shaped Eyewear

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Coming into Valentines Day, we thought we would do a feature on Vintage Heart Shaped Glasses. But to tell you the truth, it is pretty hard to find. Just by looking at pictures, you don’t know how old they are, fake, real?

What we do know is the first heart shaped seem to show up around the 50’s. This particular image we have all seen, estimating around 1950’s.

Don’t know whose these are from and how old, based upon the size, hair style and clothing would guessamate late 50’s to early 70’s

Love the oversized Heart Glasses

Circa 1960

Vogue Magazine 1993

Vogue Magazine 1993

What we do know, that heart shaped glasses seem to never go out of style. Celebrities wearing heart shape glasses have ranged from Paris Hilton to Kelly Osborne to Lady Gaga.

Circa 1960
Lolita Movie 1997

Fashion retailers as Urban Outfitter sell Heart Eyewear. Some Fashion Designers are know for their heart motifs, such as Agatha Ruiz De La Prada and Daisy Fuentes Eyewear

Agatha Ruiz del La Prads 2008
Lady Gaga Heart Glasses 2011

Cutler and Gross with Giles Deacon For Spring Summer 2012

Cutler and Gross
Jeremy Scott Fall Winter 2012