Optical Illusion

I have been blessed with eyesight on par with the average bat. As a child of the 90’s, the media’s ‘bespectacled geek’ stereotype haunted me, and after years of donning glasses I wouldn’t allow my grandmother near, contact lenses became my Best Friend Forever. In recent times, however, I am delighted to see ‘geek chic’ has exploded onto the scene, embraced by such designers as Paul Smith at London Fashion Week A/W 2011. Alexa Chung and Johnny Depp are among a host of ‘celebs’ giving the almighty nod of...