Spectacle Frames


At Julian May Opticians, we think you should be able to choose spectacles as individual as you are. No longer are glasses seen as a dull necessity - with the wealth of stylish, modern frames available, anyone can find a pair that they can wear with confidence.

We stock over a thousand frames ranging from budget to exclusive designer brands.

A selection of our most popular ranges include:

Specialising in bespoke titanium rimless and light weight acetate frames, Lindberg spectacles were first created in Denmark by Poul-Jorn Lindberg in 1979. The Air Titanium rimless have no screws holding the lenses in place and can be customised for each individual wearers needs.

Prada was originally opened in 1913 as a leather goods shop in Milan by Mario Prada. When his granddaughter joined the company, Prada became a global force in fashion and design. Prada is well known for its sophisticated luxury styling and their eyewear reflects this.
Established in 1973 and based in Denmark, Prodesign frames incorporate high quality materials with bold and bright colours and designs.
Ray-Ban achieved iconic status with the launch of its classic Wayfarer sunglasses in 1952. Before this, their revolutionary Aviators became the world’s best selling eyewear. Ray-Ban launched its ophthalmic range in 2003 and is now worn by movie stars and trend setters the world over.

Renowned as one of the world’s leading jewellers, Tiffany & Co was established in 1937 opening its flagship New York store in 1940. Their   spectacle frames offer a classic and sophisticated sense of style.
 Tom Ford is an American fashion designer and film producer who was the creative director for the Gucci Group. He launched his own eyewear   brand in 2005 for both optical frames and sunglasses.


Frequently Asked Questions

How much will frames cost me?

Every budget is catered for - we have frames from £30 to over £300.

I saw a pair of spectacles somewhere else that I loved. Can you get them for me?

Yes! If there is a specific design you want, we will do our best to order it for you.

How do I look after my glasses?

We can show you how to care for your glasses to ensure they last. We will also give you a leaflet on what to do (& what not to do!)

Care of your new specs

Do...moisten specs before cleaning, using spectacle spray, warm soapy water or by breathing on them

Do...polish them using the cloth provided in their case (larger cloths are available for purchase)

Do...take them off using both hands

Do...put them down with the lenses facing up

Do...keep them in their case when not in use

Do...contact us if you have any problems

Don't...leave them in the window, car or anywhere they are likely to be subjected to extremes of temperature

Don't...use abrasive cleaners (including tissues, kitchen towel, toilet paper, washing up liquid & metal polish)

Don't...hesitate to contact us if you have any problems!

Our guarantee to you

12 month product/craftsmanship guarantee: Should your frames or lenses be found to have a product or manufacturing defect during the first year after purchase, we will repair or replace them free of charge. If the identical frame is no longer in stock, we will recommend a suitable alternative of equal value. General wear & tear is not covered by the guarantee.

30 day lens comfort guarantee: If within 30 days of collecting your new spectacles you have not fully adjusted to your new lenses, we'll provide a suitable alternative & refund any difference in price. This guarantee does not confer any rights other than those expressly set out above & does not affect your statutory rights.

Additional benefits

The total price of your spectacles includes lifetime cleaning and after care. In order to maintain the comfort & fit of your spectacles, we will provide you with servicing, cleaning & adjustments for as long as you own the spectacles.

Will my glasses be fitted to suit me specifically?

Yes. We will fit the frames to your face, making any adjustments necessary & provide aftercare (cleaning, adjustments & servicing) for as long as you own the spectacles.

Help! I sat on/drove over/lost my glasses!

Don't panic! We will do our best to sort you out in an emergency. We stock thousands of spectacle screws and we have a wide range of odd spectacles sides and other parts – even if they are not a perfect match they’ll at least keep you going until a proper repair can be made or a suitable alternative sorted out. Usually there is no charge for a temporary repair made to spectacles we initially provided. We also keep a selection of stock single vision lenses on site - call us & we'll see what we can do.