Anyone spend lots of $$$$$$ on sunglasses???
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Just wondering if anyone out there is really into sunglasses???

Are the $200 and up pairs worth it??

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I can't say if it's worth it or not, that's up to you. But I did put $500 myself into a pair of prescriptioned Oakley Juliets.
 
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I don't know, is it me or does this seem kinda funny being heard from a group of people who spend $200-$300 easy on headphones? The most I have spent would be for Oakleys at around $70 for the Fives. I can't see paying more than $100 though. If you really don't have the cash, hang around Washington D.C. to score the counterfeit Oakleys.
 
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But Born2bwire...Vert did say that his are prescription glasses. They will always be more expensive than stock....


 
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I usually lose them or sit on them, but I took a plunge and bought some Oakley Zeros for $120.00. But I am paranoid to wear them so they sit in their case and I wear my Bolles'.
 
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Oakley only.
 
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I purchased the most expensive oakley X Metals = $750 AUS$
they are not that much better than the rest , its a I just love the look of them AND I had to have them

My friends shake their head.
I have sat on them ect . they will never break
 
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i would kill for the same model oakley juliets that Ichiro wears...so styling...just cant afford them
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Counterfeit oakleys? lot of those in chinatown Vancouver, BC. However, i never bought any because they look CHEAP. They write oakley on the bridge of the glasses, except they write "oakl=y" instead, and in big letters it looks stupid. Plus they are made of cheap plastic and have bad silver paint jobs.

I would rather go out and buy point zero sunglasses for $30 than buy those counterfeit oakleys for $25.
 
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The ones I saw said, "Oafleys"
I've sat on my Oakleys, but they were fine. Lost them in a trip to the Georgetown Mall
. But I scraped a little more cash together and got another pair. I guess the idea goes, if you can't afford to lose/break them, then you shouldn't get them.
 
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....i just found a pair of Oakley Scar Electric Blue with Ice Iridium Lenses....they are soooooo beautiful..ok so maybe I have a thing for blue......

now if i didn't already decided to save up some money for audio upgrades


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I've been lucky with my shades...

I've had a pair of Ray Ban Aviators for about 12 years. They're like new...I always put them in the case...

and then there are my Oakleys that I bought in Vegas about three years ago....I wear them everyday that I'm out and about!!!

I haven't lost, or sat on my sunglasses....yet!

 
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I have a pair of prescription Ray-Bans, don't remember the model. Very worthwhile, cost around $150. That said, I don't care enough about sunglass styling or construction to pay anything above that.
 
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maybe i can score a pair of oakley scars off of ebay for cheap.......gotta save up for that meta........post 100...woohoo
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I bought a $300 pair of Emporio Armani sunglasses, then promptly lost them.

I learned my lesson.
 
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The best all around sunglasses I've found is the Serengetti Drivers. For water and snow sports, the Serengetti Vermillion which is half silvered on top and bottom of lenses.
 
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