I regard trying on sunglasses the way most people feel about trying on swimsuits or bras: nothing fits, I start to hate myself, and I usually end up settling for a style that doesn't look quite right. In spite of this, I am in love with the round sunglasses that popped up all over the Spring 09 runways even though they look like they might actually require someone with a "sunglasses face" to pull off. Alas, thanks to my aquiline nose and slightly crooked eyebrows, I am not one of those people.
...But now the Peabody sunglasses on the Urban Outfitters website have gone on sale for $6, and despite the very real potential for them to make me look ridiculous, it seems like a good idea to buy them:
It's times like this when I like to ask myself, "what would Jesus do?"