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Glasses and Designer Frames

In every Optical Express location you'll find a huge range of frames, including top designer brands. With thousands of options to choose from, there's something to suit every style and budget. 
 

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Something to suit every style and budget

We source frames from all over the world to ensure every patient receives a great choice and benefits from very competitive pricing. In every location, our experienced optical advisors are on hand to give guidance on what frames suit patients' face shapes and colourings.

As well as an unbeatable range of frames, there's also a wide section of lenses from world leading lens manufacturers to suit every optical requirement. We have a range of materials and coatings available depending on your requirements and our optometrists will always recommend the best lenses for you.

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Your Free* Eye Test

Book your free* eye test today and your Optometrist will check for early signs of eye disease such as glaucoma and cataracts. They can also check for a number of general health conditions such as diabetes and high blood pressure. Early diagnosis of an eye or health condition may prevent or delay more serious damage.

We will make sure you always receive the very best clinical care, treatment and advice.


* In Scotland the NHS pay for your eye test. In England and Wales an eye test is FREE with any purchase of glasses, contact lenses or sunglasses. Without purchase the cost of an eye test in England and Wales is £20.

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Glasses for Women

You’ll find the very latest fashions in store, from lightweight titanium frames to more traditional gold or silver metal and also a fantastic range of coloured plastic frames.

Rimless or supra (half-rim) are very popular at the moment and Optical Express have lots of styles to choose from. Classic women’s glasses are also available for women who prefer more traditional frame shapes. Popular brands include Airlock and Silhouette Titan these brands offer rimless or half rim frames in comfortable and simple designs.


You’ll find a great selection of women’s glasses at Optical Express, from the latest fashions to more traditional and classic styles across a range of brands and prices. If you’re looking to make a style statement with your eyewear or simply update your look, our in store staff can recommend the best frames for your personality and face shape.


Designer brand Bvlgari is a very fashionable choice for women looking for a glamorous style – many of the frames feature Swarovski crystal detailing. Other designer brands include: Chanel, Chloé, Dolce and Gabbana, Gucci, Prada, and many more.

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Glasses for Men

You’ll find the very latest fashions in store, from lightweight titanium frames to more traditional gold or silver metal and also a fantastic range of coloured plastic frames. Rimless or supra (half-rim) are very popular at the moment and Optical Express have lots of styles to choose from.

Classic men’s glasses are also available for men who prefer more traditional frame shapes. Popular brands include Airlock and Flexon, these brands offer rimless or half rim frames in comfortable and simple designs. You’ll find a great selection of men’s glasses at Optical Express, from the latest fashions to more traditional and classic styles across a range of brands and prices.

If you have an eye for fashion our range of styles, including Tom Ford, Persol, Police, Oakley and Ray-Ban, are sure to appeal with their ultra stylish frame shapes. Current popular glasses are plastic and full rimmed with a retro vibe – a modern day take on the timeless ‘Wayfarer’.

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Glasses for Children

In addition to FREE children’s prescription lenses provided by the NHS Optical Express also offer designer frames FREE to all children, allowing fashion conscious children of all ages the chance to wear their glasses with pride.

Children and parents will love the designer ranges which include Disney Princess, BMX, Marvel Heroes, Spiderman and No Fear. Good vision is essential for children to participate in the classroom and the playground.

Children should have an eye examination annually. Polycarbonate lenses are recommended for children, giving the benefits of added strength and safety for these most active of glasses wearers.

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