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Ginger Fashion: Glasses For Redheads

Whether we like it or not, some of us just have to wear glasses. But instead of dreading the doom of visually impaired life and wearing spectacles, take a minute to think about how much glasses can enhance your look, particularly as a redhead.

Glasses are a necessity for some of us gingers, so why not make it fun and use them as a fashion accessory? To inspire you, we’ve selected some frames that will really compliment redheads who needs glasses.




Coastal.com: $49 or £30.61

Tortoise shell glasses really compliment the darker tones of red hair colours. They go well with the reddish-orange or copper shades while adding a little more flare than plain brown glasses.




glasses.com: $159 or £99.34

Any green frames will look amazing with ginger hair, naturally.

Fun fact: Red and green are opposites on the colour wheel which means they are complementary colours and together they are pleasing to the eye.

What more convincing do you need after learning the basic science behind it? These olive green frames will make you look pleasing to anyone’s eye paired when paired with your ginger hair.



Blue and Purple


glasses.com: $129 or £80.60

Blue or purple frames add bold colours to a ginger’s naturally pale complexion. Blue really pops against the red in our hair, and purple brings out your inner Little Mermaid aesthetic in the subtlest way.



Coastal.com: $78 or £48.73

Make people stop and stare at your bold choice with frames like these.


Red and Orange



LensCrafters: $119 or £74.35


LensCrafters: $100 or £62.48

Some people say that redheads can’t wear reds and oranges because it blends too much with our ginger hair colour. Well those people are so wrong.

We think that reds and oranges only enhance the red tones we already have in our hair. Plus, they’re super fun colours, so we love them.

Frames like these will give your red locks even more life with their bold, warm tones, so be brave!


Most importantly, if buying glasses is in your future, don’t let it be a drag. Have fun with it and find some bold, fun frames to enhance your ginger hair and your ginger self.

In the market for some sunglasses for redheads to complement your ginger hair?


By Emily



This chicken nugget and lollipop lover (not together, ick) comes to us from Michigan, USA.Aside from studying Communications, Emily is a plus size model, but she still finds time to overdose on celebrity gossip in between.Emily will be applying her incessant wit and sarcasm skills to all-round redhead-friendly subjects, with motivational confectionary in hand (and mouth).