Cheap Thrill: Angular, ’70s Frames


Every Monday at the Cut, we’re highlighting one great purchase that won’t take up your whole paycheck. If you’re looking for something to splurge on instead, check back every Friday for an item that’s absolutely worth eating ramen noodles for the rest of eternity.

These angled ‘70s-inspired specs from ASOS lend an immediate cool factor to any outfit, but at just $25, you won’t feel obligated to wear them every day (or devastated if they break). The retro, brown tint exudes Saturday Night Fever in a sophisticated, not costume-y way, while the flared tips lend a flattering edge to any face shape.

Oversized ‘70s Angular Frame Sunglasses, $25 at ASOS