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Cuz real ones are expensive!
Well I saw the real ones in a mag, and i thought, "I NEED THOSE". So I was inspired to make them.

Posted by quirky been v. from U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, United States • Published See quirky been v.'s 8 projects »

  • Step 1

    Ok first of all , I dont lnow if the sparay adhesive will work. You will have to try it.

    First: Go get clear lensed sunglasses, or you could use lightly tinted ones...

  • Step 2

    Second: Have some lace. I would prefer black, but if you can't find clear lensed ones, use black lenses with white lace or pink or whatev. The lace should be wider than your glasses. Trace out the shape of the lenses on the lace and cut out.

  • Step 3

    Third: Well, I would put some spray adhesive on like a q-tip or something and smear it around; or you could put tape around the frames and spray the lenses. Then stick and center the lace on the lenses, and let dry!!! ALL DONE!!! And then people will think your rich when your really broke!!! YAY!!



quirky been v.
quirky been v. · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 8 projects
ok, i think that a much beter idea would to spray the adhesive to the lace, not the lenses??? better??
Caitlin S.
Caitlin S.
this is moreof a tutorial than some on this website. good job Happy they sound like they'd work Happy
quirky been v.
quirky been v. · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 8 projects
@jessica l. thx for helping me out and explaining/ further testing my project ps @ felecity- it is a project, but it just needed some feedback and tweaks
jessica l.
jessica l. · Andover, Illinois, US
You ladies could try popping out the lenses and stretching the lace around em and popping them back in with a little glue. Trimming the excess from the inside with cuticle scissors would get you a close cut. It may be a tight fit, so perhaps sanding down the edge of the lens a smidge? I'd try it out on some dollar tree or good will glasses first before attempting on your favorite frames... Good luck!
Felecity W.
Felecity W. · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 86 projects
Aren't projects supposed to be ACTUAL projects not just ideas?
quirky been v.
quirky been v. · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 8 projects
thanks all ppl for commenting:
@roos a. thanks im glad u like it!!!
@b.g that is a way better idea i think. i never thought of that!
@Eileen G. Thats a great idea! I also never thought of that!! try it and tell me how it works!! Happy
@Rachel J. that would be so great! let me know if anything works out!
@Jet H. Thanks a bunches im so glad u like them!
@DarkAshHurts im sorry i didnt realize, sometimes i can be really really clueless!!
@Audrey-ola good for trying, And im sorry it didnt work. Happy( maybe rubber cementif it was stronger...? like you put it on the lace and stick it on...??? i really dont know...
@skelli yeah it prolly would srry im clueless... sigh
Roos · Nijmegen, Gelderland, NL · 7 projects
so nice!
b g.
b g.
an easier way would probably get a pair of blk lensed sunglasses, put lace over the lens' and frames, then spray paint over the lace and remove. If you dont mind haveing the fabric on, of coarse
Eileen G.
Eileen G. · Singapore, SG · 16 projects
What about lensless spectacles?No problem about blurred vision then.
Just have to make sure the lace is stretched tight before glueing onto frames...
Rachel J.
Rachel J. · Ellensburg, Washington, US · 3 projects
cut 1/4 inch more lace all the way around and glue to frames? modge podge around the edges? try the lace inside the clear lenses?
excited to try.. ill let you know if anything works Happy
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