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#1 CherrySunday

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:06 PM

I know it's supposed to be really off and uneducated to comment on the Prime Ministers appearance, but I've seen her a lot over the last few days and just want to keep blurting out...

"I love her new glasses!"

carry on...  ph34r.gif

#2 Awks

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:08 PM

I know. They look great don't they?! biggrin.gif

#3 cinnabubble

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:09 PM

I'm with you, OP.

#4 Dowager fancie

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:09 PM

I have to agree!  They suit her very well.

#5 Feral*Spikey*

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:10 PM

My colleague and I looked at each other and said "Love them - where did she get the frames from>"

If anyone knows Brand and make, please let me know. ph34r.gif

JG, style icon. Who'd have thought it....

#6 HRH Countrymel

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:11 PM

It's ok you are commenting on the glasses not on the Prime Minister's appearance.

*wanders off to google image of JG's new specs*

#7 Lucrezia Borgia

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:11 PM

Yep, they really suit her...

#8 opethmum

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:11 PM

I love it too, so you are not alone on that one, I saw her multiple times squinting and I was wondering how long she would hold out for. Good on her and I hope she feels relief!

#9 Bel Rowley

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:11 PM

Me too! She looks the best I've ever seen her, amazing how the right glasses can transform a face.

#10 CherrySunday

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:12 PM

Oh, good - I'm not alone biggrin.gif

#11 *melrose*

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:13 PM

They do look nice I must say.

#12 RealityBites

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:14 PM

Hasn't there been some speculation that she is attempting to cash in on Hillary Clinton's popularity? Not sure where I saw that ..

I think they look great too  biggrin.gif

#13 ComradeBob

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:14 PM

I think they look fantastic.

#14 PattiODoors

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:16 PM

They really suit her. She looks better than she has done in ages.

Has she done something to her hair too? It looks darker.

#15 purplekitty

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:21 PM

They have their own twitter account.

Edited for grammar crime.

Edited by purplekitty, 01 February 2013 - 03:24 PM.

#16 Feral_Pooks

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:22 PM

My sister works for her optom!

*beams with pride*

She fills the PM's orders original.gif

Yay we are famous.

#17 CallMeFeral

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:26 PM

Awww now I have to google...

#18 Anne of The Island

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:27 PM

Just "googled" to check them out and this advert caught my eye:


#19 Cranky Old Woman

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:27 PM

Now all we need is some designer gaffa/gaffer tape for Tony Abbott's mouth...

#20 AnnBB

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:32 PM

She looks great. The glasses are from Oliver Peoples http://www.oliverpeoples.com/start?region=other

#21 .MrsM.

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:35 PM

i wear a pair that look identical and love them!

not sure if its a good or bad thing to have the same taste as julia though... huh.gif

#22 bluedragon

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:37 PM

I agree OP, I think they really suit her.

#23 KayDan0707

Posted 01 February 2013 - 03:44 PM

Yeah, they look great.  I also think Tim has been working on her hair but it is looking different too - in a good way!

#24 tres-chic

Posted 01 February 2013 - 04:04 PM

Yep, stylist got this one right.

Mine are similar, but that's by the bye.  smile1.gif

#25 71Cath

Posted 01 February 2013 - 04:10 PM

I think they look awesome

Go Julia  blush.gif

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