When an eyeglass frame is as tasteful and classic as the Merrick, your wardrobe can take any direction. This is a frame that blends with the face so well that any style choice can take center stage. The Merrick works when wearing anything from gentlemen's wool tweed jackets with suede elbow patches to women's athletic wear -- even teen's sportswear can stand out when wearing this frame. The reasons for it's unlimited versatility begins with the metal construction which creates a sturdy and lasting fit. Additionally, the satin silver finish and rectangular rimless design make this frame nearly disappear on the face. Furthering the soothing feel of the Merrick are the adjustable nose pads and built-in spring loaded temple hinges. In fact, people report that after a long day of work and activities, they sometimes forget they are wearing it. Optical stylists are happy to recommend this frame because it has a history with little or no complaints. With nothing glaringly obvious in color or shape, the Merrick has become a favorite "go to" eyeglass frame for men and women because it allows YOU to be the star.