In this article, we are going to take a look at the popularity of vintage glasses in the third world. Regardless of what one may think, countries like China are keeping the tradition of these glasses alive in the form of quaint shops selling them to customers!
These stores mainly store everything from rimless glasses to oversized glasses from the bygone era. Most of them were produced during the period from 1960 to 1990. These glasses are not reproduction of vintage glasses, but are original pieces. It is needless to say that these shops are a big draw for the tourists visiting these countries.
Take the example of the city Shanghai. Vintage glasses are hugely popular in the city and its getting bigger by the day. The young people in China either buy vintage glasses frames or use pieces which have been abandoned by their parents and are seen wearing them everywhere, from parties to meetings.