Frames Direct started the trend of selling prescription glasses online. The company was founded in 1996 by two enthusiastic and hardworking optometrists whose main aim was to set a high standard for online prescription eye wear. It started its operations in Houston. However currently, they are based in Austin. As of now, you will find a huge collection of eye wear ,including some of the most reputed brands like RayBan and Oakley. They also have a customer base of more than one million.

My Personal Experience

Recently, I ordered prescription glasses from and the entire experience was very smooth. I was able to get exactly what I was looking for. In order to make your shopping experience better, FramesDirect has lots of features like:

1. Because of such a wide collection of glasses, I was confused which one to buy. However, they have a face shape guide which will help you to find glasses which suits you the best.

2. It is important to have a recent prescription in hand. However, since I didn’t have one at the time of making the purchases, they contacted my eye doctor to find out exactly what I need.

3. There are many different kinds of lens like plastic, Poly Carbonate and High Index. Each of them has some specific features. I contacted with the experts over there to find out which one I need.

Some of the best features of their glasses

uv protection glasses1. All the glasses which you buy from FramesDirect comes with some high end features like UV protection, scratch resistant coating. You don’t have to pay anything additional for these features. Apart from this, you can also pay extra for some advanced features like Digital Light Protection.

2. They are also very well known for their excellent customer service. Whenever you give them a call, there will be an expert optician to talk with you and answer all your queries.


Because of such a huge collection of brands, you will glasses in all kinds of price range. And shipping is also free. I was lucky, though, to find a few discount promo codes at

Discounts and coupons

They offer great discounts frequently. As of now, some of the coupon codes are:

1. TREND50: With this coupon code, you will be able to get a discount of 50% on Eye wear of most of the brands.

2. With purchases of Costa sunglasses, you will get a Costa strip. The Costa Strip will be delivered to you along with the eye wear. No code is required to avail this offer.