A resource to assist those who are interested in wearing pince-nez and promote awareness of this antique eyeglass style. There is very little information available on wearing pince-nez and it is easy to become discouraged. This site, the work of two full-time pince-nez wearers, provides the advice necessary for wearing this distinguished style of eyeglasses.
Annotated Table of Contents
Welcome. If you are new to the world of pince-nez, please check out the Renaissance's Annotated Table Of Contents in order to get started. It provides a good "jumping off" point. Enjoy.
I recently acquired the autograph of this gentleman, Newton D. Baker, on eBay. He was Woodrow Wilson's Secretary of War during World War I. See my post on LeDandy for the whole story. I love his hoop springs!