Looking for the ideal glasses to suit your heart-shaped face? You’ve come to the right place! Vint & York has a great selection of vintage-inspired designer frames for men and women with heart-shaped faces.
You’ve probably found out by now that finding the best eyewear for a heart-shaped face is not an easy feat. It’s certainly not rocket science, but the right knowledge about how face shape and design work together can help you become an expert in choosing the glasses that will perfectly complement your beautiful heart-shaped face.
Keep on reading to find out what eyewear styles are a match with your face shape!
BEST GLASSES FOR HEART-SHAPED FACES
The heart-shaped face is the most common face shape there is. If you have a wider, broader forehead and a narrower jawline and chin, you’re part of the heart-shaped face club. This face shape may look like an upside-down triangle or pyramid shape. The chin is the narrowest part of a heart-shaped face, and the features become wider all the way to the forehead where it rounds out.
Choosing the best glasses for your heart-shaped face means you’ll want to focus on drawing attention away from the width at the top of your face and visually broaden the appearance of your chin.
Look for frames that are wider than your forehead or have bold endpoints, like Clubmaster or cat-eye shapes. Keep it classic, simple and understated by opting for glasses frame with rounded end points.
- Chooseframes with low-set temples or those that have a heavier look at the bottom of the frames because they will minimize the width at the top of your face and widen the look of your chin.
- Try smaller oval lenses with low height, as round glasses or frames with slightly curved edges will draw the eyes away from a high forehead.
- Go with lighter colors in classic styles like the Clubmaster to flatter your heart-shaped face.
- Avoid any glasses with embellished browlines, very dark frames or decorative temples because they will draw attention to your forehead.
- Avoid heavy browline frames that will put emphasis on the upper part of your face. Go for a lighter color in the clubmaster vintage-inspired style instead.
BEST STYLE FIT FOR HEART SHAPES: CLASSIC CAT EYE & CLUBMASTER
The slick lines in these classic styles will concentrate all attention on your eyes instead of your chin while oval lenses will work beautifully with your heart-shaped facial features. Though many men can rock a cat-eye look, these cuties often work best on women with heart-shaped faces.
Classic cat eye
For the guys with heart-shaped faces, Astor semi-rimless glasses are a great option.
The curvy browline disrupts the straight lines of your face in a surprising way that compliments your upper and lower angular features. They draw attention away from your chin and place the center of focus under your eyes where the thin metal rim leaves the impression of extra space.
Besides being compatible with your face’s heart shape, these frames are very stylish and create a professional look that works for both men and women.
One of the best frames for heart-shaped faces is the classic, retro vintage inspired Clubmaster frame.
Dubbed The Fitzgerald, this Clubmaster frame will flatter men and women with heart-shaped faces.
It’s designed on the same principles of drawing attention away from the bottom of the face and focusing it on eye level. The bold look of these hip glasses brings balance to your heart-shaped facial features while also taking your style to the next level.
Best shape fit: Oval, Round, Rectangular & Square
Frames with low-set temples, like the one below, will keep attention to the eyes, away from the forehead.
Bottom-heavy oval sunglasses for heart-shaped faces can help balance the proportions of your forehead to your chin. These are ideal sunglasses for heart-shaped faces men and women will both love.
Square glasses suit heart-shaped faces because they bring balance and harmony to the face’s features. Beautifully crafted with smooth lines, they bring volume to the bottom part of the face.
Round glasses frames are perfectly balanced, making them some of the best glasses for heart-shaped faces so long as the color works with your skin tones. Both men and women with heart-shaped faces can experiment with clear frames for a modern look if your features are strong, or stick with a classic wood look to keep it traditional.