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Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell

$98.00
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Details

  • Gender:
  • FEMALE
  • Material:
  • ACETATE
  • Color:
  • Brown Tortoiseshell
  • Spring Hinges:
  • Yes
  • Progressive Eligible:
  • Yes

Measurements

  • Lens Width:
  • Lens Height:
  • Bridge Width:
  • Arm Length:
  • 55 mm
  • 39 mm
  • 17 mm
  • 148 mm

Product Description

Make a bold statement with these Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell eyeglasses. The classic cat-eye style is pumped up and made bigger in brown tortoiseshell acetate. To help show off your geek pride, the division and multiplication symbols are featured on the sides with the equal sign on the arms. For added comfort, the arms are attached with spring hinges. This style is also perfect for sunglasses, just add a tint!

About the Brand

Derek Cardigan’s vintage inspired line of eyewear reflects Derek’s joie de vivre philosophy on fashion and life. Bold yet subtle, Derek Cardigan eyewear evokes the spirit of a swinging by-gone-age brought right up-to-date full of color, whimsy, joy and style.
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Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell
 
4.7

(based on 86 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (63)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (70)
  • High quality (61)
  • Durable (57)
  • Accurate magnification (53)
  • Lightweight (48)

Cons

  • Scratch easily (4)
  • Uncomfortable (3)

Best Uses

  • Outdoors (41)
  • Travel (38)
  • Reading (32)
  • Low light (31)
  • Menus (24)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      91% 

      (71 reviews)

      Feels too large

       
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Trendy/stylish dresser (49), Casual dresser (21), Classic dresser (11)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Stylish and Fun!

I have a unique sense of style but a big head so sometimes finding frames that are both cute and fit well is a challenge but these go the distance! Even my much more...Read complete review

I have a unique sense of style but a big head so sometimes finding frames that are both cute and fit well is a challenge but these go the distance! Even my much more classic dressing boss complimented them!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Everday no way

I REALLY wanted to like these glasses and maybe someone day I will, but for me, they are not everyday glasses. The frames look way to big on my face, alomst like I'm...Read complete review

I REALLY wanted to like these glasses and maybe someone day I will, but for me, they are not everyday glasses. The frames look way to big on my face, alomst like I'm playing dress up and trust my, I do not have a small face. For now I use them at home when I watch TV.

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

LOVE these.

By Glenna

from Indianapolis

About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

Pros

  • Accurate Magnification
  • Comfortable
  • Durable
  • Scratch Resistant
  • Trendy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily wear

    Comments about Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell:

    Unfortunately, I now have to wear glasses full time. So I wanted something that was trendy but classy at the same time. These are exactly what I was looking for. They are comfortable, and I get so many compliments on them. I want to get a pair in black with sunglass lenses.

    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size

    Comment on this review

    (8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    ♥my new glasses

    By Liza Jane

    from Chesapeake, VA

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Lightweight
    • Scratch Resistant

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell:

        Just received my glasses today and I absolutely love them. They are lightweight everyday glasses.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size

        Comment on this review

        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Awesome funky glasses!

        By Amber

        from San Antonio TX

        About Me Casual Dresser

        Pros

        • Accurate Magnification
        • Comfortable
        • Durable
        • High Quality
        • Lightweight
        • Stylish
        • Vintage

        Cons

        • Scratch Easily

        Best Uses

        • Low Light
        • Menus
        • Outdoors
        • Reading
        • Travel

        Comments about Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell:

        I adore these glasses. They are such a unique size, shape, and style - great cat eye glasses are hard to find. They are HUGE for most people but I have a big head and they actually are wide enough to cover my eye area from temple to temple (nothing makes my big head look bigger than glasses that are too narrow). They're big and fabulous.

        The lesnses do seem to scratch easily. I have worn glasses for 20 years, since I was a child, and I have never had scratched lenses except from serious trauma. However, over the last few months I have noticed two small scratches come out of nowhere (at least, I don't remember any event big enough to cause a scratch happening). It might be because they're so big - I'm just not used to having such large glasses on?

        The frames, however, have held up amazingly well. They fit perfectly after one quick adjustment a local glasses store (to widen the temples) and are still brilliantly shiny and unscratched. The color has help up perfecly - with some tortoiseshell glasses, I've noticed that skin products and perspiration slowly bleached the temples and ear pieces of the glasses. Not these! They look nearly new.

        They're a little heavy, but comfortably so. They don't leave dents on my nose like some heavy glasses, but they aren't so light that they're always becoming malpositioned.

        I bought these in tortoiseshell but I am planning to buy these in black as well!

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size

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        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Love, Love, Love These!!

        By LeftsideAnnie

        from Los Angeles, CA

        About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • High Quality

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell:

            I adore these glasses! Just a little retro, just a little geeky and a whole lot of style - right down to the "divide" and "multiply" decor on the frames. Perfect!!

            • Sizing:
            • Feels true to size

            Comment on this review

            (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Sophisticated Lady

            By jaleesarenee

            from Chicago, IL

            About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Accurate Magnification
            • Comfortable
            • Durable
            • High Quality
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Professional
              • Work

              Comments about Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell:

              I love these glasses! They are so fancy and make me look professional. I generally wear them to interviews and when I'm feeling like dressing up. I get a lot of compliment when I have them one. Perfect cat-eye glasses that are large be not too large for my face.

              • Sizing:
              • Feels true to size

              Comment on this review

              (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              LOVE these!

              By Amanda

              from Gilbert, Arizona

              About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Accurate Magnification
              • Comfortable
              • Durable
              • High Quality

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Outdoors
                • Travel

                Comments about Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell:

                Perfect cat-eye shape if that's what fits your face well!

                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size

                Comment on this review

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                A real 60s look!

                By Sbrown

                from Chicago, IL

                About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Accurate Magnification
                • Wide Lens

                Cons

                • A little tight

                Best Uses

                • Low Light
                • Menus
                • Outdoors
                • Reading
                • Travel

                Comments about Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell:

                I love these frames, I get a lot of compliments. Beware they are a little tight, but then again I have a larger rounder face than some.

                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size

                Comment on this review

                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Big, but really cute!!

                By AngelNJohnson

                from The Cold North

                About Me Casual Dresser

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Accurate Magnification
                • Comfortable
                • Durable
                • Scratch Resistant

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell:

                    I love these glasses and I get complimented on them daily! The are slightly heavier than your normal glasses, so once in awhile they will slide down the bridge of my nose if Im looking straight down. They are super durable though! (Ive dropped them about 4 times so far, and no scratches or dents!) I really recommend them if you are looking for a cute, quirky pair.

                    • Sizing:
                    • Feels true to size

                    Comment on this review

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    I would buy this product again and again

                    By Nina the Ballerina

                    from Dallas TX

                    About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Accurate Magnification
                    • Comfortable
                    • Durable
                    • High Quality
                    • Lightweight
                    • Scratch Resistant

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Low Light
                      • Menus
                      • Reading
                      • Travel

                      Comments about Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell:

                      Really love these frames.

                      • Sizing:
                      • Feels true to size

                      Comment on this review

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Love em!

                      By manatee

                      from America

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Accurate Magnification
                      • Comfortable
                      • Durable
                      • High Quality
                      • Scratch Resistant

                      Cons

                      • Slightly Heavy

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Derek Cardigan 7005 Brown Tortoiseshell:

                        These frames are well-made and look just like I expected them to. I smiled as I put them on for the first time. I receive compliments on them daily.

                        • Sizing:
                        • Feels true to size

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