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The Sunglasses of Mad Men


Mad Men Season 7: The End Begins “And while Matthew Weiner, that scrivener djinn, is known for his attention to period detail – the Eames chairs, the silver-rimmed lowball glasses, etc. – your correspondent has always been most interested in the one mid-century prop every Angeleno can appreciate: The sunglasses, man. The sunglasses.” Reuben Brody […]

John Slattery as Roger Sterling wearing the Old Focals Icon frame.

Roger Sterling: An icon of eyewear


With his three-piece suits, coiffure of silver hair and his hard-partying lifestyle Roger Sterling is viewed by many Mad Men fans as an iconic character. One of the founding partners at Sterling, Cooper, Draper, Pryce — the advertising firm in AMC’s hit series — Sterling is one of the most distinguished characters in the show, […]

Mad Men's Harry Crane Wearing The Straightman

Don Draper, Harry Crane: Whose Mad Men Glasses fit you best?


Don Draper and Harry Crane. The two most different characters on AMC’s “Mad Men“ are also, perhaps, the two most complex. As the series progresses we learn more and more about Draper, his past and his persona. Crane’s character, however, becomes more and more muddled. Crane began the series as the lone good guy in […]