The phrase "everything old is new again" may come to mind—in the very best way—when you see the new Giorgio Armani eyewear collection, which is hitting stores this week. The glasses combine modern materials with traditional craftsmanship—a mix that's worth remembering when your optometrist says it's time for a new prescription.
Here are two of our favorite styles:
This 1950s-inspired black plastic pair is chic enough that even Clark Kent would think twice about donning his Superman suit without them.
$250, by Giorgio Armani, at Giorgio Armani boutiques nationwide.
These slender acetate frames maintain some real substance, and the key-shaped bridge is small, but makes a big statement.
Eyeglasses, $250, by Giorgio Armani, at Giorgio Armani boutiques nationwide.