Thisispaper Stories


INSIDE SILHOUETTE EYEWEAR


I was in elementary school when I discovered I'm short-sighted. Small oval frames made of wire sat on my nose for the first time. A few broken friendships and unkind nicknames later I realized the eyeglasses can work to my advantage. As I was becoming more aware of my style and natural features, the hunt for the perfect frames became even harder. None of the designs I could find on shop displays has ever fulfilled my aesthetical needs completely. At the same time I was not sure what I wanted. Do I really like big frames, or is it just the advertising?