Our Barbour glasses frames are produced by the highly acclaimed IE fashion and lifestyle brand, Barbour. Known for practical luxury, Barbour non-prescription and prescription glasses frames deliver on both quality and style, making this a very popular brand that is in high demand.
All of Barbour’s glasses ranges, from men’s glasses, women’s glasses,unisex glasses, prescription glasses and non-prescription frame-only glasses, offer a wide selection of shapes, styles and colour palettes - all inspired by country luxury.
First launched in 2011 in partnership with Norville Eyewear, Barbour’s premium ranges of durable and stylish prescription and non-prescription glasses frames seamlessly blend with Barbour’s core values of wit, grit and glamour.
For luxury and practicality, look to Barbour prescription glasses frames, a favourite heritage brand. Browse our range of durable Barbour designer glasses frames now!
Is Barbour a good brand?
As an English heritage brand, Barbour has a rich history of producing quality country wear for men, women, children, and most recently dogs. Made famous for its iconic jackets and coats, Barbour houses a roster of products encompassing shirts, dresses, knitwear, footwear and accessories.
Founded in Simonside, South Shields in the North East, the brand is a 5th generation family-owned business that still operates in the region where it first became successful. With manufacturer partners all over the world, the brand benefits from retail success in over 55 countries worldwide.
Who makes Barbour glasses?
Today, having built upon a loyal and committed following, Barbour glasses frames are manufactured and distributed by Inspecs, a reputable global eyewear supplier and official partner of Barbour. Inspecs is a trusted distributor which represents other premium lifestyle brands including Radley,Superdry,O’Neill and more.
As the chosen IE distribution service for Barbour optical frames, Inspecs provides authentic Barbour glasses frames to retailers, opticians and stockists across Ireland and beyond.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are Barbour glasses frames sustainable?
With strong roots in country living and co-existing with the natural world, it may be unsurprising that Barbour has produced a full range of sustainable glasses frames for its most recent collections.
Barbour frames stocked by Feel Good Contacts are made from sustainable bio-based plastic that can be biodegraded using a catalyst in a lab. As such, Barbour and Feel Good Contacts support a circular economy and encourage customers to dispose of consumer waste mindfully and responsibly.
Who wears Barbour eyewear?
Barbour is a timeless brand that has escaped the parameters of fashion and will always be in style. It is a familiar and accessible brand that has become a favourite for a number of celebrities, influencers and high-profile individuals in the media. Barbour men’s glasses frames and women’s glasses frames have quickly become an Irish style staple.
Women’s Barbour glasses
From Lily Allen to the Queen of England, Barbour has become a permanent fixture in the wardrobes of many iconic women. Barbour glasses frames have become a popular option for women’s glasses frames as versatile, wearable and appropriate for any type of modern woman.
Barbour’s glasses collections cater for all occasions, but usually fit closer to the casual category. Those who have been seen out wearing Barbour attire include original influencers Alexa Chung and Kate Moss.
Men’s Barbour glasses
The iconic Barbour jacket has become synonymous with cis masculine style over the years. Barbour men’s eyewear is catching up in popularity. With plenty of variety, the brand has some gender-fluid qualities too. So, men from all subcultures and style preferences can enjoy Barbour’s aesthetic, especially now with the brand’s collection of men’s glasses frames.
Recognisable fans of Barbour style include Guy Ritchie, Alex James (from Blur), Alex Turner (of the Arctic Monkeys) as well as football hero David Beckham. To follow the trend, add a pair of iconic Barbour spectacles to frame your everyday look.
Where can I buy Barbour glasses frames in Ireland?
Irish stockists of Barbour glasses include a number of online and high street retailers as well as boutique opticians and eyecare clinics. At Feel Good Contacts, we stock the authentic Barbour frames, which are produced by the brand’s manufacturing and distribution partner Inspecs. However, fakes are available on the market which do not offer the same great quality as Barbour originals.
Can I get prescription lenses in Barbour glasses frames?
All Barbour glasses frames are available to purchase from Feel Good Contacts as prescription glasses. Our lenses cater for a wide variety of powers and prescription types, including from myopia,hyperopia,presbyopia and astigmatism.
Our non-prescription glasses also offer solutions which can help with a number of lifestyle eye problems such as light consumptions from the sun and digital devices.
Not all Barbour glasses frames come with extra features like UV protection, anti-glare or anti-scratch coatings included.
Barbour glasses frames are available to buy as frames-only at Feel Good Contacts, so you can either select the lenses you want at the checkout or buy the frame style you like without lenses included so you can decide which coatings you want at a later date.
At Feel Good Contacts, we include great quality standard prescription lenses with a scratch-resistant coating free of charge with every glasses frame you purchase. You can easily upgrade your lenses at the checkout, choosing from our extensive selection of lens materials, treatments, coatings and more. For stronger prescriptions, it might be necessary to purchase one of our thinner lens packages which come with anti-reflection and UV filters included.
The full range of additional lens features available to buy with Barbour glasses frames includes:
Plano (non-prescription/0 power) clear fashion lenses
What is the warranty on Barbour glasses at Feel Good Contacts?
All glasses frames at Feel Good Contacts come with a no dispute returns policy if you are unhappy with the product and it is unused. Within the policy, Feel Good Contacts offers 100% refund or exchange.
If there is a problem with the frame after it has been used and loved, we offer a 12 month warranty with every glasses and sunglasses frame purchased at Feel Good Contacts.