01/20/2012 09:43 am ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

Glasses: 7 Pairs That Complete Your Nerd-Chic Look (PHOTOS)

I guess we should credit Woody Allen with the recent popularity of nerdy dark-rimmed sunglasses. But let's get real, nerd-chic became a veritable trend when we saw the likes of Jenna Lyons and Alexa Chung pairing their specs with 5-inch heels and mini-skirts.

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Now it's all we can do to run to the optometrist to ask just one more time, "Are you sure I don't need glasses?" Prescription or not, glasses are an easy way to change up your look -- think of them as accessories for your face. And with genius eyewear designers like Selima Optique and Warby Parker, glasses can be just as cool as those pink python heels you bought last week -- though maybe keep your frames a bit more simple than that. Here, our roundup of the coolest frames out there.



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